In the years since the 4th edition was written therehave been many changes in the field of occupational health, whichhas achieved a higher profile nationally with the publication ofDame Carol Black's review of the health of Britain's working agepopulation in 2008. This edition, which has been fullyrevised, includes new sections on age discrimination and expertwitnesses, and the sections on discrimination, especiallydisability discrimination, the Working Time Regulations, stressrelated illness, corporate manslaughter and confidentiality, inparticular, have been substantially updated. * The established work on the subject * Fully revised in line with current legislation and caselaw * Essential reference for occupational health, personnel andhealth and safety departments * 'Essential reading...clear, straight to the point...superbvalue for money' Occupational Safety and Health
Professor Diana Kloss MBE is Chair of the UK Council for Workand Health, a barrister and former part-time employmentjudge. She is visiting professor at London South BankUniversity, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Occupational Health Law inthe University of Manchester, and has considerable experience ofemployment law and occupational health law, both in practice and asa lecturer and researcher. Diana is an ACAS arbitrator andmediator and a former member of the Industrial Injuries AdvisoryCouncil. She has been appointed as a member of one of theNICE Public Health Advisory Committees. In 2009 she wasappointed MBE for services to occupational health.