This important new book presents the background to the modern programme of European Community initiatives, tracing the origins of a European policy on occupational health and safety, and looking at the progressively expanding ambitions of Commission Action Programmes in this field.
"For specialist industrial/accident employer's liability practices it would be a useful addition to the reference library." - Solicitors' Journal
"This quite excellent publication superbly and finally fills a longstanding gap by bringing together, for the first time, the wide range of legislation relating to an important area of occupational health and saftey, which has been developed at the level of the European Communities … This book is not only highly recommended to those professionals involved in the field of occupational health and safety …" - The Journal of the Royal Society of Health
Preface. Introduction. Part 1: Treaty provisions of particular relevance to occupational health and safety. Part 2: Action programmes, decisions, resolution, recommendations, etc. Part 3: Directives.