Rutgers University Occupational Safety and Health Essay

Rutgers University Occupational Safety and Health Essay


1.  After viewing the documentary, A Dangerous Business Revisited and reading Rosner’s “When Does a Worker’s Death Become a Murder”, what is your position on the criminal prosecution of employers or supervisors who knowingly put workers’ lives at risk? 

2.  This question is about the video A Dangerous Business Revisted.  Robert Rester became a whistleblower at McWane Industries.  Where your sympathies with Rester or McWane?  If you were an HR manager, would you hire a whistleblower at your company?  In addition to watching A Dangerous Business Revisited, use this article update on Robert Rester.

3. In your opinion, were OSHA’s  Emergency Temporary Standards necessary or would employer voluntary compliance with recommendations and guidelines be preferable?  The knowledge of occupational safety and health and COVID should help you in crafting your answer.