10. Mechanics and Structures

  1. Roger L. Brauer Ph.D. CSP, PE

Published Online: 23 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047175093X.ch10

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brauer, R. L. (2005) Mechanics and Structures, in Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175093X.ch10

Author Information

  1. Tolono, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471291893

Online ISBN: 9780471750932

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Keywords:

  • mechanics and structures;
  • structural failure modes;
  • controlling structural hazards

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Modes of Structural Failure

  • Causes of Structural Failure

  • Earthquakes

  • Controlling Structural Hazards

  • Applications

  • Exercises

  • Review Questions

  • Notes

  • Bibliography