Operational decision-making in high-hazard organizations : drawing a line in the sand / by Jan Hayes.

"This book describes research on safety-related decision-making by operations supervisory personnel in three different high-hazard industries, and features a case study illustrating each: a chemical plant, a nuclear power station and an air-navigation service provider. The focus of this researc...

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Main Author: Hayes, Jan.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Co., ©2013.
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:"This book describes research on safety-related decision-making by operations supervisory personnel in three different high-hazard industries, and features a case study illustrating each: a chemical plant, a nuclear power station and an air-navigation service provider. The focus of this research is unique: those who supervise the frontline personnel and essentially provide the organizational link between senior management and minute-by-minute system operations"--Provided by publisher.
Item Description:Includes index.
Physical Description:1 online resource.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781409423850
1409423859