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Law on accidents to health service staff and volunteers by W. A. J. Farndale

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Published by Ravenswood Publications Ltd in Beckenham .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Employers" liability -- Great Britain.,
  • Industrial safety -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.,
  • Medical laws and legislation -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby W. A. J. Farndale and Susan Russell.
SeriesCase studies on law and practice for health service management ;, v. no. 7
ContributionsRussell, Susan, barrister, joint author.
LC ClassificationsKD2002 .F3
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4295015M
ISBN 100901812234, 0901812242
LC Control Number78322971

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