Design for Safety 1e (WebPDF)

Product Attributes

  • eBook
  • 9781485117896
  • 1st edition
  • 93 pages
  • 2015


Esterhuyzen, , E (Editor)


R 198.00

About this Publication:

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.

Contents Include:

Chapter 1 Characteristics and Qualities of a Successful Safety Practitioner
Chapter 2 Analyse and assess the Importance of Management’s Role in Safety
Chapter 3 Necessity, processes and implementation of risk assessment
Chapter 4 Necessity, Processes of Development and Implementation of Control                     Measures
Chapter 5 Personal Ownership of Safety as Cornerstone for Safety Excellence

Of Interest and Benefit to:

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.