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  • Safety and Health in Portsby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2005; US$ 30.00

    This essential code of practice, intended to replace both the second edition of the ILO Code of Practice on Safety and Health in Dock Work (1977) and the ILO Guide to Safety and Health in Dock Work (1976), provides valuable advice and assistance to all those charged with the management, operation, maintenance and development of ports and their safety. more...

  • Risk Reduction Methods for Occupational Safety and Healthby Roger C. Jensen

    Wiley 2012; US$ 78.95

    This book covers system safety methods related to occupational health and safety. It argues for anticipating hazards, risk reduction strategies for hazards processes, and making sure workers' tasks correspond to human capabilities. To this end, the text provides pro-active methods for identifying hazards, assessing risk, analyzing hazards, using tools... more...

  • Work, health and wellbeingby Sarah Vickerstaff; Chris Phillipson; Ross Wilkie

    Policy Press 2011; US$ 99.00

    This multi-disciplinary volume brings together original research from diverse disciplinary backgrounds investigating how we can define and operationalise a bio-psychosocial model of ill-health to improve work participation in middle and later life. more...

  • Manual Liftingby Daniela Colombini; Enrico Occhipinti; Enrique Alvarez-Casado; Thomas R. Waters

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 71.95

    Introduction A Brief History of the NIOSH Lifting Equation International Standards on Manual Lifting: ISO 11228-1 and EN 100S-2 Methods and Criteria for Analyzing Manual Handling Tasks How to Analyze a Single Lifting Task How to Analyze a Multiple (Composite) Lifting Task (Up to 10 Variants) How to Analyze a Composite Lifting Task When... more...

  • Skill Training in Multimodal Virtual Environmentsby Massīmo Bergamasco; Benoit Bardy; Daniel Gopher

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 121.95

    Scientific Foundations Virtual Environments and Augmented Reality for Skill Training, Massimo Bergamasco Development of Training Platforms in Multimodal Virtual Reality Environments, Daniel Gopher Dynamics of Skill Acquisition in Multimodal Technological Environments, Benoit G. Bardy, Julien Lagarde, and Denis Mottet Engineering and Technology... more...

  • Quality of Life Technology Handbookby Richard Schulz

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 154.95

    Introduction and Conceptual Foundations Who Can Benefit from Quality of Life Technology? Richard Schulz and Scott R. Beach Facilitators and Barriers to Technology Uptake: Individual End-User Perspectives Richard Schulz Facilitators and Barriers to Technology Uptake: Organizational and Societal Perspectives Katherine D. Seelman Design, Development,... more...

  • Optimal Automated Process Fault Analysisby Richard J. Fickelscherer; Daniel L. Chester

    Wiley 2012; US$ 106.95

    Automated fault analysis is not widely used within chemical processing industries due to problems of cost and performance as well as the difficulty of modeling process behavior at needed levels of detail.  In response, this book presents the method of minimal evidence (MOME), a model-based diagnostic strategy that facilitates the development... more...

  • Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systemsby Genserik L. L. Reniers; Luca Zamparini

    Wiley 2013; US$ 133.00

    Written in a clear language, for use by scholars, managers and decisionmakers, this practical guide to the hot topic is unique in treating the security aspects of hazmat transportation from both uni-modal and multi-modal perspectives. To begin with, each transport mode and its relation to security vulnerability, analyses, figures, and approaches... more...

  • Work Domain Analysisby Neelam Naikar

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 94.95

    Section I Introduction Cognitive Work Analysis Work Analysis What Is Cognitive Work Analysis? Order of the Five Dimensions What Is Unique about Cognitive Work Analysis? Designing for Adaptation Summary Work Domain Analysis What Is Work Domain Analysis? Why Are Models of the Work Domain Useful? The Abstraction?Decomposition Space Causal versus... more...

  • Handbook of Digital Human Modelingby Vincent G. Duffy

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 188.95

    Foundations of Digital Human Modeling Introduction, V.G. Duffy Some Requirements and Fundamental Issues in Digital Human Modeling, D.B. Chaffin A Scientific Perspective of Digital Human Modeling: Past, Present And Future, H.Bubb and F. Fritzsche Historical Perspectives on Human Performance Modeling, T.B. Sheridan Physics-Based... more...