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Safety Law : Legal Aspects in Occupational Safety and Health / Thomas D. Schneid.

By: Schneid, Thomas D [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Occupational safety and health guide series: Edition: First edition.Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781351130998; 1351130994; 9781351130981; 1351130986; 9781351130974; 1351130978.Subject(s): Public health laws | Environmental law | Industrial safety -- Law and legislation | LAW -- International | Environmental law | Industrial safety -- Law and legislation | Public health lawsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Safety Law.DDC classification: 341.765 LOC classification: K3570 | .S364 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Overview; Authors; Chapter 1 Constitution of the United States and Constitutional Law; Chapter 2 Federal Court System; Chapter 3 The Court Process and Procedures; Chapter 4 State Courts; Chapter 5 Criminal Law; Chapter 6 Civil Liability; Chapter 7 Case Law; Chapter 8 Administrative Law; Chapter 9 Occupational Safety and Health Act; Chapter 10 OSHA Standards and Enforcement; Chapter 11 Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC); Chapter 12 OSHA Defenses.
Chapter 13 Evidence and OSHA's VariancesChapter 14 Workers' Compensation; Chapter 15 Americans with Disabilities Act; Appendix A: Occupational Safety And Health Act Of 1970; Appendix B: Selected State Laws; Index.
Scope and content: "For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs. The book starts off with a review of the current federal and state law systems and courts. It focuses on OSHA and the OSHRC, workers compensation, ADA and employment related laws."--Provided by publisher.Summary: For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs.The book starts off with a review of the current federal and state law systems and courts. It focuses on OSHA and the OSHRC, workers compensation, ADA and employment related laws.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Overview; Authors; Chapter 1 Constitution of the United States and Constitutional Law; Chapter 2 Federal Court System; Chapter 3 The Court Process and Procedures; Chapter 4 State Courts; Chapter 5 Criminal Law; Chapter 6 Civil Liability; Chapter 7 Case Law; Chapter 8 Administrative Law; Chapter 9 Occupational Safety and Health Act; Chapter 10 OSHA Standards and Enforcement; Chapter 11 Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC); Chapter 12 OSHA Defenses.

Chapter 13 Evidence and OSHA's VariancesChapter 14 Workers' Compensation; Chapter 15 Americans with Disabilities Act; Appendix A: Occupational Safety And Health Act Of 1970; Appendix B: Selected State Laws; Index.

"For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs. The book starts off with a review of the current federal and state law systems and courts. It focuses on OSHA and the OSHRC, workers compensation, ADA and employment related laws."--Provided by publisher.

For new and entry level safety professionals who don't have a clue regarding the legalities involved in the safety and health profession. This book is designed for those in the profession with limited knowledge of legal aspects impacting the function of their jobs.The book starts off with a review of the current federal and state law systems and courts. It focuses on OSHA and the OSHRC, workers compensation, ADA and employment related laws.

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<p>Thomas D. Schneid is the Chair of the Department of Safety and Security and a tenured professor in the School of Safety, Security and Emergency Management in the College of Justice and Safety at Eastern Kentucky University. Tom has worked in the safety, human resource and legal fields and has represented numerous corporations and individuals in OSHA and labor/employment related litigations throughout the United States. Tom has earned a B.S. in education, M.S. and CAS in safety as well as his Juris Doctor (J.D. in law) from West Virginia University and LL.M. (Graduate Labor and Employment Law) from the University of San Diego as well as post tenure Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering and M.S. in International Business. Tom is a member of the bar for the U.S. Supreme Court, 6th Circuit Court of Appeals and a number of federal districts as well as the Kentucky and West Virginia Bar.</p> <p>Tom has authored and/or co-authored numerous texts on including Workplace Safety and Health: Assessing Current Practices and Promoting Change in the Profession (2014), Corporate Safety Compliance: Law, OSHA and Ethics (2008); Labor and Employment Issues for Safety Professional (2011); Americans With Disabilities Act: A Compliance Guide (1994); ADA: A Manager's Guide (1993); Legal Liabilities for Safety and Loss Prevention Professionals (2010); Fire and Emergency Law Casebook (1996); Creative Safety Solutions (1998); Occupational Health Guide to Violence in the Workplace (1999); Legal Liabilities in Emergency Management (2001) and Fire Law (1995). Tom has also co-authored several texts including Food Safety Law (1997), Legal Liabilities for Safety and Loss Prevention Professionals (1997), Physical Hazards in the Workplace (2001), and Disaster Management and Preparedness (2000) as well as over 100 articles on safety and legal topics..</p> <p>Tom's current areas of academic interest include Drone Law, Licensure for the Safety Profession and the Changing Labor Landscape in the United States.</p>

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