RISK: Health, Safety & Environment


The author reviews evidence of poor worker health and safety practices in United States Department of Energy nuclear facilities in contending that less protective standards for workplace hazards constitute an environmental injustice not rectified by a hazard pay premium.

Repository Citation

Kristin Shrader-FrechetteWorkplace Pollution: Nuclear Safety, Ethics, and the Exploitation--Avoidance Argument, 12 RISK 311 (2001).