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Studies in Systems, Decision and Control

Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health

Editors: Arezes, P.M., Baptista, J.S., Barroso, M.P., Carneiro, P., Cordeiro, P., Costa, N., Melo, R.B., Miguel, A.S., Perestrelo, G. (Eds.)

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  • Reports on emerging issues in the field of occupational safety and health
  • Describes innovative methods for risk assessment and safety management in different kind of industries 
  • Discusses practical case studies developed by OSH practitioners
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This book explores a number of important issues in the area of occupational safety and hygiene. Presenting both research and best practices for the evaluation of occupational risk, safety and health in various types of industry, it particularly focuses on occupational safety in automated environments, innovative management systems and occupational safety in a global context. The different chapters examine the perspectives of all those involved, such as managers, workers and OSH professionals. Based on selected contributions presented at the 15th International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SHO 2019), held on 15–16 April, 2019, in Guimarães, Portugal, the book serves as a timely reference guide and source of inspiration to OSH researchers, practitioners and organizations operating in a global context.

Table of contents (84 chapters)

Table of contents (84 chapters)
  • Safety Management Plan for Equipment Used in Working at Heights

    Pages 3-11

    Bastos, Sybelle M. S. L. (et al.)

  • Risk Assessment in the Open Pit Mining Industry—A Short Review

    Pages 13-21

    Castelo Branco, Jacqueline (et al.)

  • Occupational Accidents in Brazil and Portugal: A Comparative Study

    Pages 23-31

    Costa, Daniele (et al.)

  • Relation Between Vibration/Noise with the Type of Surface, in Light Vehicles. Use of Data as a Tool to Study the Health Impact of Drivers

    Pages 33-42

    Dias, Marco Ferreira (et al.)

  • Work-Related Accidents in Urban Solid Waste Collection

    Pages 43-51

    Diniz, Nailson (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $219.00
price for Brazil (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-14730-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $279.99
price for Brazil
  • ISBN 978-3-030-14729-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health
Editors
  • Pedro M. Arezes
  • João. S. Baptista
  • Mónica P. Barroso
  • Paula Carneiro
  • Patrício Cordeiro
  • Nélson Costa
  • Rui B. Melo
  • A. Sérgio Miguel
  • Gonçalo Perestrelo
Series Title
Studies in Systems, Decision and Control
Series Volume
202
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-14730-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-14730-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-14729-7
Series ISSN
2198-4182
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 805
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations, 92 illustrations in colour
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