• Transformative Propaganda: Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council book cover

    Transformative Propaganda

    Opening the Archives of the British Safety Council, 1st Edition

    By Mike Esbester

    What do seat belts, life jackets and anti-jack knife technology have in common? They were all the subjects of campaigns run by the British Safety Council since its inception in 1957. James Tye, its charismatic founder and leader for nearly 40 years, created the British Safety Council to bring about…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California book cover

    Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

    1st Edition

    By Jesse M. Keenan

    This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the unchartered waters of investing in climate change adaptation and resilience. This book serves not only as a resource guide for identifying potential funding sources but also as a roadmap for asset…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Organised Wellbeing: Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence book cover

    Organised Wellbeing

    Proven and Practical Lessons from Safety Excellence, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Marsh, Louise Ward

    Wellbeing is now at the top of almost everyone’s agenda and many technical books have been published on the topic. More than that, an ever-increasing number of organisations are understanding that getting wellbeing right is a win-win that can boost profits or simply make sustainability…

    Paperback – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • 101 Case Studies in Construction Management book cover

    101 Case Studies in Construction Management

    1st Edition

    By Len Holm

    This book provides 101 real-life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case studies from real jobsites that cover organization,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Delivering Resilient Health Care book cover

    Delivering Resilient Health Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Hollnagel, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears

    Health care is under tremendous pressure regarding efficiency, safety, and economic viability. It has responded by adopting techniques that have been useful in other industries, such as quality management, lean production, and high reliability – although with limited, and all-too-often…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety Management: An Alternative Approach to Reducing Accidents, Injury and Illness at Work book cover

    Health and Safety Management

    An Alternative Approach to Reducing Accidents, Injury and Illness at Work, 1st Edition

    By John White

    At a time when our knowledge and understanding of health and safety at work is at its highest, statistics show that ongoing improvements in accident rates and time taken off work due to injury and ill-health are stagnating. Alongside the fact that around 80% of accidents can be attributed to human…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    CRC Press

  • Food Safety and Inspection: An Introduction book cover

    Food Safety and Inspection

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Madeleine Smith

    The process of food inspection relies on an inspector's understanding of the intrinsic hazards associated with individual foods. Whereas spoilage can usually be determined through a simple organoleptic assessment, the judgment of whether a food is fit for human consumption requires an evaluation of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • Naked Safety: Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World book cover

    Naked Safety

    Exploring The Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Sharman

    Workplace safety has never been seen as sexy, clever or cool. Fraught with legislative hurdles, ambiguous policy and complex procedures, despite its alleged importance safety has lost its way. For many organisations safety is seen as burdensome and bureaucratic and has become little more than…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Fixed Offshore Platforms:Structural Design for Fire Resistance book cover

    Fixed Offshore Platforms:Structural Design for Fire Resistance

    1st Edition

    By Mavis Sika Okyere

    This book examines the fire-resistant design of fixed offshore platforms. It describes the required loading, load combinations, strength and stability checks for structural elements. It also explains the design of tubular joints, fatigue analysis, dynamic analysis, and impact analysis, Fire…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    CRC Press

  • Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster book cover

    Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mitsuo Yamakawa, Daisaku Yamamoto

    The Fukushima disaster continues to appear in national newspapers when there is another leakage of radiation-contaminated water, evacuation designations are changed, or major compensation issues arise and so remains far from over. However, after five years, attention and research towards the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Environmental Health and Housing: Issues for Public Health book cover

    Environmental Health and Housing

    Issues for Public Health, 2nd Edition

    By Jill Stewart, Zena Lynch

    The second edition of Environmental Health and Housing has been completely updated to cover the contemporary issues in public health that have emerged in recent years. With a theory and practice approach to public health, this edition focuses more on population health, health protection and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge

  • Siting Noxious Facilities: Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments book cover

    Siting Noxious Facilities

    Integrating Location Economics and Risk Analysis to Protect Environmental Health and Investments, 1st Edition

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Siting Noxious Facilities explains and illustrates processes and criteria used to site noxious manufacturing and waste management facilities. It proposes a framework that integrates economic location analysis and risk analysis, emphasizing the reduction of uncertainty. This book begins by…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

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