|Document ID (ISN)||65653|
|Convention or series no.
||Craig V., Miller K.
||Law of health and safety at work in Scotland
||Sweet and Maxwell Ltd., Cheriton house, North Way, Andover, Hampshire SP10 5BE, United Kingdom, 1995. xxxvii, 286p. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: GBP 28.50.
||This book provides an introduction to the law of health and safety as it applies in Scotland. Contents: sources and institutions (criminal law, civil law, approved codes of practice, influence of the European Community, institutions of the law of health and safety at work); the common law and the employer's duty; the statutory regime (the importance of legislation as a mechanism for setting standards; the evolution of health and safety law); requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; selected areas of statutory regulation; remedies and insurance. Statutes and judicial cases are listed.
||occupational safety and health; legislation; Scotland; United Kingdom
||responsibilities of employers; public OSH institutions; European Communities; manuals; criminal liability; employee rights; comment on law; case law; comment on directive; workmen's compensation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
||Criminal liability in OSH