• Occupational Audiometry book cover

    Occupational Audiometry

    1st Edition

    By MaryAnne Maltby

    The EU Physical Agents Directive on Noise, which will be implemented into UK law in February 2006, will reduce noise action levels drastically. Under the new regulations, many more industries, which have so far not been associated with high noise levels such as restaurants and call centres, will…

    Paperback – 2005-09-12
    Routledge

  • Stress at Work book cover

    Stress at Work

    1st Edition

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Work-related stress and resulting sickness absence costs the UK economy about £3.7 billion every year (HSE research). In this jargon-free guide, Jeremy Stranks explains what stress is and what causes it, how people respond to stress and cope with it, how stress can be evaluated and managed and what…

    Paperback – 2005-03-15
    Routledge

  • Managing Noise and Vibration at Work book cover

    Managing Noise and Vibration at Work

    1st Edition

    By Tim South

    New EU Physical Agents Directives on Noise and Vibration will be incorporated into UK law by February 2006. Explicit action levels for vibration will be introduced, while the action levels for noise will be drastically cut. In order to comply with these Directives, companies need to assess noise…

    Paperback – 2004-08-21
    Routledge

  • Buying Homes in Radon-Affected Areas: (BR 464) book cover

    Buying Homes in Radon-Affected Areas

    (BR 464), 1st Edition

    By Chris Scivyer

    This guide provides practical advice to anyone who is involved in the buying and selling of homes in areas affected by radon. It explains in simple terms what radon is, the health risks, where it is found, how to measure it and practical methods for reducing the risk from radon. It gives a…

    Paperback – 2004-02-14
    IHS BRE Press

  • The Blame Machine: Why Human Error Causes Accidents book cover

    The Blame Machine: Why Human Error Causes Accidents

    1st Edition

    By Robert Whittingham

    The Blame Machine describes how disasters and serious accidents result from recurring, but potentially avoidable, human errors. It shows how such errors are preventable because they result from defective systems within a company. From real incidents, you will be able to identify common causes of…

    Paperback – 2003-12-05
    Routledge

  • Tolley's Risk Assessment Workbook Series: Utilities book cover

    Tolley's Risk Assessment Workbook Series: Utilities

    1st Edition

    By Peter Ellis, Jaan Stanton

    Risk assessment is the key to successful management of health and safety at work. Risk assessments are carried out in order to quantify and evaluate the significance of workplace hazards so that appropriate control measures can be put in place.Usually, a written record of the assessment is required…

    Hardback – 2003-11-27
    Routledge

  • Tolley's Managing Stress in the Workplace book cover

    Tolley's Managing Stress in the Workplace

    1st Edition

    By Carole Spiers

    With one in five workers reported as having felt under extreme pressure at work, stress Is overtaking the common cold as the biggest cause of absence from work.Cases such as Walker v Northumberland County Council [1995] have put stress firmly on the workplace agenda. The HSE has established stress…

    Paperback – 2003-11-16
    Routledge

  • Tolley's Guide to Managing Employee Health book cover

    Tolley's Guide to Managing Employee Health

    1st Edition

    By Leslie Hawkins

    Work-related illness and injury is costing organisations in the UK up to £18 billion per year. As employers have statutory duties under both the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 with regard to occupational health, it is…

    Paperback – 2003-11-15
    Routledge

  • Productive Safety Management book cover

    Productive Safety Management

    1st Edition

    By Tania Mol

    Unlike most books on this subject, Productive Safety Management, described in this book, integrates occupational health and safety, human resource management, environmental management, and engineering to provide a whole-business approach to effective safety management.The book helps companies to…

    Paperback – 2003-10-10
    Routledge

  • Managing Tourist Health and Safety in the New Millennium book cover

    Managing Tourist Health and Safety in the New Millennium

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeff Wilks, J Stephen, F. Moore

    Managing Tourist Health is a seminal study which combines a range of state of the art reviews of the issues facing tourism managers and professionals in the fast growing area of tourist health and safety. An international range of contributors, each a specialist in their chosen field, have written…

    Hardback – 2003-06-04
    Routledge

  • Dictionary of Environmental Health book cover

    Dictionary of Environmental Health

    1st Edition

    By David Worthington

    Coming from the people who brought you Clay's Handbook of Environmental Health, the Dictionary of Environmental Health will provide a one stop reference to over 3,000 common, and not so common terms, concepts, abbreviations, acronyms and a wealth of supporting data no longer found in most reference…

    Hardback – 2002-11-28
    Routledge
    Clay’s Library of Health and the Environment

  • Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms book cover

    Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms

    1st Edition

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms provides instant information to readers on a range of key terms used in health and safety at work. The book, produced in A-Z format, incorporates the principal legal, technical and practical terms derived from statutes, regulations, approved codes, case law and…

    Paperback – 2002-04-03
    Routledge

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