Introduction to health and safety in construction
(ONLINE)

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Published
Amsterdam ; London : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007.
Edition
2nd ed.
ISBN
9780080469720 (e-book)
Physical Desc
xxvii, 501 pages : ill. (chiefly col.)
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Published
Amsterdam ; London : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007.
Format
ONLINE
Edition
2nd ed.
Language
English
ISBN
9780080469720 (e-book)

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Previous ed.: 2005.
General Note
Includes index.
Description
This volume fully covers the syllabus for the NEBOSH Certificate in Construction Safety and Health. It has been updated in line with changes in legislation regarding fire safety, noise and vibration, work at height, construction design and control of hazardous substances.,Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction covers the specific challenges faced by the construction industry as well as the basics of occupational safety and health in general. The coverage of this book has been directly matched to the Certificate course in Construction Safety and Health from NEBOSH. However, the comprehensive coverage of health and safety topics in a construction context make it relevant for other courses in Construction Design and Management, Construction Safety and Health, and the Built Environment, both in the UK and overseas, as well as for construction professionals who are looking for an introduction to health and safety which addresses the specific problems encountered in their industry.In its second edition the book has been updated to incorporate changes in legislation, regarding:NoiseVibrationCOSHHWork at HeightFire SafetyConstruction Design and ManagementAsbestosThe text is highly illustrated in full colour, easy to read and includes self-assessment questions taken directly from NEBOSH examinations. A chapter on study skills offers support for professionals returning to study. The text is also supported with checklists, report forms and record sheets, making it a valuable reference tool for construction managers, supervisors, designers, building and civil engineers to consult on the day to day issues of health and safety.
Additional Physical Form
Also available in printed form ISBN 9780750681117
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Electronic reproduction.,Askews and Holts.,Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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