Occupational Safety and Health: For Technologists, Engineers, and Managers (Global Edition) 8/E ePDF

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Goetsch, DL


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This comprehensive, extensively updated text covers all aspects of occupational safety and health in today's global workplace. A major revision, Occupational Safety and Health: For Technologists, Engineers, and Managers eighth edition presents new and revised regulations, emerging approaches and trends, updated statistics, and other new material of significant importance to students and practitioners in the field. Dozens of new topics covered include:
  • ROI for safety/health investments;
  • Heinrich's theory;
  • Worker's Compensation lawsuits;
  • Fall protection;
  • Hard hat ratings;
  • PPE for cold work environments;
  • Indoor air quality investigations;
  • Fungal growth assessment;
  • Nanoscale materials; and
  • Noise reduction ratings.
Clear, up-to-date and logically sequenced, this text begins with historical perspective and overview, then covers laws and regulations; human elements; hazard assessment, prevention, and control; and key management issues. Each chapter contains case studies to promote classroom discussion; at least one safety fact or myth designed to engage students; and review questions to test mastery and promote critical thinking.

This book will help technologists, engineers and managers quickly master today's best practices for occupational safety and health. It provides:
  • The most comprehensive coverage available, fully reflecting the field's latest trends: Thoroughly prepares students for current and future realities in the field of occupational safety and health.
  • Exceptional pedagogical features: Includes well-crafted chapter summaries, key terms and concepts, review questions and many boxed features.
  • Combination of theory and principles in realistic settings: Focuses on the new challenges of occupational safety and health in the global workplace.
This eBook is in ePDF format, which enables you to:
  • View the entire book offline on desktop or tablet;
  • Search for and highlight text; and
  • Add and edit personal notes directly in your eBook.
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Author(s) Goetsch, DL
Level/Grade Tertiary
Brand Pearson
Imprint Pearson
ISBN 9781292062167
Licence Perpetual licence
File type ePDF
Format Fixed layout
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