The module is supported by comprehensive printed notes; further reading includes:
Managing Health and Safety in Construction, Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2007. Approved Code of Practice L144 HSB Books 2007 ISBN 978 0 7176 6223 4.
Recommended background reading
Bond A and Harris A, Decoding Eurocode 7, Taylor and Francis, 2008. (ISBN 978-0415409483)
Clayton CRI, Matthews MC and Simons NE, Site Investigation, 2nd ed, Blackwell Science, 1995. (ISBN 06320 29080) [Available as a free download from http://www.geotechnique.info/]
Clayton CRI, Milititsky J and Woods RI, Earth Pressure and Earth-Retaining Structures, 2nd ed, Blackie, 1993. (ISBN 978-0751400670)
Simons NE, Menzies BK and Matthews MC. A Short Course in Soil and Rock Slope Engineering, Thomas Telford, 2001. (ISBN 978-0727728715)
and Mah CW, Rock Slope Engineering: Civil and Mining, 4th ed, Spon, 2004. (ISBN 978-0415280013)
BS8002:1994 Code of practice for earth retaining structures, British Standards Institution.
BS 8081:1989 Code of practice for ground anchorages, British Standards Institution.
BS EN 1997 Eurocode 7 Geotechnical Design, British Standards Institution. [Available as a free download from BSI online]