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New and Published Books

  1. Introduction to Crowd Science

    By G. Keith Still

    Demonstrates Real-World Case Studies from a Range of Event Sites Introduction to Crowd Science examines the growing rate of crowd-related accidents and incidents around the world. Using tools, methods, and worked examples gleaned from over 20 years of experience, this text provides an...

    Published June 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics

    Designing for Human Use, Second Edition

    By Neville A. Stanton, Mark S. Young, Catherine Harvey

    Packed with illustrations and practical examples, Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics: Designing for Human Use, Second Edition provides a concise introduction to ergonomics methods in a straightforward manner that helps you conduct an ergonomics analysis of a product in development. It details the...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Safety Differently

    Human Factors for a New Era, Second Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    The second edition of a bestseller, Safety Differently: Human Factors for a New Era is a complete update of Ten Questions About Human Error: A New View of Human Factors and System Safety. Today, the unrelenting pace of technology change and growth of complexity calls for a different kind of safety...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Workplace Safety and Health

    Assessing Current Practices and Promoting Change in the Profession

    By Thomas D Schneid

    Series: Occupational Safety and Health

    Are the tried and true safety practices still effective in the changing workplace? Is there a better way of safeguarding employees from accidents and injuries? In short, why do you perform the safety activities that you do on a daily basis and do they produce the results necessary to keep your...

    Published May 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Introduction to Risk and Failures

    Tools and Methodologies

    By D. H. Stamatis

    Risk is everywhere, in everything we do. Realizing this fact, we all must try to understand this "risk" and if possible to minimize it. This book expands the conversation beyond failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) techniques. While FMEA is indeed a powerful tool to forecast failures for both...

    Published May 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. 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

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    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 4th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Healthcare Hazard Control and Safety Management, Third Edition

    By James T. Tweedy

    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 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 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 7th 2014 by CRC Press