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Vulnerable Workers : Health, Safety and Well-being.

By: Giovannone, Maria.
Contributor(s): Sargeant, Malcolm.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2016Copyright date: ©2011Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (252 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317000815.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Vulnerable Workers : Health, Safety and Well-beingDDC classification: 363.11 LOC classification: 2011025534Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- About the Editors -- About the Contributors -- Preface -- Chapter 1 The Health, Safety and Well-being of Vulnerable Workers -- Chapter 2 We’ve Been Down this Road Before: Vulnerable Work and Occupational Health in Historical Perspective -- Chapter 3 Supply Chains and the Protection of Vulnerable Workers -- Chapter 4 Precarious Work in Times of Crisis: Regulatory Discourses and Labour Standards in the New EU Member Baltic States -- Chapter 5 Work Organisation, New Forms of Employment and Good Practices for Occupational Health and Safety: Evidence from Italy within the European Context -- Chapter 6 Occupational Health and Safety of Migrant Workers: An International Concern -- Chapter 7 Occupational Health and Safety in Organisations: Applying Amartya Sen’s Capability Approach and Organisational Climate -- Chapter 8 The Health of Vulnerable Workers in Italy -- Chapter 9 Employees Without Protections: The Misclassification of Vulnerable Workers in New York -- Chapter 10 The Right to Occupational Health and Safety and its Legislation in China -- Chapter 11 Seeking Solutions to Precarious Working in the Growth of New Zealand Dairy Farming – A Research Agenda -- Chapter 12 Occupational Health and Safety of Contingent Migrant Labour in the Kuwait Construction Industry.
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Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- About the Editors -- About the Contributors -- Preface -- Chapter 1 The Health, Safety and Well-being of Vulnerable Workers -- Chapter 2 We’ve Been Down this Road Before: Vulnerable Work and Occupational Health in Historical Perspective -- Chapter 3 Supply Chains and the Protection of Vulnerable Workers -- Chapter 4 Precarious Work in Times of Crisis: Regulatory Discourses and Labour Standards in the New EU Member Baltic States -- Chapter 5 Work Organisation, New Forms of Employment and Good Practices for Occupational Health and Safety: Evidence from Italy within the European Context -- Chapter 6 Occupational Health and Safety of Migrant Workers: An International Concern -- Chapter 7 Occupational Health and Safety in Organisations: Applying Amartya Sen’s Capability Approach and Organisational Climate -- Chapter 8 The Health of Vulnerable Workers in Italy -- Chapter 9 Employees Without Protections: The Misclassification of Vulnerable Workers in New York -- Chapter 10 The Right to Occupational Health and Safety and its Legislation in China -- Chapter 11 Seeking Solutions to Precarious Working in the Growth of New Zealand Dairy Farming – A Research Agenda -- Chapter 12 Occupational Health and Safety of Contingent Migrant Labour in the Kuwait Construction Industry.

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Malcolm Sargeant is Professor of Labour Law at Middlesex University, UK, and author/co-author of Employment Law (Fifth Edition, 2010), Essentials of Employment Law (Tenth Edition, 2009), Questions and Answers on Employment Law (Third Edition, 2009), Age Discrimination in Employment (1999), Age Discrimination (2011) and Age Discrimination and Diversity (2011). In 2010 Professor Sargeant organised a major conference in London on vulnerable workers jointly between Middlesex University and the Association for the Study of International and Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations (ADAPT). Dr Maria Giovannone is lecturer at the Marco Biagi International and Comparative Study Centre, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, in Italy and is the ADAPT Research Fellow responsible for research into health and safety at work. She has a law degree and the topic for her PhD was industrial relations, on issues related to occupational health and safety in Italy and the UK. Dr Giovannone has worked for a firm specialising in labour law, undertaken research for the Italian Ministry of Labour and is a member of the Certification Commission established at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, to certify labour contracts in Italy.

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