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Safety at Work and Emergency Control: A Holistic Approach, Second Edition

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Safety at Work and Emergency Control: A Holistic Approach, Second Edition by Benedito Cardella
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This book treats 'the accident' as a multifaceted phenomenon, resulting from complex interactions between physical, biological, psychological, cultural and social factors. Addressing safety with holistic vision, it combines two complementary approaches: the reductionist, to study the factors in detail, and the systemic, to understand how they interrelate. It includes 33 concepts that provide a clear and logical understand of every factor involved in any activity or situation regarding safety. The author developed concepts and methods to boost safety performance. Organizational field, adherence and administrative game explain why things happen or not happen in the organizations. The aggressive function integrates value analysis and risk analysis. An individual adopts a safe or unsafe behavior the same way he decides to buy a product or another. Safety is a function placed at the same importance as its sisters, productivity, quality, environmental preservation and human development. Risk is a process variable and as such one can control it.

Author Biography

BENEDITO CARDELLA is a chemical and safety engineer. He was a process engineer, operations and HSE manager of a PETROBRAS Refinery where he promoted an integrated system of safety, environment and occupational health, and designed and developed the Organization for Emergency Control. He has been acting as HSE consultant in Brazil and several Eastern countries.
Release date Australia
September 21st, 2018
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
41 Line drawings, black and white; 19 Tables, black and white; 41 Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
CRC Press
Pages
166
ISBN-13
9781138615403
Product ID
28247227

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