Making the World Less Safe: The Unhealthy Trend in Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations
Wednesday, March 01, 1989
by Richard L. Sroup and John C. GOodman
Because of fear and panic over the possibility that people are being exposed to cancer-causing chemicals, politicians at the state and federal level are enacting unwise laws and regulations. All too often, these laws eliminate a highly visible risk while at the same time increasing our exposure to less visible but more dangerous risks. As a result, legislation passed in the name of "safety" is making us less safe.
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