|Document ID (ISN)||110891|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0815-6409 - Journal of Occupational Health and Safety - Australia and New Zealand
|Convention or series no.
||The development of OHS legislation in Australia
||Aug. 2009. Vol.25, No.4, p.277-287. 34 ref.
||This article reviews the development of OSH legislation in Australia, from case law in the 1800s, duty of care in the 1900s to performance-based legislation in the 1970s. It is argued that the next need is to harmonize legislation across Australian States.
||Australia; occupational safety and health; legislation; role of government
||conditions of work; workmen's compensation; history
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Australia|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work