International Banking Regulation, Law Policy & Practice: Law, Policy and Pr…

With the creation of a single global market in financial services, the effective regulation of banks at the international level has become essential. This work offers a comprehensive examination of the development and structure of the provisions for the control of international financial markets. It explores the background to the major financial crises of the […]

Powered by Storytelling: Excavate, Craft, and Present Stories to Transform …

HARNESS THE UNIVERSAL POWER OF STORYTELLING TO IMPROVE ALL OF YOUR BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS. What’s your story? It’s a question human beings have been asking each other since we first gathered around a campfire. Millennia later, this human need for storytelling hasn’t changed. We communicate most effectively through our personal stories—and our professional success depends on […]

Choosing Safety: A Guide to Using Probabilistic Risk Assessment and Decisio…

The technological age has seen a range of catastrophic and preventable failures, often as a result of decisions that did not appropriately consider safety as a factor in design and engineering. Through more than a dozen practical examples from the author�s experience in nuclear power, aerospace, and other potentially hazardous facilities, Choosing Safety is the […]

Safety Management Systems in Aviation (Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for…

This timely and unique book covers the essential points of SMS. The knowledgeable authors go beyond merely defining it; they discuss the quality management underpinnings of SMS, the four pillars, risk management, reliability engineering, SMS implementation, and the scientific rigor that must be designed into proactive safety. This comprehensive work is designed as a textbook […]