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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 173 new and published books in the subject of Health & Safety — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Robot System Reliability and Safety

    A Modern Approach

    By B.S. Dhillon

    As robots are used more and more to perform a variety of tasks in a range of fields, it is imperative to make the robots as reliable and safe as possible. Yet no book currently covers robot reliability and safety within one framework. Robot System Reliability and Safety: A Modern Approach presents...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2015

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, Daventry, Northamptonshire, UK, 13-16 April 2015

    Edited by Sarah Sharples, Steven Shorrock, Patrick Waterson

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    Ergonomics and human factors is the discipline concerned with the application of scientifc knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments. This book presents the proceedings of the international conference, Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, the 29th year in...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide, Second Edition

    By W. David Yates

    While there are numerous technical resources available, often you have to search through a plethora of them to find the information you use on a daily basis. And maintaining a library suitable for a comprehensive practice can become quite costly. The new edition of a bestseller, Safety...

    Published February 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. New Ergonomics Perspective

    Selected papers of the 10th Pan-Pacific Conference on Ergonomics, Tokyo, Japan, 25-28 August 2014

    Edited by Sakae Yamamoto, Masahiro Shibuya, Hiroyuki Izumi, Yuh-Chuan Shih, Chiuhsiang Joe Lin, Hyeon-Kyo Lim

    New Ergonomics Perspective represents a selection of the papers presented at the 10th Pan-Pacifi c Conference on Ergonomics (PPCOE), held in Tokyo, Japan, August 25-28, 2014.The first Pan-Pacific Conference on Occupational Ergonomics was held in 1990 at the University of Occupational and...

    Published January 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel

    An Organizational Guide to Achieving Results

    By James T. Tweedy, MS, CHSP, CPSO, CHEP

    Nursing personnel play an integral role in healthcare and medical delivery organizations. Nurses not only work to keep patients safe, but must also contend with a number of safety and health risks. Illustrating the occupational risks nurses face, Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel: An...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Productivity Press

  6. System Safety Engineering and Risk Assessment

    A Practical Approach, Second Edition

    By Nicholas J. Bahr

    We all know that safety should be an integral part of the systems that we build and operate. The public demands that they are protected from accidents, yet industry and government do not always know how to reach this common goal. This book gives engineers and managers working in companies and...

    Published December 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Lean Safety Gemba Walks

    A Methodology for Workforce Engagement and Culture Change

    By Robert B. Hafey

    A Lean Safety Gemba Walk is a walk through the work area (Gemba) that focuses on the continuous improvement of safety. When conducted in a respectful manner, by skilled facilitators, Safety Gemba Walks can have a dramatic long-lasting impact on the culture of a business. Lean Safety Gemba Walks: A...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Productivity Press

  8. Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patients Welfare

    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety (HEPS), Taipei, Taiwan, 23-26 June 2014

    Edited by Yuh-Chuan Shih, Sheau-Farn Max Liang

    Ergonomics is a human-centered discipline. This is particularly true for healthcare systems and patient safety where the human’s well-being will undergo critical impacts if solutions are not properly designed and practiced. Effective handling of these concerns involves knowledge from healthcare...

    Published November 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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

  10. Introduction to Oil and Gas Operational Safety

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

    By Wise Global Training Ltd

    Aligned directly to the NEBOSH syllabus, this book covers the breadth and depth of oil and gas operational safety. This book guides the reader through the principles of how to manage operational risks, carefully conveying a technical subject in a clear, concise manner that readers will find...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge