Recommended Titles and Treatises
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Occupational safety and health law
1338 pages. Updated biennially.
This title examines the Occupational Safety and Health Act from a neutral perspective. Specific topics covered include compliance duties, the general duty clause, employer obligations, affirmative defenses, inspections and citations, the warrant requirement in OSHA inspections, types of violations, and civil penalties and criminal sanctions. The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977, the OSF Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Family and Medical Leave act are also covered.