Corporate responsibility for industrial incidents
Corporate responsibility for industrial incidents

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Corporate responsibility for industrial incidents


This course was written by Amanda Zambellas.

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Figure 3: © ArcelorMittal,

Figure 4: adapted from: BBC News online, 2010, and American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2006, (The Accident in Bhopal).

Figure 5: Union Carbide MIC Plant © unknown.

Figure 6: © Amnesty International, www.amnesty,org.

Reading 1: Extracts from Slapper, G. (2000) Blood in the Bank: Social and Legal Aspects of Death at Work, Advances in Criminology, series editor D. Nelken, Ashgate, Aldershot.

Reading 2: Extract from Slapper, G. (2011) ‘Violent corporate crime, corporate social responsibility and human rights’ in Voiculescu, A. and Yanacopulos, H. (eds) The Business of Human Rights: an evolving agenda for corporate responsibility, London, Zed Books Ltd/New York, Room 400/Milton Keynes, The Open University.

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