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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 108 new and published books in the subject of Health and Safety — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Anthropology and Risk

    By Asa Boholm

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Occupational Safety and Hygiene III

    Edited by Pedro M. Arezes, João Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo

    The papers published in Occupational Safety and Hygiene III cover the following topics:- Occupational safety- Risk assessment- Safety management- Ergonomics- Management systems- Environmental ergonomics- Physical environments- Construction safety, and- Human factors.The contributions are based on...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Do the Right Thing

    The Practical Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility

    By Stephen Asbury, Richard Ball

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901-357-42-7 'Corporate social responsibility' has been around as a recognised discipline for decades - but how many people really understand what it's all about, and how it can benefit their business? Do the right thing is unlike any other book on this complex...

    Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Easy Guide to Health and Safety

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Hughes, Liz Hughes

    Do you need to get to grips with health and safety principles but don’t have time to wade through reams of legislation and guidance? Do you need practical step-by-step guidance on health and safety issues for your small business? Then this is the book for you. Building on the success of the first...

    Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Disasters

    Learning the Lessons for a Safer World

    By David Eves

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901357-46-5 Disasters: learning the lessons for a safer world is both a tribute to the victims of past safety failures and a warning against complacency and cutting corners today. It also recognises the achievements of health and safety professionals and others in...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Introduction to Construction Management

    By Fred Sherratt

    Management in the construction industry is a complex task, with team members often undertaking hazardous work, complying with stacks of regulations and legal requirements, and under the constant threat of plans going awry, however there is no need for all construction management textbooks to be so...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Ergonomics in Action

    A Practical Guide for the Workplace

    By Celine McKeown

    This is a reprint of 978-0-901357-47-2 Ergonomics in action: a practical guide for the workplace is a no-nonsense introduction to the principles of workplace ergonomics. The book is very user-friendly and written in a clear, jargon-free style, and gives straightforward explanations and practical...

    Published December 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. An Introduction to Health and Safety Law

    A Student Reference

    By David Branson

    An Introduction to Health and Safety Law provides a clear, concise overview of health and safety law in the United Kingdom. With reference to the European Union, this book discusses criminal and civil liability at length to provide a clear understanding of this area of law which has been subject to...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Common Sense Guide to Health and Safety for the Medical Professional

    By Subash Ludhra

    Series: Common Sense Guides to Health and Safety

    An essential and short guide for employees within the medical profession / care sector who need to know more about health and safety, from nurses, dentists and doctors, to care home managers, care workers, administrative staff and anyone else working within the medical / care sector. Whether it’s...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Introduction to Oil and Gas Operational Safety

    Revision Guide for the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety

    By Wise Global Training Ltd

    This companion to Introduction to Oil and Gas Operational Safety will help you to prepare for the written assessment of the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety. Aligned directly to the NEBOSH syllabus, this revision guide includes learning outcomes and...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge