Now in its fourth edition, On the Practice of Safety continues to be an unparalleled resource on best safety practices. It supplies the reader with the core information that everyone who is in the safety field must kw. Each chapter is written as a self-contained unit that can be used on its own to cover a topic. The new edition updates all the chapters from the previous edition while adding new material. A number of new chapters cover such topics as sustainability, lean concepts, management of change/pre-job planning, leading and lagging indicators, and indirect and direct accident costs.
FRED A. MANUELE, CSP, PE, is President of Hazards, Ltd.,the company he founded after retiring from Marsh & McLennanwhere he served as managing director. His books Advanced SafetyManagement: Focusing on Z10 and Serious Injury Prevention andOn the Practice of Safety have been widely adopted forgraduate and undergraduate safety degree programs. Mr. Manuele is aFellow of the American Society of Safety Engineers and a recipientof the National Safety Council's Distinguished Service to Safety.Mr. Manuele also served as chair for the development of the newAmerican National Standard on Prevention through Design.