Non-Dietary Human Exposure and Risk Assessment

The Protection of Subjects in Human Research rule by the USEPA, including the establishment of the Human Studies Review Board (HSRB), has resulted in changes to both study design and study evaluation processes, particularly with respect to ethical considerations. Non-Dietary Human Exposure and Risk Assessment is a compilation of the presentations given in a symposium […]

Tropospheric Ozone: A Hazard for Vegetation and Human Health

This book presents updated and relevant information on the tropospheric ozone problem and its effects on the wellbeing of plants and human health. The contributions here present in-depth knowledge about history, pattern, sources, environmental factors and other necessary aspects of the tropospheric ozone problem. The book provides a balanced view of current developments on the […]

Safety Accidents in Risky Industries: Black Swans, Gray Rhinos and Other Adverse Events

This text introduces bad events (incidents and accidents) named as metaphors. The metaphors, called as “safety animals” are named as black swan, gray rhino, gray swans, and invisible gorilla. The book analyzes incidents and accidents from the context of the safety management system in the risky industries including aviation, nuclear, chemical, oil, and petroleum. It […]

Safety Accidents in Risky Industries: Black Swans, Gray Rhinos and Other Adverse Events

This text introduces bad events (incidents and accidents) named as metaphors. The metaphors, called as “safety animals” are named as black swan, gray rhino, gray swans, and invisible gorilla. The book analyzes incidents and accidents from the context of the safety management system in the risky industries including aviation, nuclear, chemical, oil, and petroleum. It […]

Handbook of Risk and Insurance Strategies for Certified Public Risk Officers and other Water Professionals

This book serves as a technical yet practical risk management manual for professionals working with water and wastewater organizations. It provides readers with a functional comprehension of water and wastewater operations as well as a broad understanding of industry derivations and various stakeholder interconnectivity. This knowledge is imperative, as most administrative professionals are proficient in […]