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Document ID (ISN)57709
CIS number 92-439
ISBN(s) 0-442-00470-2
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ferry T.S.
Title Safety and health management planning
Bibliographic information Chapman and Hall Ltd., 2-6 Boundary Row, London SE1 8HN, United Kingdom, 1990. xv, 636p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Indexes. Price: GBP 47.00.
Abstract This book provides coverage of the safety and health management functions of middle and top management and the safety and health professional. It shows the senior manager how safety and health programming embraces profitable ways of operating effectiveness to achieve corporate goals. Main topics covered: safety and health management analysis techniques; cost reduction through safety and health management; developing effective operating policies; allocating safety and health responsibilities to different organisational levels; programme planning, development control and evaluation; legal and regulatory aspects of safety and health management in the United States.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; safety analysis; role of management; safety planning; plant safety organization
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; safety and health training; health programmes; responsibilities of employers; USA; legal aspects; ergonomics; computers; manuals; emergency organization; waste disposal; mental stress; women; safety programmes; accident investigation; plant health services; workmen's compensation; legislation; responsibilities of employees; safety engineering
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes