ISBN 9788174092991,Safety Management in Construction

Safety Management in Construction



Khanna Publisher


ISBN 9788174092991

ISBN-10 8174092994

Paper Back

Number of Pages 447 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering Technology Management

This book brings to focus all the safety aspects in construction projects and presents a broad outline of the management decisions needed to be taken in each stage to ensure human safety, structural safety and stability. In addition, special attention has been given in the text to safety problems faced during demolition or dismantling of structures.

Table of Contents
*Concept of Systems Approach to Safety Management *Instability, Hazard Scenario and Limit States *Safety Considerations in the Design of Steel *Safety Considerations in the Design of Concrete Structures *Corrosion and Related Safety Hazards *Safety Hazards Due to Excessive Defection Fire Safety *Safety against Noise Pollution * Safety against Mechanical Shock and Vibration *Safety against Natural Calamities-Earthuquake *Safety against Wind Hazards *Safety against Natural Calamities-Landslide *Safety against Natural Calamities-Flood *Safety in Material Handling and Transportation *Safety Practice During Construction *Post Construction Safety Management *Safety Management in Rehabilitation of Structures *Safety during Demolition and Dismantling of Structures *Related Important Topics on Safety Management * Safety and Reliability *Controlling Safety Hazards in Industrial and General Building Construction Work *Disaster Management at Construction Sites