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New and Published Books

  1. Human Factors in Lighting, Third Edition

    By Peter Robert Boyce

    The availability of electric lighting has changed the lives of people the world over, yet as a major user of electricity it has come under increasing scrutiny in recent years. This scrutiny has focused largely on the environmental consequences, with little consideration of the benefits of lighting....

    Published April 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2014

    Proceedings of the international conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2014, Southampton, UK, 7-10 April 2014

    Edited by Sarah Sharples, Steven Shorrock

    The broad and developing scope of human factors and ergonomics - the application of scientific knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments - has been illustrated for 28 years by the books which make up the Contemporary Ergonomics series. This book presents the...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Healthcare Hazard Control and Safety Management, Third Edition

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

    Comprehensive in scope, this totally revamped edition of a bestseller is the ideal desk reference for anyone tasked with hazard control and safety management in the healthcare industry. Presented in an easy-to-read format, Healthcare Hazard Control and Safety Management, Third Edition examines...

    Published March 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Laser Safety

    Tools and Training, Second Edition

    Edited by Ken Barat

    Series: Optical Science and Engineering

    New chapters and updates highlight the second edition of Laser Safety: Tools and Training. This text provides background information relating to lasers and laser safety, and examines the components of laser work and laser safety from a different perspective. Written by a working laser...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Fire Safety Management Handbook, Third Edition

    By Daniel E. Della-Giustina

    Safety managers today are required to go beyond compliance with the latest fire codes to implement proactive fire safety management programs that improve profitability. By reducing property loss insurance premiums and fostering an efficient work environment to help realize quality gains, safety...

    Published February 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Occupational Safety and Hygiene II

    Edited by Pedro Arezes, João. S. Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, Sergio A. Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo

    Occupational Safety and Hygiene II contains selected papers from the International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SHO2014, Guimarães, Portugal, 13-14 February 2014), which was organized by the Portuguese Society for Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SPOSHO). The contributions focus on...

    Published January 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Contractor Safety Management

    Edited by Gregory William Smith

    Contractor safety management is often seen as nothing more than a subset of general safety management in that no special consideration needs to be given to understanding the difficulties of the contract environment. This leaves contractors endlessly juggling competing and sometimes contradictory...

    Published December 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Eliminating Serious Injury and Death from Road Transport

    A Crisis of Complacency

    By Ian Ronald Johnston, Carlyn Muir, Eric William Howard

    Should we really accept road trauma as collateral damage from daily road use? Eliminating Serious Injury and Death from Road Transport: A Crisis of Complacency explores why societies and their elected leaders view traffic safety as a (relatively) minor problem. It examines the changes in the...

    Published December 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Hazardous Area Classification in Petroleum and Chemical Plants

    A Guide to Mitigating Risk

    By Alireza Bahadori

    Due to an increase in the wide-range of chemicals in petrochemical processing industries, as well as frequency of use, there has been a steady rise in flammability problems and other hazards. Hazardous Area Classification in Petroleum and Chemical Plants: A Guide to Mitigating Risk outlines the...

    Published December 8th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Crisis Management and Emergency Planning

    Preparing for Today's Challenges

    By Michael J. Fagel

    Emergency managers and officials have seen a tremendous increase in the planning responsibilities placed on their shoulders over the last decade. Crisis Management and Emergency Planning: Preparing for Today's Challenges supplies time-tested insights to help communities and organizations become...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by CRC Press