Civil Discipline-Specific Review for the FE/EIT Exam Third Edition By Robert H.Kim and Thomas A.Spriggs and Michael R.Lindeburg

Note: This book was created for the civil afternoon section of the pencil-and-paper FE exam, however, the practice problems contained in this book are still relevant for the computerized FE Civil exam. Study for the FE exam with this discipline-specific review book, which includes: 61 practice problems, with full solutions 2 complete, simulated 4-hour discipline-specific exams Coverage of all the topics on the civil afternoon section of the exam Topics covered Construction Management Environmental Engineering Hydraulics & Hydrologic Systems Materials Soils Mechanics & Foundations Structural Analysis Structural Design Surveying Transportation This book is…

Safety Management near Miss Identification, Recognition, and Investigation By Ron C. McKinnon, CSP

Contents Preface……………………………………………………………………………………………………….xv Acknowledgments……………………………………………………………………………………….xix About the Author………………………………………………………………………………………..xxi Chapter 1 Introduction……………………………………………………………………………….1 Clearing the Confusion……………………………………………………………….1 Minor Injury Is Not a Near Miss Incident……………………………………..1 Near Miss Incidents…………………………………………………………………….2 Defining a Near Miss Incident…………………………………………………2 Defining an Accident………………………………………………………………2 Conflicting Definitions……………………………………………………………4 Accidents versus Near Miss Incidents…………………………………………..4 Accidents, Near Miss Incidents, and Injuries…………………………………4 Defining an Injury………………………………………………………………….5 General Agencies……………………………………………………………….5 Occupational Hygiene Agencies…………………………………………..5 Definitions: Injuries and Diseases…………………………………………………5 Work Injury…………………………………………………………………………..5 Occupational Disease…………………………………………………………6 Injury Compared to Accident………………………………………………6 Facts Concerning Undesired Events and Near Miss Incidents and Accidents………………………………………………………………………..6 Accident Sequence……………………………………………………………………..7 Failure to Assess the Risk……………………………………………………….7 Lack of Control………………………………………………………………………7 Basic Causes or Root Causes……………………………………………………8 Immediate…