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Safety first : technology, labour and business in the building of American work safety: 1870-1939

Author: Mark Aldrich
Publisher: Baltimore ; London : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the heart of these changes, Aldrich contends, was the emergence of a safety ideology that stressed both worker and management responsibility for work accidents-a stunning reversal of earlier  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Aldrich
ISBN: 0801854059 9780801854057
OCLC Number: 878263763
Description: XX, 415 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Mark Aldrich.

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"In the first extensive history of the Safety First movement, Mark Aldrich offers a unique and balanced view of changes in workplace safety. Applying his economist's eye and training, Aldrich Read more...

 
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