Search for dissertations about: "safety regulation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 swedish dissertations containing the words safety regulation.

  1. 1. Safety in Case of Fire - The Effect of Changing Regulations

    University dissertation from Department of Fire Safety Engineering and Systems Safety, Lund University

    Author : Johan Lundin; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Technological sciences; verification; risk analysis; uncertainty; prescriptive; risk control; building regulation; Performance-based; fire safety engineering; Teknik; Building construction; Byggnadsteknik;

    Abstract : In this doctoral thesis some fundamental problems concerning society's ability to control the safety in buildings in the case of fire by issuing performance-based building regulations are identified and analysed. Fire protection documentation from forty-six projects was studied, together with a detailed analysis of the Swedish building regulations and an extensive risk analysis of a class of buildings. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating the ISM code using port state control statistics

    University dissertation from Department of Fire Safety Engineering and Systems Safety, Lund University

    Author : Max Mejia; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; maritime safety; human element; International Safety Management Code; ISM Code; safety culture; port state control; maritime safety legislation;

    Abstract : The history of modern maritime safety legislation at the international level is relatively young. Its beginnings are generally associated with the sinking of the Titanic in 1912, a tragedy that resulted in the adoption by an international conference of the first of what was to become a series of versions (1914, 1929, 1948, 1960, 1974) of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS). READ MORE

  3. 3. Safety Politics and Risk Perceptions in Malaysian Industry

    University dissertation from Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Arne Wangel; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Malaysia; metal industries; manufacturing sector; working environment; safety politics; risk perceptions; occupational safety and health; labour process; labour-management relations; Sociology of work; industrial relations; South-East Asia; Sociology of labour; sociology of enterprise; Arbetslivssociologi; företagssociologi;

    Abstract : The thesis concerns risk and safety in manufacturing companies in a developing country. Risk and safety is viewed as integral to the social relations between management and labour. The Malaysian case presents a historical conjuncture of this conflict theme, which is very different from that of its Western genesis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Walking the tight rope Informal livelihoods and social networks in a West African city

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Ilda Lourenço-Lindell; Stockholms universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; social networks; social capital; informal safety nets; informal sector; informalization; livelihoods; urban food; regulation; social change; structural adjutsment; Guinea-Bissau; West Africa; African cities; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science ADP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap ADB;

    Abstract : Trends towards ‘informalization’ are looming large in the world today. African cities have long been characterised by the presence of an ‘informal sector’ but are now experiencing new waves of ‘informalization’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Thylakoid membrane from spinach - effect of processing on their function as appetite suppressing ingredient

    University dissertation from Department of Experimental Medical Science, Lund Univeristy

    Author : Karolina Östbring; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Drying; Storage Conditions; Appetite; Thylakoids; Heat treatment; Chlorophyll; Spinach;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Övervikt och fetma ökar i hela världen och fortfarande vet ingen exakt varför vi äter mer än kroppen behöver. En rådande teori är att den västerländska dieten till stor del innehåller ”supervälsmakande” mat med mycket socker och fett som godis, glass, chips och feta såser. READ MORE