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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 170 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. 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 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. 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 15th 2014 by Productivity Press

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Physical Security and Safety

    A Field Guide for the Practitioner

    Edited by Truett A. Ricks, Bobby E. Ricks, Jeffrey Dingle

    Series: Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

    How-To Guide Written By Practicing Professionals Physical Security and Safety: A Field Guide for the Practitioner introduces the basic principles of safety in the workplace, and effectively addresses the needs of the responsible security practitioner. This book provides essential knowledge on the...

    Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Electrical Safety

    Systems, Sustainability, and Stewardship

    Edited by Martha J. Boss, Gayle Nicoll

    Learn How to Implement Safety Codes and Regulations Effectively A number of electrical fatalities and injuries that occur each year can be overcome by a thorough understanding of electrical concepts. Yet due to the complexity of regulatory requirements, many safety professionals may not be fully...

    Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Constructive Ergonomics

    Edited by Pierre Falzon

    The goal for ergonomics has always been to adapt work, work environments, and machines to humans. But is this goal still sufficient? Does it satisfy the needs of the individual or of societies and organizations as they operate now? Constructive Ergonomics provides an answer to these questions....

    Published September 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Safety and Reliability: Methodology and Applications

    Edited by Tomasz Nowakowski, Marek Młyńczak, Anna Jodejko-Pietruczuk, Sylwia Werbińska-Wojciechowska

    Within the last fifty years the performance requirements for technical objects and systems were supplemented with: customer expectations (quality), abilities to prevent the loss of the object properties in operation time (reliability and maintainability), protection against the effects of...

    Published September 1st 2014 by CRC Press