Organizational Accidents Revisited

Author: James Reason
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1134806000
Size: 45.67 MB
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Managing the Risks of Organizational Accidents introduced the notion of an 'organizational accident'. These are rare but often calamitous events that occur in complex technological systems operating in hazardous circumstances.

Human Error

Author: James Reason
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521314190
Size: 38.13 MB
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This 1991 book is a major theoretical integration of several previously isolated literatures looking at human error in major accidents.

Pre Accident Investigations

Author: Dr Todd Conklin
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409483541
Size: 19.41 MB
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This book is a set of new skills written for the managers that drive safety in their workplace. This is Human Performance theory made simple.

The Human Contribution

Author: J. T. Reason
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754674009
Size: 70.77 MB
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The book draws its illustrative material from a wide variety of hazardous domains, with the emphasis on healthcare reflecting the author's focus on patient safety over the last decade.

Managing Maintenance Error

Author: James Reason
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351920510
Size: 78.98 MB
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This is a down-to-earth practitioner’s guide to managing maintenance error, written in Dr. Reason’s highly readable style.

The Chernobyl Accident Revisited

Author: Alexander Roman Sich
Size: 15.34 MB
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However, even these research efforts, in addition to not studying the accident
itself, are sanctioned under the auspices of an organization named NVO Prypjat -
the Prypjat Scientific and Industrial Association. Formerly, this organization was
called "Kombinat" and was created in 1987 as a division of the former Soviet
Ministry of Medium Machine Building {MinSredMash - designers, among others
things, of Soviet nuclear weapons) to conduct decontamination work and provide
support ...

Behind Human Error

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754678335
Size: 38.21 MB
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Solutions are thought to lie in changing the people or their role. The label 'human error', however, is prejudicial and hides more than it reveals about how a system malfunctions.This book takes you behind the label.

Safety I And Safety Ii

Author: Professor Erik Hollnagel
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1472423070
Size: 25.84 MB
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This book analyses and explains the principles behind both approaches and uses this to consider the past and future of safety management practices.

The Natural History Of Alcoholism Revisited

Author: George E. VAILLANT
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674044568
Size: 76.49 MB
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In this updated version of his landmark study on alcoholism, George Vaillant returns to the same subjects, but with the perspective gained from fifteen years of further follow-up.