Safety, Security, Health and Environment Law
Publication Date :
27 May 2011
2 Rev ed
A fully updated new edition of Michael Tooma's ground-breaking integrated approach to the law and practice of workplace health, safety, security and environment management. Tooma identifies a common grounding in risk management and similar legislative treatment of regulation in these areas across State and federal jurisdictions. New content includes: Discussion of the Model OHS laws; discussion of the international context to OHS laws and comparative analysis of OHS law in selected jurisdictions including the USA, UK, Singapore, Japan, New Zealand; Nanotechnology; case studies including the Texas BP refinery explosion, the Waterfall train disaster, the Cross City Tunnel fatality and a discussion of the High Court's Kirk decision.