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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 96 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. Safety and Reliability: Methodology and Applications

    Edited by Tomasz Nowakowski, Marek Młyńczak, Anna Jodejko-Pietruczuk, Sylwia Werbińska-Wojciechowska

    Within the last fifty years the performance requirements for technical objects and systems were supplemented with: customer expectations (quality), abilities to prevent the loss of the object properties in operation time (reliability and maintainability), protection against the effects of...

    Published August 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Common Sense Guide to Health and Safety in Construction

    By Subash Ludhra

    Series: Common Sense Guides to Health and Safety

    An essential and short guide for employees who need to know more about health and safety within the construction industry without wanting to spend hours reading dozens of different documents. Whether it’s for use alongside a training course or simply to brush up on your knowledge, it’s perfect for...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Risk, Surprises and Black Swans

    Fundamental Ideas and Concepts in Risk Assessment and Risk Management

    By Terje Aven

    Risk, Surprises and Black Swans provides an in depth analysis of the risk concept with a focus on the critical link to knowledge; and the lack of knowledge, that risk and probability judgements are based on. Based on technical scientific research, this book presents a new perspective to help you...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Fire Safety and Risk Management

    for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management

    By Fire Protection Association

    This textbook is directly aligned to the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail. Each chapter guides the student through the syllabus with references to legal frameworks and guidelines. Images, tables, case studies and...

    Published August 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Professional Ethics for the Construction Industry

    By Rebecca Mirsky, John Schaufelberger

    Construction professionals have a range of demanding responsibilities; towards clients, their companies, and to abide by government regulations. It is understandable that busy practitioners could forget their ethical responsibilities in the face of these pressures, but...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Common Sense Guide to International Health and Safety

    By Subash Ludhra

    Series: Common Sense Guides to Health and Safety

    An essential and short guide for employees who need to know more about international health and safety without wanting to spend hours reading dozens of different documents. Whether it’s for use alongside a training course or simply to brush up on your knowledge, it’s perfect for equipping you with...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Protecting Seniors Against Environmental Disasters

    From Hazards and Vulnerability to Prevention and Resilience

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    The baby boom generation were born between 1946 and 1964 and are the largest population cohort in US history. They should number about 90 million by mid-century, more than doubling their current size. The massive increase in seniors and relative decline of those of working age in the US is mirrored...

    Published July 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Reflective Learning

    An essential tool for the self-development of health and safety practitioners

    By Teresa Budworth, Waddah Shihab Ghanem Al Hashemi

    Reflective Learning is the essential reference for health and safety practitioners wanting to develop their professional skills and practice. Whether you are a new practitioner looking to expand your knowledge or an experienced professional seeking to build on existing skills, this book is...

    Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Dynamic Risk Assessment

    The Practical Guide to Making Risk-Based Decisions with the 3-Level Risk Management Model

    By Stephen Asbury, Edmund Jacobs

    Dynamic Risk Assessment is the key tool to support a holistic risk management framework. This book aims to help employers, managers and staff alike to understand how they can effectively integrate dynamic risk assessment into business management processes and systems to improve safety. With tips,...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Disaster

    Investigating the Myth and Reality

    By The Independent Investigation on the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

    When the Nuclear Safety Commission in Japan reviewed safety-design guidelines for nuclear plants in 1990, the regulatory agency explicitly ruled out the need to consider prolonged AC power loss. In other words, nothing like the catastrophe at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station was...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge