Safety risk assessment and the development and implementation of control measures are the cornerstones of safety management theory and practice.In Design for Safety, these topics are explored by looking at the roles played by the safety professional. Safety excellence is also examined through the leadership role played by managers who take personal ownership of safety.
Readers will appreciate the features that make this book a valuable learning resource, namely:
• clearly defined learning outcomes at the start of each chapter• self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter• examples relevant to the South African business environment.
Chapter 1 Characteristics and Qualities of a Successful Safety PractitionerChapter 2 Analyse and assess the Importance of Management’s Role in SafetyChapter 3 Necessity, processes and implementation of risk assessmentChapter 4 Necessity, Processes of Development and Implementation of Control MeasuresChapter 5 Personal Ownership of Safety as Cornerstone for Safety Excellence
Design for Safety is a comprehensive text for safety management and business management students. Business owners, safety officers and other safety practitioners will also find it useful, especially when designing safety programmes for their own or client companies.