Reg No: HNT 2016/9:9


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Faculty Board of Health, Science and Technology
Risk Management

Course Reading

Human Safety II; injury prevention and safety promotion

Valid from spring semester 2017


Course Code: RHAD22
Course Title: Human Safety II; injury prevention and safety promotion
Personsäkerhet II; skadeförebyggande och säkerhetsfrämjande arbete
Credits: 7.5
Degree Level: Master

Andersson Ragnar, Nilsen Per (red.). Personsäkerhet: teori och praktik. Myndigheten för samhällsskydd och beredskap, 2015. Pages: 273.

Robertson Leon. Injury Epidemiology. Research and Control Strategies. Third edition. Oxford University Press, 2007. Pages: 250.

Gielen, A. C., & Sleet, D. "Application of behavior-change theories and methods to injury prevention". Epidemiologic Reviews. 2003 25(1), 65-76..

Haddon Jr, W. "Advances in the epidemiology of injuries as a basis for public policy". Public health reports. 1980 95(5), 411.

Lund, J., & Aarø, L. E. "Accident prevention. Presentation of a model placing emphasis on human, structural and cultural factors. Safety Science". Safety Science. 2004 42(4), 271-324.

Mack et al. "Preventing Unintentional Injuries in the Home Using the Health Impact Pyramid". Health Education & Behavior. 2015 42(15). 115-122..

Reason. "Human error: models and management". BMJ. 2000 320(7237), 768-770..

Reference Literature

Guidelines for Safety Investigations of Accidents. ESReDA, 2009. Pages: 65.

Risk Assessment Guidelines for non-food Consumer Products. European Commission.

Andersson Ragnar. Personsäkerhet på tvären. Karlstad: Karlstads universitet, 2011. 51-92. Pages: 50.

Svedung Inge. Låt det inte hända igen Metodik för åtgärdsinriktad uppföljning av barnolyckor. Karlstad: Räddningsverket, 2007.

Särdquist Stefan. Olycksundersökning. Karlstad: Räddningsverket, 2005. NCO 2005:3.


Approved by the Faculty Board of Health, Science and Technology, 29 June 2016