List of tables and figures List of abbreviations Preface 1 Work and health: an overview 2 Perspectives on occupational health and safety 3 Explaining occupational injury 4 Case study: work-related musculoskeletal injuries 5 Occupational disease, stress and illness 6 Case study: working hours and health 7 Law and prevention 8 Workers' compensation and rehabilitation 9 Worker communication and involvement in occupational health and safety 10 Approaches to managing occupational health and safety
Michael Quinlan is professor in the School of Organisation and Management at the University of New South Wales and honorary professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Sydney. He is a leading teacher and researcher in the field of occupational health. He has advised industry and unions on OHS, has undertaken inquiries on OHS issues for state and federal governments, and helped to prepare a report on employment conditions and health inequalities for the World Health Organisation. Philip Bohle is Professor of Work and Health and leads the Work and Health Research Team at the University of Sydney. Dr Felicity Lamm is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management and Employment Relations at Auckland University of Technology.