Safe design

Bookclub: Safe design and construction of machinery

A large proportion of machinery-related deaths and injuries are attributable to risks originating with machine design and construction. This trend continues despite significant legal obligations and a substantial body of specialist knowledge relating to human factors and safety engineering. Combining empirical research conducted with machinery manufacturers with analysis of the factors that shape firms’ performances, such as knowledge and motivation, Liz Bluff’s book shows the multiple state and non-state influences creating plural responses among manufacturing firms.

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