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New and Published Books

  1. Safety Management in a Competitive Business Environment

    By Juraj Sinay

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    Although often taken for granted, safety doesn’t just happen. It requires a deep understanding of the principles of safety culture that then must be applied in all of your actions. Safety Management in a Competitive Business Environment discusses the meaning of the culture of safety in all areas of...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Quality Management for Organizations Using Lean Six Sigma Techniques

    By Erick Jones

    The next step in the evolution of the organizational quality field, Lean Six Sigma (LSS) has come of age. However, many challenges to using LSS in lieu of, in conjunction with, or integrated with other quality initiatives remain. An update on the current focus of quality management, Quality...

    Published February 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Communication for Continuous Improvement Projects

    By Tina Agustiady

    Series: Industrial Innovation Series

    Manufacturing companies work endlessly to make process improvements, yet they are often hard to implement and even harder to sustain. The reason: companies often stumble when communicating why the methodologies are being used and how to sustain the improvements. Communication for Continuous...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Lean Systems

    Applications and Case Studies in Manufacturing, Service, and Healthcare

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Cudney, Sandra Furterer, David Dietrich

    Lean Systems: Applications and Case Studies in Manufacturing, Service, and Healthcare details the various Lean techniques and numerous real-world Lean projects drawn from a wide variety of manufacturing, healthcare, and service processes, demonstrating how to apply the Lean philosophy. The book...

    Published October 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Around the Patient Bed

    Human Factors and Safety in Health Care

    Edited by Yoel Donchin, Daniel Gopher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    The occurrence of failures and mistakes in health care, from primary care procedures to the complexities of the operating room, has become a hot-button issue with the general public and within the medical community. Around the Patient Bed: Human Factors and Safety in Health Care examines the...

    Published October 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to Statistical Process Control

    By Peihua Qiu

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    A major tool for quality control and management, statistical process control (SPC) monitors sequential processes, such as production lines and Internet traffic, to ensure that they work stably and satisfactorily. Along with covering traditional methods, Introduction to Statistical Process Control...

    Published October 13th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Equivalence and Noninferiority Tests for Quality, Manufacturing and Test Engineers

    By Scott Pardo

    In engineering and quality control, various situations, including process validation and design verification, require equivalence and noninferiority tests. Equivalence and Noninferiority Tests for Quality, Manufacturing and Test Engineers presents methods for using validation and verification test...

    Published September 18th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Kamishibai Boards

    A Lean Visual Management System That Supports Layered Audits

    By Joseph Niederstadt

    Part of the Toyota Production System, Kamishibai boards are simple and flexible visual controls for performing audits within a manufacturing process. When used properly, they are powerful tools for performing, managing, and auditing tasks of specific duties.Kamishibai Boards: A Lean Visual...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Productivity Press

  9. Designing Complex Products with Systems Engineering Processes and Techniques

    By Vivek D. Bhise

    This book looks at how to design complex products that have many components with intricate relationships and requirements. It also discusses how to manage processes involved in their lifecycle, from concept generation to disposal, with the objectives of increasing customer satisfaction, quality,...

    Published August 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  10. The Pocket Guide to the Baldrige Award Criteria (5-Pack), 17th Edition

    By Mark Graham Brown

    Updated yearly to match changing requirements, this guide is designed to help you understand the criteria for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige criteria are being used by thousands of organizations around the world to evaluate their progress toward becoming the best in their...

    Published June 9th 2013 by Productivity Press