Supply chains are nothing new to businesses, nor are the attempts to influence supply chains to improve profitability and market position. Yet changing business practices such as the increasing use of IT or the flexibility in work structures also directly and indirectly affect supply chains.
Prof David Walters of Cardiff University and Prof Philip James of Oxford Brookes University Business School have investigated whether there is reliable evidence showing the link between supply chains and health and safety (OSH) measures at work in this OSHwiki article.
Read more at the source: OSHwiki article in the spotlight: Reviewing research of supply chain influence on OSH
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