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A study of occupational health and safety practice in the construction of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme / author, Fergus Robinson
Bib ID 2278157
Format BookBook
Author
Robinson, Fergus, 1949-
 
Description [Camperdown, N.S.W. : National Occupational Health and Safety Commission, 2000] 
100 p. : ill., 1 map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0646394045
Full contents
  • Chapter 1. Introduction
  • ch. 2. Construction deaths on the Snowy
  • The grim cost of preceived progress
  • ch. 3. Major safety hazards on the Snowy
  • ch. 4. Safety organisation and OH&S outcomes on the Snowy
  • ch. 5. The role of trade unions
  • ch. 6. Kaiser Walsh Perini Raymond
  • Accident analysis July 1954 - October 1957
  • ch. 7. View and attitudes of personnel who worked on the Snow Moutnains Scheme
  • ch. 8. The Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme
 
Notes

"A study undertaken by the La Trobe University History Department and funded under the Research Grants Program of the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission"--T.p.

This is a shortened version of the final report submitted to the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission.

Bibliography: p. 85.

Subjects Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme.  |  Hydroelectric power plants -- Accidents -- New South Wales -- Snowy Mountains.  |  Hydroelectric power plants -- New South Wales -- Snowy Mountains -- Safety measures.
Other authors/contributors Australia. National Occupational Health and Safety Commission  |  La Trobe University. Department of History

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