This is a book for anyone interested in issues of worker health and safety, and it will serve as the cornerstone for courses in public policy, community health, labor studies, business ethics, regulation and safety, and occupational and environmental health policy.
Dying to Work Contents Preface Introduction 1. America Goes to Work 2. The Torch That Lighted Up the Industrial Scene 3. Keeping Americans Safe at Work 4. Just the Facts 5. Stories Grocery Clerk Hotel Housekeeper Electrician Coal Miner Oil and Gas Worker Dredging Logging Combustible Dust Warehouse Worker Packinghouse Worker Manufacturing Grain Handling Registered Nurse Elevators 6. What Can We Do? 7. Are There Really Any Accidents? Epilogue Notes Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.