• The Safety Anarchist: Relying on human expertise and innovation, reducing bureaucracy and compliance book cover

    The Safety Anarchist

    Relying on human expertise and innovation, reducing bureaucracy and compliance, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    Work has never been as safe as it seems today. Safety has also never been as bureaucratized as it is today. Over the past two decades, the number of safety rules and statutes has exploded, and organizations themselves are creating ever more internal compliance requirements. At the same time,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge

  • Contractor Health and Safety Compliance for Small to Medium-Sized Construction Companies book cover

    Contractor Health and Safety Compliance for Small to Medium-Sized Construction Companies

    1st Edition

    By Zakari Mustapha, Clinton Aigbavboa, Wellington Thwala

    This book explores the formation of small and medium-sized construction company's (SME) compliance with health and safety issues in developing countries. Little has been written about the formation of SME contractors' health and safety compliance for developing countries, especially, in the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Environment, Health and Safety Governance and Leadership: The Making of High Reliability Organizations book cover

    Environment, Health and Safety Governance and Leadership

    The Making of High Reliability Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Waddah S. Ghanem Al Hashmi

    Environment, health and safety (EHS) management has become increasingly important in the past 10 years, especially within high risk and high reliability organizations. EHS is driven from the top of an organization, and whilst there has been much research on the subject of EHS leadership, there is…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge

  • Construction Quality Management: Principles and Practice book cover

    Construction Quality Management

    Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Howarth, David Greenwood

    Quality management is essential for facilitating the competitiveness of modern day commercial organisations. Excellence in quality management is a requisite for construction organisations who seek to remain competitive and successful. The challenges presented by competitive construction markets and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge

  • Prevention of Accidents at Work: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work (WOS 2017), October 3-6, 2017, Prague, Czech Republic book cover

    Prevention of Accidents at Work

    Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work (WOS 2017), October 3-6, 2017, Prague, Czech Republic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ales Bernatik, Lucie Kocurkova, Kirsten Jørgensen

    Prevention of Accidents at Work collects papers presented at the 9th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work (WOS 2017) held in Prague, Czech Republic, on October 3-6, 2017, organized by the VSB-Technical University of Ostrava. The conference on current issues within…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18
    CRC Press

  • Risk and Hazard Management for Festivals and Events book cover

    Risk and Hazard Management for Festivals and Events

    1st Edition

    By Peter Wynn-Moylan

    Events of all types are produced every day for all manner of purposes, attracting all sorts of people. To provide a safe and secure setting in which people gather is imperative. Event risk and hazard management must be fully integrated into all event plans and throughout the event management…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • Simplicity in Safety Investigations: A Practitioner's Guide to Applying Safety Science book cover

    Simplicity in Safety Investigations

    A Practitioner's Guide to Applying Safety Science, 1st Edition

    By Ian Long

    This innovative book aims to bring the science of safety into a simple and practical approach to investigating workplace incidents. As a basis, it uses the ideas of some of the great safety science thinkers of our time. These include Sidney Dekker, Todd Conklin, Erik Hollnagel, Daniel Kahneman,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Applications of Fire Engineering: Proceedings of the International Conference of Applications of Structural Fire Engineering (ASFE 2017), September 7-8, 2017, Manchester, United Kingdom book cover

    Applications of Fire Engineering

    Proceedings of the International Conference of Applications of Structural Fire Engineering (ASFE 2017), September 7-8, 2017, Manchester, United Kingdom, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Gillie, Yong Wang

    This book holds the proceedings of the Conference on Applications of Structural Fire Engineering (ASFE 2017), held on September 7-8, 2017, in Manchester, UK. The ASFE’17 conference will be the next in a series (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015) of successful conferences that aim to bring together experts and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Management Revision Guide: For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management book cover

    Environmental Management Revision Guide

    For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Backhouse

    The Environmental Management Revision Guide: For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management is the perfect revision aid for students preparing to take their NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management. As well as being a handy companion volume to Brian Waters’ NEBOSH-endorsed textbook…

    Paperback – 2017-09-04
    Routledge

  • The Fearless World of Professional Safety in the 21st Century book cover

    The Fearless World of Professional Safety in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Scott Gesinger

    Professional safety is in danger of extinction. Safety professionals have become complacent and unfocused, ignorantly relying on an 80-year-old paradigm. Lazy gimmicks are substituted for the hierarchy of controls meant to be the foundation of the profession. A $10,000 investment in posters makes…

    Paperback – 2017-08-30
    Routledge

  • Valuing People in Construction book cover

    Valuing People in Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fidelis Emuze, John Smallwood

    Valuing People in Construction provides contemporary perspectives on the ‘glue’ that binds the construction process together; people. The book addresses people issues in the construction industry where behavioural outcomes impact upon business and project performance. The main proposition of the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management book cover

    Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management

    1st Edition

    By Helen Lingard, Steve Rowlinson

    With the increase in legislation and the drive for ever-greater efficiency and accountability, health and safety in construction is becoming an increasingly important subject. This book covers the essential issues that apply specifically to construction projects, including the nature and causes of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

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