Health and Safety at Work by Jeremy W. Stranks
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Health and Safety at Work
By Jeremy W. Stranks

Health and Safety at Work

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Health and Safety at Work by Jeremy W. Stranks

Book Description

Health and Safety at Work: Key Terms provides instant information to readers on a range of key terms used in health and safety at work. The book, produced in A-Z format, incorporates the principal legal, technical and practical terms derived from statutes, regulations, approved codes, case law and other appropriate publications. As such, it will be of particular use to health and safety practitioners, those studying for degrees in occupational health and safety and courses run by NEBOSH, and those engaged in enforcement activities, such as Health and Safety Executive inspectors, environmental health officers and fire protection officers. The key terms referenced and explained include: accident statistics; absolute duties; distance guard; noise-induced hearing loss; oxidising classifications; relevant statutory provisions.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780750654463
ISBN-10: 0750654465
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 11mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 3-Apr-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Human Factors and Behavioural Safety by Jeremy W. Stranks Human Factors and Behavioural Safety, Paperback (April 2007)

Accidents and cases of occupational ill-health are commonly associated with aspects of human behaviour and the potential for human error. This book gives health and safety professionals and students an overview of human factors and those aspects of human behaviour which have a direct effect on health and safety performance within organisations.

Health and Safety Pocket Book by Jeremy W. Stranks Health and Safety Pocket Book, Paperback (June 2006)

Suitable for practising health and safety professionals, auditors, managers, HR personnel, employee representatives and those with health and safety responsibilities, this book offers a compilation of guidance, data and checklists covering a wide range of health and safety topics, supported by key glossary terms.

Stress at Work by Jeremy W. Stranks Stress at Work, Paperback (March 2005)

Explains what stress is and what causes it, how people respond to stress and cope with it, how stress can be evaluated and managed and what employers legal responsibilities are. This book also shows how to deal with a range of stress-creating workplace situations. It is intended for managers, HR professionals and safety reps.

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Author Biography - Jeremy W. Stranks

After training as a Public Health inspector, Jeremy Stranks worked as an inspector in Coventry and Rugby for 8 years. He then went on to work as Regional Health Inspector for the Occupational Health and Hygiene Service of Ranks Hovis McDougall Limited. After completing an MSc in Occupational Safety and Hygiene at Aston University Birmingham he became Chief Health & Safety Adviser for the Milk Marketing Board and later for Dairy Crest Limited. In 1990, Jeremy founded Safety and Hygiene Consultants, a management consultancy who provides occupational health, safety and food hygiene advice and training and monitors and documents clients' health and safety procedures. Jeremy was a founding member of the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) and a Moderator and Chief Examiner for the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health. He has spoken at numerous conferences and has written many books on Health and Safety. He is a lecturer for a range of Health and Safety training organisations and is running stress management courses for his clients.

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