Unlike most books on this subject,
Productive Safety Management, described in this book, integrates
occupational health and safety, human resource management,
environmental management, and engineering to provide a
whole-business approach to effective safety management.
The book helps companies to reduce
and manage risk by providing, analyzing and improving systems in
place within the company.
It also looks at how external factors
can affect company decision making and provides a tool to make sure
that a health and safety management system is strategically aligned,
appropriately resourced, and that it maximizes employee commitment.
Chapters on human resource management
explore cultural issues and explain how to gain commitment to
The book has been written for
managers and supervisors working in hazardous industries, OHS
practitioners, undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Managers and supervisors working in hazardous industries, OHS
practitioners, university lecturers, undergraduate and post-graduate
students, management professionals and engineers.