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Studies in Systems, Decision and Control

Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health II

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 16th International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (SHO 2020), held on 6–7 April, 2020, in Porto, 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 (88 chapters)

Table of contents (88 chapters)
  • Safety Score Permit (SSP) to Enhance Safety Performance

    Pages 3-12

    Fundo, A. (et al.)

  • Minimization of Electrical Risks in Activities in Very High Voltage Transmission Lines

    Pages 13-20

    Sofia Azevedo, A. (et al.)

  • Evaluation and Control of Professional Risks in Intensive Care Units

    Pages 21-29

    Ferreira, Ana (et al.)

  • Guidelines for the Use of Quality Engineering Tools to Improve Occupational Safety. The Case of Polish Construction Companies

    Pages 31-39

    Górny, Adam

  • Safety Performance Measurement Maturity in Finnish Industrial Companies

    Pages 41-49

    Jääskeläinen, Aki (et al.)

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eBook $219.00
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Hardcover $279.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health II
Editors
  • Pedro M. Arezes
  • João. S. Baptista
  • Mónica P. Barroso
  • Paula Carneiro
  • Patrício Cordeiro
  • Nélson Costa
  • Rui B. Melo
  • A. Sérgio Miguel
  • Goncalo Perestrelo
Series Title
Studies in Systems, Decision and Control
Series Volume
277
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-41486-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-41486-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-41485-6
Series ISSN
2198-4182
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 818
Number of Illustrations
24 b/w illustrations, 127 illustrations in colour
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