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Human Safety and Risk Management: A Psychological Perspective, Third Edition

3rd Edition

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A. Ian Glendon, Sharon Clarke
October 22, 2015

The third edition of a bestseller, Human Safety and Risk Management: A Psychological Perspective incorporates a decade of new research and development to provide you with a comprehensive and contemporary guide to the psychology of risk and workplace safety. A major enhancement is reflected in the ne...

Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide

2nd Edition

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W. David Yates
February 24, 2015

While there are numerous technical resources available, often you have to search through a plethora of them to find the information you use on a daily basis. And maintaining a library suitable for a comprehensive practice can become quite costly. The new edition of a bestseller, Safety Professional'...

The Design, Implementation, and Audit of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

1st Edition

Ron C. McKinnon
December 02, 2019

This book covers the design, implementation, and auditing of structured occupational health and safety management systems (SMS), sometimes referred to as safety programs. Every workplace has a form of SMS in place as required by safety regulations and laws. The Design, Implementation, and Audit of...

Writing and Designing Manuals and Warnings, Fifth Edition

5th Edition

Patricia A. Robinson
November 28, 2019

Technology is changing the way we do business, the way we communicate with each other, and the way we learn. This new edition is intended to help technical writers, graphic artists, engineers, and others who are charged with producing product documentation in the rapidly changing technological...

Risk-Led Safety: Evidence-Driven Management, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Duncan Spencer, Chris Jerman
November 25, 2019

Pressure from consultants, insurers, trainers or those supporting National & International Standards seem to create the feeling that somehow you haven’t done enough to ensure people are safe yet. Of course, they have vested interest in trying to sell you solutions that you may not necessarily...

Occupational Ergonomics: Theory and Applications, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Amit Bhattacharya, James D. McGlothlin
November 22, 2019

In the fifteen years since the publication of Occupational Ergonomics: Theory and Applications significant advances have been made in this field. These advances include understanding the impact of ageing and obesity on workplace, the role of ergonomics in promoting healthy workplaces and...

A Guide to Active Working in the Modern Office: Homo Sedens in the 21st Century

1st Edition

Robert Bridger
October 22, 2019

This is a short guide on sit-stand working in the office. It reviews the research on sitting and standing at work from the 1950s to present and provides guidance for specialists, therapists, practitioners, and managers. The book is illustrated with many photos and figures, provides guidance for...

The Art of Safety Auditing: A Tutorial for Regulators

1st Edition

Sasho Andonov
September 30, 2019

The Art of Safety Auditing: A Tutorial for Regulators provides the theory and practice of auditing safety management systems implemented by the companies in risk industries. With his extensive knowledge and experiences in quality and safety, Sasho Andonov provides the tools to fill the gap in...

Mine Safety Science and Engineering: Health and Disaster Management

1st Edition

Debi Prasad Tripathy
September 12, 2019

In Mining Engineering operations, mines act as sources of constant danger and risk to the miners and may result in disasters unless mining is done with safety legislations and practices in place. Mine safety engineers promote and enforce mine safety and health by complying with the established...

Reliability Data on Fire Sprinkler Systems: Collection, Analysis, Presentation, and Validation

1st Edition

Arnstein Fedøy, Ajit Kumar Verma
September 11, 2019

This book covers fire and extinguishing theory and reliability theory and how to validate any survey within the field of engineering. It’s based on a year’s study of historical literature, using critical review and document analysis. It covers how data is collected, analyzed, and presented. It...

Security Management for Occupational Safety

1st Edition

Michael Land
September 05, 2019

How far would or should you go to feel secure? While everyone wants safety and security, the measures to achieve it are often viewed of as intrusive, unwanted, a hassle, and limiting to personal and professional freedoms. Yet, when an incident occurs, we can never have enough security. Security...

A Practical Guide to the Safety Profession: The Relentless Pursuit

1st Edition

Jason A. Maldonado
September 04, 2019

A Practical Guide to the Safety Profession: The Relentless Pursuit will help reshape the way we talk about safety, prompt action, and engage workers from all levels of an organization. The book includes real-life experiences and characters that are relatable to anyone who has worked in the safety...

Safety Science Research: Evolution, Challenges and New Directions

1st Edition

Jean-Christophe Le Coze
August 19, 2019

Safety Science Research: Evolution, Challenges and New Directions provides a unique perspective into the latest developments of safety science by putting together, for the first time, a new generation of authors with some of the pioneers of the field. Forty years ago, research traditions were...

Ergonomics for Children: Designing products and places for toddler to teens

1st Edition

Rani Lueder, Valerie J. Berg Rice
July 25, 2019

Providing guidance on a broad range of issues for young children and adolescents, Ergonomics for Children: Designing Products and Places for Toddlers to Teens give you a deep understanding of how children develop and how these developmental changes can influence the design of products and places...

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