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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Productive Safety Management

    By Tania Mol

    Unlike most books on this subject, Productive Safety Management, described in this book, integrates occupational health and safety, human resource management, environmental management, and engineering to provide a whole-business approach to effective safety management.The book helps companies to...

    Published October 9th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms

    By Jeremy Stranks

    Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms provides instant information to readers on a range of key terms used in health and safety at work. The book, produced in A-Z format, incorporates the principal legal, technical and practical terms derived from statutes, regulations, approved codes, case law and...

    Published April 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  9. Risk Management: 10 Principles

    By Jacqueline Jeynes

    In the same way as the 4Ps of marketing are a fundamental principle of business theory, this book puts forward the 10Ps of Risk Management as a consistent and comprehensive approach to the subject. The 10Ps of Risk Management offers a holistic approach, bringing together all elements of risk...

    Published December 10th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Learning from Accidents

    3rd Edition

    By Trevor A. Kletz

    Review of previous edition:"Trevor Kletz's book makes an invaluable contribution to the systematic, professional and scientific approach to accident investigation". The Chemical Engineer Fully revised and updated, the third edition of Learning from Accidents provides more information on accident...

    Published July 17th 2001 by Routledge