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  • Falls from Heightby Loui McCurley

    Wiley 2013; US$ 79.95

    Enables workplace responders to prepare for and respond to falls from height How do you rescue someone suspended in midair or trapped above ground? Author Loui McCurley, an expert in technical rope rescue with more than twenty-five years of experience, has the answers. Following her tested and proven advice, readers will learn how to prepare... more...

  • Biosecurityby Ryan Burnette

    Wiley 2013; US$ 89.95

    Learn how to assess and prevent biosecurity threats to protect public health and national security With contributions from experts in all facets of biosecurity, this book explains the fundamental elements of biosecurity as well as the related concepts of biosafety and biosurety, detailing how all three concepts fit within the framework of biodefense.... more...

  • Safety and Reliability: Methodology and Applicationsby Tomasz Nowakowski; Marek Mlynczak; Anna Jodejko-Pietruczuk; Sylwia Werbinska-Wojciechowska

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 440.00

    Within the last fifty years the performance requirements for technical objects and systems were supplemented with: customer expectations (quality), abilities to prevent the loss of the object properties in operation time (reliability and maintainability), protection against the effects of undesirable events (safety and security) and the ability to... more...

  • Cultural Ergonomicsby Tonya L. Smith-Jackson; Marc L. Resnick; Kayenda T. Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 89.95

    Even when products and systems are highly localized, rarely is there one design suitable for a single, mono-cultural population of users. The products and systems created and used are cultural artifacts representing shared cognitions that characterize mental models that result from interactions with physical environments. Thus, culture is embedded... more...

  • Rehabilitation Goal Settingby Richard J. Siegert; William M. M. Levack

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 139.95

    Written to provide clinicians, educators, researchers, and students in rehabilitation with a comprehensive overview of the theory, practice, and evidence base of goal setting, this first-of-its-kind reference provides an authoritative, state-of-the-art knowledge of the practice. The authors cover a broad range of different approaches to goal setting,... more...

  • Variability in Human Performanceby Thomas J. Smith; Robert A. Henning; Michael G. Wade; Thomas Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95

    Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical implications of human performance variability by providing... more...

  • Guide to Methodology in Ergonomicsby Neville A. Stanton; Mark S. Young; Catherine Harvey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Packed with illustrations and practical examples, Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics: Designing for Human Use, Second Edition provides a concise introduction to ergonomics methods in a straightforward manner that helps you conduct an ergonomics analysis of a product in development. It details the execution of 12 ergonomics methods that can be applied... more...

  • Patient Safetyby Sidney Dekker

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 38.95

    Increased concern for patient safety has put the issue at the top of the agenda of practitioners, hospitals, and even governments. The risks to patients are many and diverse, and the complexity of the healthcare system that delivers them is huge. Yet the discourse is often oversimplified and underdeveloped. Written from a scientific, human factors... more...

  • Quality of Life Technology Handbookby Richard Schulz

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 146.95

    A collaboration between leading scientists, practitioners, and researchers at Carnegie-Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, this book is a comprehensive resource describing Quality of Life technologies and their development, evaluation, adoption, and commercialization. It takes an interdisciplinary team approach to the process of technology... more...

  • Systems Engineering and Safetyby Peter J. Glismann

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 89.95

    Enhancing awareness of the interdependence of systems engineering and safety, Systems Engineering and Safety: Building the Bridge covers systems engineering methodology, safety tools, and the management needed to build the bridge between these two disciplines. It underscores the relationship between the disciplines and how understanding the relationship... more...