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Legal responsibilities for safe systems within organisations the tail [sic] of the nail by Brenda Barrett

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Published by Middlesex University in London .
Written in English


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Text of the inaugural professorial lecture delivered 9 March 1993 in the Middlesex University Business School.

StatementBrenda Barrett.
SeriesMiddlesex University inaugural lectures -- 3
ContributionsMiddlesex University. Business School.
The Physical Object
Pagination20p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15191795M
ISBN 10185924002X

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