ISBN 10 : 9780465003860
ISBN 13 : 0465003869
Science has never been more crucial to deciding the political issues facing the country. Yet science and scientists have less influence with the federal government than at any time..
Work has never been as safe as it seems today. Safety has also never been as bureaucratized as it is today. Over the past two decades, the number of safety rules and statutes has exploded, and organizations themselves are creating ever more internal compliance requirements. At the same time, progress on safety has slowed to a crawl. Many incident- and injury rates have flatlined. Worse, excellent safety performance on low-consequence events tends to increase the risk of fatalities and…