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Australian supply chain regulation: practical operation and regulatory effectiveness

Project Member(s): Rawling, M.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Australian Research Council (ARC Discovery Projects)
Australian Research Council (ARC Discovery Projects)

Start year: 2012

Summary: Funding Organisation: Australian Research Council (ARC Discovery Projects); Project members: Richard Johnstone (QUT); Michael Rawling (UTS); Igor Nossar (QUT); Administering Organisation: Queensland University of Technology; Collaborating Organisation: University of Technology Sydney; Summary: This project uses empirical research to examine the practical operation and effectiveness of innovative Australian regulatory models designed to improve working conditions in supply chains in the clothing and road transport industries. Please copy and paste the following links for draft reports, https://www.uts.edu.au/sites/default/files/2017-12/TCF%20Supply%20Chain%20Regulation%20Draft%20Report.pdf https://www.uts.edu.au/sites/default/files/2017-12/Supply%20Chain%20Regulation%20in%20Road%20Transport_Draft%20Report.pdf ;

Publications:

Rawling, MJ, Johnstone, J & Nossar, I 2017, 'Compromising Road Transport Regulation: The Abolition of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal', Sydney Law Review, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 303-332.

Nossar, I, Tennent, R, Johnstone, R, Shepherd, N & Rawling, MJ 2017, Australian Supply Chain Regulation Project: Draft Report on Textile Clothing and Footwear Sector Regulation, Sydney.

Rawling, MJ, Shepherd, N, Johnstone, R & Nossar, I 2017, Australian Supply Chain Regulation Project: Draft Report on Road Transport Sector Regulation, Sydney.

Rawling, M 2016, 'Prevention of Effective Implementation of Supply Chain Regulation: A Road Transport Industry Case Study', Australian Labour Law Association 8th Biennial National Conference, Novotel St Kilda, Melbourne.

Johnstone, R, Nossar, I & Rawling, MJ 2015, 'Regulating Supply Chains to Protect Road Transport Workers: An Early Assessment of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal', Federal Law Review, vol. 43, no. 3, pp. 397-421.

Nossar, I, Johnstone, R, Macklin, A & Rawling, M 2015, 'Protective legal regulation for home-based workers in Australian textile, clothing and footwear supply chains', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 585-603.
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Rawling, M 2015, 'Legislative regulation of global value chains to protect workers: A preliminary assessment', The Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 660-677.
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Rawling, MJ 2014, '"Cross-Jurisdictional and Other Implications of Mandatory Clothing Retailer Obligations"', Australian Journal of Labour Law, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 191-215.

Nossar, I, Johnstone, R, Macklin, A & Rawling, MJ 2014, 'Protective Legal Regulation for Home Based Workers in the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industry', Journal of Industrial Relations 'Supply Chains' Symposium, Business School, University of Technology Sydney.

Rawling, MJ 2014, ''Regulating supply chains to protect road transport workers: An assessment of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal'', Australian Labour law Association 7th Biannual conference 'Under the Microscope: The next Phase of Australian Labour Law?', Novotel Manly Pacific Sydney.

FOR Codes: Law, Law Enforcement, Workplace Safety, Law Reform