Reflecting a decade's worth of changes, Human Safety and Risk Management, Second Edition contains new chapters addressing safety culture and models of risk as well as an extensive re-working of the material from the earlier edition. Examining a wide range of approaches to risk, the authors define safety culture and review theoretical models

chapter 1|14 pages


chapter 2|52 pages

Risk models and risk management

chapter 4|46 pages

Human error and human factors

chapter 5|30 pages

Personality and risk liability

chapter 6|42 pages

Attitudes, values, and risk behaviors

chapter 7|42 pages

The role of stress in safety and risk

chapter 8|38 pages

Managing teams for safe performance

chapter 10|32 pages

Managing human risks

chapter 11|44 pages

Safety culture

chapter 12|12 pages

Risk management — conclusions