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Managing safety not only saves lives and prevents injuries, it also boosts employee morale and has a positive impact on an organization's bottom line.
Comprehensive book that teaches how to recognize a medical emergency, handle breathing and cardiac emergencies and sustain life until professional help arrives.
The NSC First Aid Quick Guide is your quick start to First Aid life-saving efforts. Pack of 10.
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The NSC First Aid Quick Guide is your quick start to First Aid live saving efforts. It comes in a Pack of 10.
This bookwas written for anyone supervising people in the global organization. The book is designed to be used as:
Each chapter discusses what supervisors can do to be effective in their work, particularly for those supervisors looking for some guidance in how to supervise people in a global organization. Three key aspects of supervisor responsibilities are addressed:
About the AuthorsMeredith Onion has 15-plus years of experience as a human resource professional in for-profit companies, with a large nonprofit association, a university and the government. She has supervised teams, in addition to training others in management development. Her most recent position was senior vice president of Deborah Snow Walsh Inc., consulting with Fortune 100 companies to bring in diverse executive leadership talent. She holds a Master of Science in Industrial Relations from Loyola University Chicago, and is a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP). She has traveled overseas to study industrial relations in Southeast Asia.
Paperback: 396 PagesPublisher: National Safety Council (2003)Language: EnglishISBN: 978-087912-219-6Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 7.9 x 1 inches
The Executive’s Guide to Safety: An Action Plan that Benefits Your Employees and the Bottom Line addresses all the components of a Safety Management System and explains why an effective Safety Management System is critical to the success of any organization. The Executive’s Guide will help HR professionals and all levels of management customize, implement, maintain, and improve your organization’s overall safety culture.*Click on the green arrow to the left for Table of Contents information!
Spiral-bound: 154 pagesPublisher: National Safety Council (November 2, 2009)Language: EnglishISBN: 978-0879122980Product Dimensions: 11 x 8.6 x 0.6 inches
This redesigned manual and new resource CD offer a fresh look at the proven, practical knowledge that safety and health professionals need to establish and maintain a successful ergonomics program.
Hardcover: 122 PagesPublisher: National Safety Council; 2nd Edition, (1993)Language: EnglishISBN: 978-087912-168-8Product Dimensions: 10.6 x 8.4 x 0.4 inches
This quick reference book is a compilation of several resources related to the art and science of safety management. The small guidebook serves as a useful resource for anyone dedicated to the continuous improvement of occupational safety and health and can be easily transported to class, injury site, or job site.
Product Number: 17648-0000 ISBN# 978-0-87912-331-4
Nine Elements of a Successful Safety and Health System serves as a framework for safety and health professionals to use for building a safety and health system. This publication will walk the safety professional through nine key steps for implementing and growing a safety and health orientation in today's global environment:
Don Ostrander, CSP, has 28 years of experience as a safety manager, consultant, trainer and project manager. He has a proven track record of expertise and leadership in safety management both on and off the shop floor. As Director of Product Development and Project Manager of Occupational Safety and Health Services for the National Safety Council, he is responsible for development, implementation and management of occupational products and services and consulting projects.
Paperback: 174 PagesPublisher: National Safety Council (2005)Language: EnglishISBN: 978-0-87912-257-7Product Dimensions: 10.7 x 8.3 x 0.5 inches
The Accident Prevention Manual for Business & Industry: Security Management is the industry’s most up-to-date textbook on protecting personnel, property and proprietary information. This manual addresses the major changes in security management over the last decade, including the most current threats in global and domestic terrorism, workplace violence, corporate espionage and cyber attacks.
The APM: Security Management is an essential resource for safety managers and individuals with security-related responsibilities, including human resource managers, facility managers and operations managers. This textbook is designed to prepare students for a career in security and safety management. This manual features new and updated sections on:
Management of proprietary information
Physical security concepts
Critical incident management
Find all-new chapters, including:
Management of Proprietary Information
The Physical Security Survey
Crime Prevention through Environmental Design
Developing an Emergency Operations Plan
Public-Private Partnership on Security
Hardcover: 407 pages
Publisher: National Safety Council; 2nd Edition (June 2010)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 11”
Addressing the span of expertise necessary to develop health and safety programs for companies of any size can be daunting and often requires a multi-specialty team of professionals. This edition of the National Safety Council’s Occupational Health & Safety is designed for those who are responsible for implementing health and safety programs but who have not been formally trained in the field. It is also intended to serve as a general guidance for corporate managers, human resource professionals, and others who interact with health and safety managers. The overall goal is to describe the professionals needed, programs they can provide, methods of evaluating programs, and the emerging issues in the field of occupational health and safety.
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Hardcover: 598 Pages
Publisher: National Safety Council; 3rd Ed. (2000)
Language: English ISBN: 978-0879122-034
Product dimensions: 11.1 x 8.3 x 1.3 inches
Shipping weight: 3.5 pounds
If you're responsible for facility design, maintenance, safety and health, and/or security in your work environment, be sure to review this new edition of an important safety reference resource.
Accident Prevention Manual for Business & Industry: Environmental Management is part of a four-volume set that also includes Administration & Programs, Engineering & Technology and Security Management.
This comprehensive resource manual is written by a renowned group of safety, health and environmental experts and edited by Gary R. Krieger, MD, MPH, DABT. Newly released in March 2000, this 550-page edition is organized in three sections:
I. General Framework- Features a national and global overview of political, historical, economic, ethical, legal, legislative, and scientific environmental developments, including up-to-date perspectives on management, strategy, assessment and auditing techniques.
II. Waste Management- Explains the complex laws and techniques used to manage the treatment, storage and disposal of chemical and radioactive hazardous wastes.- Includes a review of the training requirements for hazardous waste treatment and discusses the growing importance of pollution prevention and waste minimization.
III. Special Concerns - Examines the broader issues of our external and internal environments, which ultimately affect public health.- Discusses epidemiology, risk communication and risk assessment and the regulatory and legal decisions made on the basis of these processes.- Analyzes the issues and impact of population growth, deforestation, soil depletion, acid rain, ozone depletion and global warming.- Illustrates how to develop an environmental strategy and management approach with respect to ISO standards.
Environmental Management also includes:
- Ten Case Studies in Environmental Management - A Comprehensive Environmental Resource Guide - Glossary of Acronyms - Glossary of Terms
Updates environmental issues impacting those responsible for facility design, maintenance, safety and health, and security.
Hardcover: 548 pagesPublisher: National Safety Council; 2nd edition (2000)Language: EnglishISBN-13: 978-0879122096Product Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.8 x 2.2 inches
The 11th edition Supervisors’ Safety Manual provides the basic information and resources all first-line supervisors and team leaders need to meet their responsibilities and duties for maintaining safety in the workplace. The text has been revised to reflect changes in organizational structure and management philosophies. This edition features four new chapters on human performance, construction safety, emergency management, and environmental management. All technical information has been reviewed, revised, and updated by experts from a variety of businesses and industries.Supervisors’ Safety Manual serves as the sourcebook for an updated Supervisors’ Safety Development Program that supports training for all supervisors responsible for safety in their organizations.”
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