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Killed in the line of work duties: we need to fix dangerous loopholes in health and safety laws

Journal Article


Abstract


  • There is a pressing need to define employer responsibility when there is a “triangulated” employment relationship – such as between a worker, labour hire organisation and a host employer.

    This is an area where unions have rightly been calling for greater clarity and specificity.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Kelly, D. (2019). Killed in the line of work duties: we need to fix dangerous loopholes in health and safety laws. The Conversation, 12 February 1-4.

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 12 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • There is a pressing need to define employer responsibility when there is a “triangulated” employment relationship – such as between a worker, labour hire organisation and a host employer.

    This is an area where unions have rightly been calling for greater clarity and specificity.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Kelly, D. (2019). Killed in the line of work duties: we need to fix dangerous loopholes in health and safety laws. The Conversation, 12 February 1-4.

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 12 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia