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  1. Human Factors and Behavioural Safety

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Accidents and cases of occupational ill-health are commonly associated with aspects of human behaviour and the potential for human error. Human Factors and Behavioural Safety is not written for psychologists, but instead gives health and safety professionals and students a broad overview of human...

    Published April 3rd 2007 by Routledge

  2. Health and Safety Pocket Book

    By Jeremy Stranks, Jeremy Stranks

    The Health and Safety Pocket Book is a handy reference tool for practising health and safety professionals, auditors, managers, HR personnel, employee representatives and anyone with health and safety responsibilities.It is an essential compilation of guidance, data and checklists covering a wide...

    Published June 29th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Safety with Machinery

    2nd Edition

    By John Ridley, Dick Pearce

    John Ridley and Dick Pearce, both recognized specialists in machinery safety, guide the reader through the various standards, regulations and best practices relating to the safe design and use of machinery and show which standard is relevant for which type of machine. Safety with Machinery provides...

    Published December 11th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Occupational Audiometry

    By MaryAnne Maltby

    The EU Physical Agents Directive on Noise, which will be implemented into UK law in February 2006, will reduce noise action levels drastically. Under the new regulations, many more industries, which have so far not been associated with high noise levels such as restaurants and call centres, will...

    Published September 11th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Stress at Work

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Work-related stress and resulting sickness absence costs the UK economy about £3.7 billion every year (HSE research). In this jargon-free guide, Jeremy Stranks explains what stress is and what causes it, how people respond to stress and cope with it, how stress can be evaluated and managed and what...

    Published March 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Managing Noise and Vibration at Work

    By Tim South

    New EU Physical Agents Directives on Noise and Vibration will be incorporated into UK law by February 2006. Explicit action levels for vibration will be introduced, while the action levels for noise will be drastically cut. In order to comply with these Directives, companies need to assess noise...

    Published August 20th 2004 by Routledge

  7. The Blame Machine: Why Human Error Causes Accidents

    By Robert Whittingham

    The Blame Machine describes how disasters and serious accidents result from recurring, but potentially avoidable, human errors. It shows how such errors are preventable because they result from defective systems within a company. From real incidents, you will be able to identify common causes of...

    Published December 4th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Tolley's Risk Assessment Workbook Series: Retail

    By Jacqui Welham

    Risk assessment is the key to successful management of health and safety at work. Risk assessments are carried out in order to quantify and evaluate the significance of workplace hazards so that appropriate control measures can be put in place.Usually, a written record of the assessment is required...

    Published November 24th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Tolley's Managing Stress in the Workplace

    By Carole Spiers

    (then automatic feed into ATI Copy – External and Copy (Non-Technical/Reseller) – External)With one in five workers reported as having felt under extreme pressure at work, stress Is overtaking the common cold as the biggest cause of absence from work.Cases such as Walker v Northumberland County...

    Published November 15th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Tolley's Guide to Managing Employee Health

    By Leslie Hawkins

    Work-related illness and injury is costing organisations in the UK up to £18 billion per year. As employers have statutory duties under both the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 with regard to occupational health, it is...

    Published November 14th 2003 by Routledge