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Industrial hygiene management /
Jack T. Garrett, Lewis J. Cralley, Lester V. Cralley, editors ; contributors, Ralph E. Allan ... [et al.].
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New York : Wiley, c1988.
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xvii, 386 p. : ill.
ISBN
0471851280
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imprint
New York : Wiley, c1988.
isbn
0471851280
general note
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
catalogue key
2019104
 
Includes bibliographies and index.
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While industrial hygienists are expert deliverers of high-quality technical service, most of them lack the management skills necessary to meet all the challenges of their field-a regrettable situation since most are thrust into managerial positions within a few years of entering the profession. Implementing a broad, multi-disciplinary approach, Industrial Hygiene Management is the first book to deal exclusively with the subject-a milestone in the field literature because it emphasizes the necessity of today's industrial hygienist to grow beyond the traditional role of program manager to that of corporate manager. Designed to provide study material for the American Board of Industrial Hygiene certification exam questions on management, Industrial Hygiene Management is written by a number of hygiene managers from various areas of the field-industry experts who learned to manage the hard way: on the job. Chapter topics include:EthicsGeneral management principlesManagement style/systemLine organizationCorporate management of industrial hygiene programs at foreign locationsCommunicating information about chemical hazards to the public and pressManaging process safety to prevent catastrophesRegulatory complianceLiabilityIndustrial hygiene laboratoryData managementProgram evaluation and auditProfessional developmentAdministrative education and trainingHow to get the most out of consultantsHow to work with non-occupational health professionalsRecruitingSalaries and gradesBudgeting
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Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology Volume 3A, 2nd Edition: Theory and Rationale of Industrial Hygiene Practice: The Work Environment Edited by Lewis J. Cralley & Lester V. Cralley This addition to Patty's classic reference series discusses the maintenance of standards to assure a safe and healthful working environment. Twenty-one leading authorities cover a broad range of topics, including: rationale; health promotion in the workplace; occupational health nursing; detecting disease produced by occupational exposure; health surveillance programs in industry; and more. 1985 0 471-86137-5 822 pp. Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology Volume 3B, 2nd Edition: Theory and Rationale of Industrial Hygiene Practice: Biological Responses Edited by Lewis J. Cralley & Lester V. Cralley Volume 3B discusses the biological responses of the body to the various chemical and environmental hazards and stresses in the industrial workplace. Twenty-one leading authorities cover a broad range of topics, including: rationale; role of animal toxicology and pharmacokinetic data in the safety evaluation of chemicals; and more. 1985 0 471-82333-3 753 pp. Industrial Hygiene Aspects of Plant Operations Volume 1: Process Flows Editors: Lester V. Cralley & Lewis J. Cralley This reference is the first of a three-volume work that constitutes the most comprehensive treatise available on the recognition, measurement, and control of potential hazards associated with plant operations. Volume 1 fills an especially important and urgent need with its flow-sheet style of presentation designed to help readers graphically compare their own company processes with those of other companies. 1986 0 471-62493-4 630 pp. Industrial Hygiene Aspects of Plant Operations Volume 2: Unit Operations and Product Fabrication Editors: Lester V. Cralley & Lewis J. Cralley In the first section, the contributors discuss unit operations as distinct entities along an industry-wide concept. In the second section, they cover the operations and procedures for assembling parts and materials into final products. Each step in the unit operation and product fabrication flow includes a discussion of specific health hazards with suggestions for their monitoring and control. 1986 0 471-62492-6 537 pp. Industrial Hygiene Aspects of Plant Operations Volume 3: Engineering Considerations in Equipment Selection, Layout, and Building Design Editors: Lester V. Cralley & Lewis J. Cralley Stressing cost-effective design and sound engineering practices throughout, every chapter of this volume shows professionals how to establish practical, long-term hazard control programs that will continue to meet high standards of industrial hygiene and constantly changing government regulations. 1986 0 471-62491-8 785 pp.
Table of Contents
Ethics
General Management Principles
Management Style/System
Line Organization
Organization of Industrial Hygiene
Corporate Management of Industrial Hygiene Programs at Foreign Locations
Right-to-know: Communicating Information about Chemical Hazards
Managing Process Safety to Prevent Catastrophes
Regulatory Compliance
Liability
Industrial Hygiene Laboratory
Data Management
Program Evaluation and Audit
Professional Development
Administrative Education and Training
Consultants and Their Use
Professional Working Relationship with Non-occupational-health Professionals
Recruiting
Salaries and Grades
Budgeting
Index
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