Series 2 - Expert testimony and consulting

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GB 249 OEDA/D/2

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Expert testimony and consulting

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  • 1976-2004 (Creation)
  • 1947-2004 (Accumulation)

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From the early to mid 1970s, Nancy Tait fashioned herself into a lay expert on occupational and environmental health hazards (initially chiefly those posed by asbestos). This took several forms, among them testifying before commissions and committees, advising and consulting during ongoing inquiries, participating in relevant panels, or commenting on consultation papers. The boundaries between Tait's expert witnessing / consulting and her advocacy activities (see link below) are somewhat blurred.

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  • English

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