Tag Archives: health and safety

Li, R Y M and Poon, S W (2013) Construction Safety. Dordrecht: Springer

Construction Safety. By Rita Yi Man Li and Sun Wah Poon, Springer, Dordrecht, 2013. 171 pp, ISBN 978-3-642-35045-0, £90.00 (hb) Publisher’s description: Provides an international perspective on construction safety measures in various places, e.g. New Zealand, US and Australia. Book … Continue reading

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SIBRAGEC 2013: 8th Brazilian Symposium of Construction Management and Economics

18-20 Nov 2013, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil Contact: sibragec2013@gmail.com http://www.sibragec2013.ufba.br

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Free access article: Furber, Duncan, Smith and Crapper (2012)

Furber, A, Duncan, S, Smith, S D and Crapper, M (2012) The health and safety implications of socio-cultural context for community construction projects in developing countries. Construction Management and Economics, 30(10), 857-67. This paper is available for free download until … Continue reading

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CC2013: Creative Construction Conference 2013

6-9 July 2013, Budapest, Hungary Contact: hajdu.miklos@ybl.szie.hu http://www.cc2013.org/

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Goetsch, D (2012) Construction safety and health. 2nd ed. Boston, Mass.: Pearson

Construction safety and health By David Goetsch, Pearson, Boston, Mass., 2012. ISBN 9780132374699, £77.99 (hb) Click to buy this book from the Construction Management bookstore Publisher’s description: This up-to-date and practical teaching resource makes the theories and principles of construction … Continue reading

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CIB W099 – Safety and Health in Construction: International Conference on Modelling and Building Health and Safety

10-11 September 2012, Singapore Contact: safetyconference2012@nus.edu.sg http://www.bdg.nus.edu.sg/safetyconf

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Free access article: Wilkins (2011)

Wilkins, J R (2011) Construction workers’ perceptions of health and safety training programmes. Construction Management and Economics, 29(10), 1017-26. This paper is available for free download until 29 February 2012. Abstract: As zero-accidents cultures expand in popularity, knowledge and implementation … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2010

Anderson, J, Shiers, D and Steele, K (2009) The green guide to specification 4th ed, Bracknell: Wiley-Blackwell. (Reviewed by Wai Kiong Chong, University of Kansas) DOI: 10.1080/01446190903460656 Barras, R (2007) Building cycles: growth and instability, Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. (Reviewed by Dr … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2008

Barrett, P (Ed) (2007) Revaluing construction, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. (Reviewed by Ass. Professor Kristian Kristiansen, Technical University of Denmark) DOI:10.1080/01446190802552421 Billington, M J, Bright, K T and Waters, J R (2007) The building regulations: explained and illustrated, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. … Continue reading

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Information Technologies in Safety Management of Large Scale Infrastructure Projects

21-23 November 2011, Wuhan, China Contact: Professor Heng Li, bshengli@polyu.edu.hk http://www.itsm2011.com

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