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  1. Public Safety and Risk Assessment

    Improving Decision Making

    By David J. Ball, Laurence Ball-King

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    This book aims to encourage a more reflective, multidisciplinary approach to public safety, and the 'reenfranchisement' of those affected by this new phenomenon. Over the past decade health and safety has become a major issue of public interest. There are countless stories of health and safety...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Disasters: Learning the Lessons for a Safer World

    By David Eves

    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 learning the lessons of past mistakes. As...

    Published March 1st 2010 by Routledge

  3. Health and Safety: Risk Management

    By Tony Boyle

    This is a reprint of 978-0-901357-41-0 Health and Safety: risk management is the clearest and most comprehensive book on risk management available today. The fully revised and redesigned third edition incorporates the latest developments in legislation, best practice, British Standards and...

    Published August 31st 2008 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to Fire Safety Management

    By Andrew Furness, Martin Muckett

    Andrew Furness and Martin Muckett give an introduction to all areas of fire safety management, including the legal framework, causes and prevention of fire and explosions, fire protection measures, fire risk assessment, and fire investigation. Fire safety is not treated as an isolated area but...

    Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Tolley's Workplace Accident Handbook

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Mark Tyler

    Occupational safety and health management theory is now rightly focused on pro-activity, risk assessment and management. But it remains important that organizations know what they need to do when accidents happen, both to comply with legislation and to extract all the information from the incident...

    Published May 17th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Risk Analysis in Building Fire Safety Engineering

    By A. Hasofer, V.R. Beck, I.D. Bennetts

    This book bridges the gap between risk assessment and fire safety engineering like few other resources. As all required knowledge for Probability and Statistics for Fire Engineering is included in the preliminary chapters, the book is suitable for teaching Fire Engineering components in a wide...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Tolley's Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Management

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Tony Moore, Raj Lakha

    The Civil Contingencies Act 2004 modernised the UK’s approach to disaster and emergency management, taking into account the kinds of threats the country faces in the 21st century, including terrorist threats and threats to the environment. This third edition of the Tolley’s Handbook of Disaster and...

    Published October 12th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Tolley's Practical Risk Assessment Handbook

    5th Edition

    By Mike Bateman

    Risk assessment has become the backbone of health and safety management in the UK and elsewhere. Employers have a legal duty to prove that risk assessments have been carried out and to ensure that appropriate precautions have been implemented.Mike Bateman demystifies the risk assessment process and...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. 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 12th 2005 by Routledge

  10. 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 12th 2005 by Routledge