No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Safety
Engineering


There are 57 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Safety - Engineering
Page 1 of 3 next

Understanding Indoor Air Quality
Understanding Indoor Air Quality
by Bradford O Brooks
Publisher Comments
Understanding Indoor Air Quality presents a comprehensive examination of indoor air pollution that addresses the scope, origins, social context, and human health consequences of this emerging public health issue. Topics including the history, social... (read more)

Your price: $8.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


A Practical Approach to Hazard Identification for Operations and Maintenance Workers
A Practical Approach to Hazard Identification for Operations and Maintenance Workers
by Ccps
Publisher Comments
Gives you the tools to identify hazards early and prevent them from becoming disasters This portable reference and practical guide to hazard identification is ideal for process operators, maintenance workers, and supervisors who are at the front lines in... (read more)

List Price $137.00
Your price: $95.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Dust Explosions in the Process Industries
Dust Explosions in the Process Industries
by Rolf K. Eckhoff
Publisher Comments
A comprehensive account of the existing practical and theoretical knowledge of the origin, development, prevention and mitigation of dust explosions in the process industries. It offers an up to date evaluation of prevalent activities, testing methods... (read more)

List Price $85.00
Your price: $80.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Conduct of Operations and Operational Discipline: For Improving Process Safety in Industry
Conduct of Operations and Operational Discipline: For Improving Process Safety in Industry
by Ccps Center For Chemical Process Safety
Publisher Comments
Principles and strategies to assist in the prevention of major accidents Process safety management (PSM) systems are only as effective as the day-to-day ability of the organization—including workers at all levels—to rigorously execute system... (read more)

List Price $148.50
Your price: $100.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Toxic Terror: The Truth Behind the Cancer Scares
Toxic Terror: The Truth Behind the Cancer Scares
by Elizabeth Whelan
Publisher Comments
Whelan rigorously critiques widespread beliefs regarding our nation's health, food supply, and use of technology and chemicals. While bookstore shelves are falling over with alarmist books that claim America is being poisoned and that disease and death... (read more)

List Price $31.50
Your price: $2.75
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Survey of Chemical Spill Countermeasures Ials
Survey of Chemical Spill Countermeasures Ials
by Merv Fingas
Publisher Comments
Until now, information regarding chemical spill clean-up was available only through manufacturer's literature from an individual firm, or scattered in the traditional textbooks on remediation engineering and hazardous waste management. Survey of Chemical... (read more)

List Price $74.95
Your price: $16.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


A User's Guide to Electrical PPE
A User's Guide to Electrical PPE
by Ray A Jones
Publisher Comments
Personal protective equipment (PPE) is the final barrier between the electrical worker and possible injury or electrocution. Developed as a practical, easy-to-use reference, A User's Guide to Electrical PPE skillfully defines and discusses the various... (read more)

List Price $39.95
Your price: $13.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


100 Questions & Answers on Electrical Safety (100 Questions & Answers about . . .)
100 Questions & Answers on Electrical Safety (100 Questions & Answers about . . .)
by Ray A Jones
Publisher Comments
100 Questions and Answers on Electrical Safety is an essential guide for electricians needing quick, expert advice on the most critical workplace safety issues. A great resource for fast review of important safety tips, procedures, and guidelines, this... (read more)

List Price $54.95
Your price: $9.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Electronic and Computer Industry Guide to Chemical Safety and Environmental Compliance
Electronic and Computer Industry Guide to Chemical Safety and Environmental Compliance
by Richard P Pohanish
Publisher Comments
Outstanding single-source coverage of chemical health and safety for the electronic and computer industry The chemicals used in the electronic and computer field are among the most lethal and carcinogenic of any industry. With the rapid growth of this... (read more)

List Price $105.00
Your price: $2.75
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


IPT's Safety First Handbook (Book One)
IPT's Safety First Handbook (Book One)
by Bruce M. Basaraba
Publisher Comments
IPT's Safety First Handbook is the new benchmark for industrial workplace safety. It contains excellent reference material and information for employers, supervisors, and workers who are concerned about preventing accidents and minimizing injuries at... (read more)

Your price: $24.75
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide: Lead Detection, Abatement and Inspection Procedures
Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide: Lead Detection, Abatement and Inspection Procedures
by R Dodge Woodson
Publisher Comments
Millions of homes built before 1978 contain lead paint which poses a serious hazard to children under the age of six. Construction Worksite Compliance Guide: Lead answers the most common questions about the requirements as mandated by the EPA's Renovate,... (read more)

Your price: $59.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Safety Critical Systems Handbook: A Straightfoward Guide to Functional Safety, Iec 61508 (2010 Edition) and Related Standards, Including Process Iec 6
Safety Critical Systems Handbook: A Straightfoward Guide to Functional Safety, Iec 61508 (2010 Edition) and Related Standards, Including Process Iec 6
by David Smith
Publisher Comments
Electrical, electronic and programmable electronic systems increasingly carry out safety functions to guard workers and the public against injury or death and the environment against pollution. The international functional safety standard IEC 61508 was... (read more)

Your price: $116.00
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Chemical and Biological Warfare: A Primer for Concerned Citizens
Chemical and Biological Warfare: A Primer for Concerned Citizens
by Eric Croddy
Publisher Comments
The armaments of chemical and biological warfare (CBW) are now widely held not just by nation-states, but by terrorist and criminal enterprises. The weapons themselves are relatively inexpensive and very easy to hide, allowing organizations of just a few... (read more)

List Price $29.95
Your price: $7.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Indoor Air and Human Health
Indoor Air and Human Health
by Richard B Gammage
Publisher Comments
How does the way in which we heat, cool, insulate, furnish, and ventilate our buildings affect our health? What is the association between physical and chemical conditions of indoor air and human health? This new book presents the latest breakthroughs in... (read more)

List Price $231.95
Your price: $1.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Introduction to Chemical Exposure and Risk Assessment
Introduction to Chemical Exposure and Risk Assessment
by W Brock Neely
Publisher Comments
Introduction to Chemical Exposure and Risk Assessment focuses on the principles involved in assessing the risks from chemical exposure. These principles include the perception of risk, an understanding of how numbers are handled, and how chemicals affect... (read more)

List Price $193.75
Your price: $8.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Introduction to Emergency Management
Introduction to Emergency Management
by George Haddow
Publisher Comments
Learn about the discipline of emergency management as it has developed over the past six decades, including the rapid evolution of the field since the turn of the century. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola bring the ideal combination of practical and academic... (read more)

List Price $59.95
Your price: $30.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices
Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices
by Palmer Hickman
Synopsis
The NJATC trains top-quality electrical workers across the country. This Second Edition text covers electrical safety requirements and safety-related work practices of OSHA and the National Fire Protection Association electrical safety in the workplace... (read more)

List Price $142.95
Your price: $75.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster (Routledge Physical Environment Series)
Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster (Routledge Physical Environment Series)
by Keith Smith
Publisher Comments
This substantially revised 3rd Edition of Environmental Hazards, argues that knowledge about hazards and hazard mitigation, must be better applied to reduce death and destruction, particularly in developing countries. All the major rapid onset events... (read more)

List Price $32.99
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Lean Safety: Transforming Your Safety Culture with Lean Management
Lean Safety: Transforming Your Safety Culture with Lean Management
by Robert Hafey
Publisher Comments
While worker safety is often touted as a company 's first priority, more often than not, safety activity is driven by compliance to legislation rather than any safety improvement initiative. Lean takes a proactive approach it is not contingent on... (read more)

List Price $47.95
Your price: $27.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Toxic Risks
Toxic Risks
by Ronald Gots
Publisher Comments
Policymakers, health professionals, and the general public face growing concerns about environmental matters, particularly those related to "toxic" chemicals and their effects on public health. Toxic Risks: Science, Regulation, and Perception explores... (read more)

List Price $245.25
Your price: $4.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


1 3 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 57 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Safety
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.