Emeritus Professor Michael Quinlan
Emeritus Professor

Emeritus Professor Michael Quinlan

Business School
School of Management and Governance

​​Michael Quinlan is emeritus professor in the School of Management and Governance and Director of the Industrial Relations Research Centre. His major expertise is the field of occupational health and safety (OHS) and risk, particularly aspects related to work organisation, management and regulation. In addition to publishing widely on OHS he has undertaken inquiries, investigations and audits for governments in Australia and New Zealand on safety in the trucking industry, mining and OHS regulatory regimes. He has also served as an expert on a number of government advisory bodies in Australia and New Zealand as well as helping to prepare reports on OHS for the World Health Organisation, European Commission, European Agency on Safety and Health at Work and International Labour Organisation. He currently serves on the editorial board of six academic journals based in Australia and the UK.​

Research Interests:

  • Occupational health & safety
  • Precarious employment
  • Immigrant/foreign and vulnerable workers
  • Industrial relations/labour history

 

Research Grants:

  • 2001-2005: Grant from National Heart Foundation for research project on occupational stress and health behaviours in low status workers (with Anthony LaMontagne, Rosalie A Aroni, John McNeil and Rory Wolfe)
  • 2003-2005: Large Australian Research Council Discovery grant to explore the Implementation of Process Regulation in Occupational Health and Safety: A Comparative Study of Policy and Practice (with Richard Johnstone)
  • 2005-2006: International Consultant to research grant on employment strain funded by Ontario Workers

 

 

Phone
+61 2 9385 7149
Location
Room 557, Australian School of Business building
  • Books | 2022
    Maxwell-Stewart H; Quinlan M, 2022, Unfree Workers Insubordination and Resistance in Convict Australia, 1788-1860, Springer Nature
    Books | 2020
    Quinlan MG, 2020, Contesting Inequality and Worker Mobilisation Australia 1851-1880, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781003018971
    Books | 2020
    Sheldon P; Gregson S; Irving T; Belzer M; Thornquist A; Lippel K; Thebaud-Mony A; Nossar I; Walters D; Johnstone R; Quinlan M, 2020, The Regulation and Management of Workplace Health and Safety: Historical and Emerging Trends, Sheldon P; Gregson S; Lansbury R; Sanders K, (eds.), Routledge, London, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429265679
    Books | 2017
    Quinlan MG, 2017, The Origins of Worker Mobilisation: Australia 1788-1850, Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Relations, Routledge, New York, https://www.routledge.com/The-Origins-of-Worker-Mobilisation-Australia-1788-1850/Quinlan/p/book/9781138084087
    Books | 2014
    Quinlan MG, 2014, Ten Pathways to Death and Disaster: Learning from Fatal Incidents in Mines and Other High Hazard Workplaces, The Federation Press, Sydney NSW, https://www.federationpress.com.au/bookstore/book.asp?isbn=9781862879775
    Books | 2012
    Johnstone R; Mccrystal S; Nossar I; Quinlan MG; Rawling M; Riley J, 2012, Beyond Employment: The Legal Regulation of Work Relationships, Original, Federation Press, Sydney
    Books | 2011
    Walters D; Quinlan M; Baril-Gingras G; Thébaud-Mony A; Johnstone R; Frick K, 2011, Regulating Workplace Risks, Edward Elgar Publishing, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857931658
    Books | 2010
    Quinlan MG; Bohle PL; Lamm F, 2010, Managing Occupational Health and Safety: A Multidisciplinay Approach, 3rd, Palgrave Macmillan, Melbourne
    Books | 2000
    2000, Systematic Occupational Health and Safety Management: Perspectives on an International Development, Frick K; Jensen PL; Quinlan MG; Wilthagen T, (eds.), Pergamon/Elsevier, Oxford UK
    Books | 2000
    Bohle PL; Quinlan MG, 2000, Managing Occupational Health and Safety: A Multidisciplinay Approach, 3rd, Palgrave Macmillan, Melbourne
    Books | 1998
    Mayhew C; Quinlan MG, 1998, Outsourcing and Occupational Health and Safety: A Comparative Study of Factory-based and Outworkers in the Australian TCF Industry, Original, Industrial Relations Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney
  • Book Chapters | 2020
    Quinlan M, 2020, 'Postscript: Inequality, Deprivation/Resistance and Building a Sustainable Society', in Sheldon P; Gregson S; Lansbury R; Sanders K (ed.), The Regulation and Management of Workplace Health and Safety: Historical and Emerging Trends., Routledge, New York, pp. 161 - 174, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429265679
    Book Chapters | 2019
    Maxwell-Stewart H; Quinlan M, 2019, 'Voting with Their Feet Absconding and Labor Exploitation in Convict Australia', in Rediker M; Chakraborty T; van Rossum M (ed.), A Global History of Runaways Workers, Mobility, and Capitalism, 1600–1850, University of California Press, pp. 156 - 177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/9780520973060-010
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Quinlan MG; Bohle P, 2015, 'Job Quality: The Impact of Work Organisation on Health', in Knox A; Warhurst C (ed.), Job Quality in Australia: Perspectives, Problems and Proposals, The Federation Press, Sydney, pp. 63 - 83
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Quinlan MG; Thebaud-Mony A, 2015, 'La sous-traitance : un outil majeur de la transformation du systeme', in Thebaud-Mony A; Davezies P; Vogel L; Volkoff S (ed.), Les Risques du Travail, La Decouverte, paris, pp. 44 - 52
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Quinlan MG; Bohle P, 2014, 'Overstretched and Unreciprocated Commitment: Reviewing Research on the Occupational Health and Safety Effects of Downsizing and Job Insecurity', in Navarro V; Muntaner C (ed.), The Financial and Economic Crises and their impact on Health and Social Well-being, Baywood Publishing Co, Inc, New York, pp. 175 - 217, https://www.baywood.com/books/previewbook.asp?id=TFA
    Book Chapters | 2007
    Quinlan MG, 2007, 'Managing Contractors', in Australian Master OHS & Environment Guide, edn. Original, CCH Australia, Australia, pp. 337 - 351
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Quinlan MG, 2006, 'Contextual Factors Shaping the Purpose of Labour Law: A Comparative Historical Perspective', in Arup C; Gahan P; Howe J; Johnstone R; Mitchell R; O'Donnell A (ed.), Labour Law and Labour Market Regulation: Essays on the Construction, Constitution and Regulation of Labour Markets and Work Relationships, edn. 1, Federation Press, Sydney, pp. 21 - 42
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR; Johnstone R, 2006, 'Trucking Tragedies: The Hidden Disaster of Mass Death in the Long-Haul Road Transport Industry', in Working Disasters: The Politics of Recognition and Response, edn. 1, Baywood Publishing Company,Inc., Amityville, New York, pp. 19 - 63
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Quinlan MG, 2005, 'The Hidden Epidemic of Injuries and Illness Associated with the Global Expansion of Precarious Employment', in Peterson CL; Mayhew C (ed.), Occupational Health and Safety: International Influcences and the `New` Epidemics, edn. 1, Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., Amityville, New York, pp. 53 - 74
    Book Chapters | 2004
    Quinlan MG, 2004, 'Australia, 1788 - 1902: A Workingman`s Paradise?', in Hay D; Craven P (ed.), Masters, Servants, and Magistrates in Britain and the Empire, 1562 - 1955, edn. First, University of North Carolina Press, North Carolina, USA, pp. 219 - 250
    Book Chapters | 2004
    Quinlan MG, 2004, 'Flexible work and organisational arrangements', in Bluff E; Gunningham N; Johnstone R (ed.), OHS Regulation for a Changing World of Work, edn. First, Federation Press, Sydney, pp. 120 - 145
    Book Chapters | 2004
    Quinlan MG; Bohle PL, 2004, 'Contingent work and occupational safety', in Barling J; Frone MR (ed.), The Psychology of Workplace Safety, edn. 1, APA Books, Washington, pp. 81 - 106
    Book Chapters | 2002
    Quinlan MG, 2002, 'Outsourcing', in Smith R; Berry A (ed.), Australian Master OHS and Environment Guide 2003, edn. Original, CCH, Sydney, pp. 265 - 282
    Book Chapters | 2000
    Frick K; Jensen PL; Quinlan MG; Wilthagen T, 2000, 'Systematic Occupational Health and Safety Management - An Introduction to a New Strategy for Occupational Safety, Health & Well-being.', in Systematic Occupational Health and Safety Management: Perspectives on an International Development, edn. Original, Pergamon/Elsevier, Oxford UK, pp. 1 - 14
    Book Chapters | 2000
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 2000, 'Precarious Employment, Work Re-Organisation and the Fracturing of OHS Management', in Systematic Occupational Health and Safety Management: Perspectives on an International Development, edn. Original, Pergamon/Elsevier, Oxford UK, pp. 175 - 198
    Book Chapters | 2000
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 2000, 'The Relationship between Precarious Employment and Patterns of Occupational Violence: Survey Evidence from Seven Occupations', in Health Effects of the New Labour Market, edn. Original, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, pp. 183 - 205
    Book Chapters | 1999
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 1999, 'Changing Work Relationships in Australia', in Changing Work Relationships in Industrialised Economies, edn. Original, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, pp. 147 - 167
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Quinlan MG, 1998, 'Trade Unions', in The Oxford Companion to History, edn. Original, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, pp. 647 - 649
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Quinlan MG, 1997, 'Industrial Relations Policy', in Government, Politics, Power and Policy in Australia. (6th Edition), edn. Original, Longman Cheshire, Sydney, pp. 436 - 451
    Book Chapters | 1996
    Quinlan MG, 1996, 'A participatory approach to occupational health and safety as a vehicle for achieving equity and reform at the workplace', in Managing Together? Consultation and Participation in the Workplace, edn. Original, Longman Australia, Melbourne, pp. 41 - 55
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Matthews LR; Finney Lamb C; Jessup GM; Ngo M; Quinlan M, 2022, 'Family Accounts of Their Experiences and Expectations of Authorities Following Sudden Workplace Death in Queensland, Australia', Victims and Offenders, pp. 1 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15564886.2022.2053257
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ngo M; Matthews LR; Quinlan M; Bohle P, 2021, 'Bereaved Family Members’ Views of the Value of Coronial Inquests Into Fatal Work Incidents', Omega (United States), vol. 82, pp. 446 - 466, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0030222818819344
    Journal articles | 2021
    Quinlan M, 2021, 'COVID-19, Health and Vulnerable Societies.', Ann Work Expo Health, vol. 65, pp. 239 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annweh/wxaa127
    Journal articles | 2020
    Gregson S; Quinlan M, 2020, 'Lessons from the Past in Occupational Health and Safety', Labour History: a journal of labour and social history, vol. 119, pp. v - xiv, http://dx.doi.org/10.3828/jlh/2020.16
    Journal articles | 2020
    Gregson S; Quinlan M, 2020, 'Subcontracting and low pay kill: Lessons from the health and safety consequences of sweated labour in the garment industry, 1880-1920', Labor History (US), vol. 61, pp. 534 - 550, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0023656X.2020.1818712
    Journal articles | 2020
    Quinlan M, 2020, 'Five challenges to humanity: Learning from pattern/repeat failures in past disasters?', The Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 31, pp. 444 - 466, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1035304620944301
    Journal articles | 2020
    Walters D; Quinlan M, 2020, 'An International History of Coalminers’ Actions to Voice Resistance to the Appropriation of their Safety and Health, 1870-1925', Relations industrielles / Industrial Relations, vol. 75, pp. 376 - 400, http://dx.doi.org/10.7202/1070353ar
    Journal articles | 2020
    van Barneveld K; Quinlan M; Kriesler P; Junor A; Baum F; Chowdhury A; Junankar PN; Clibborn S; Flanagan F; Wright CF; Friel S; Halevi J; Rainnie A, 2020, 'The COVID-19 pandemic: Lessons on building more equal and sustainable societies', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 31, pp. 133 - 157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1035304620927107
    Journal articles | 2019
    Matthews LR; Johnstone R; Quinlan M; Rawlings-Way O; Bohle P, 2019, 'Work fatalities, bereaved families and the enforcement of OHS legislation', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 61, pp. 637 - 656, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022185619829181
    Journal articles | 2019
    Matthews LR; Quinlan MG; Bohle P, 2019, 'Posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and prolonged grief disorder in families bereaved by a traumatic workplace death: The need for satisfactory information and support', Frontiers in Psychiatry, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00609
    Journal articles | 2019
    Ngo M; Matthews LR; Quinlan M; Bohle P, 2019, 'Information needs of bereaved families following fatal work incidents', Death Studies, vol. 44, pp. 478 - 489, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07481187.2019.1586792
    Journal articles | 2019
    Walters D; Quinlan M, 2019, 'Representing workers on occupational safety and health: some lessons from a largely ignored history', Industrial Relations Journal, vol. 50, pp. 399 - 414, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/irj.12268
    Journal articles | 2019
    Walters D; Quinlan M, 2019, 'Voice and resistance: Coalminers’ struggles to represent their health and safety interests in Australia and New Zealand 1871–1925', The Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 30, pp. 513 - 531, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1035304619877588
    Journal articles | 2019
    Walters D; Quinlan M; Johnstone R; Wadsworth E, 2019, 'Representing miners in arrangements for health and safety in coalmines: A study of current practice', Economic and Industrial Democracy, vol. 40, pp. 976 - 996, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0143831x16679891
    Journal articles | 2017
    Bohle P; Knox A; Noone J; Mc Namara M; Rafalski J; Quinlan M, 2017, 'Work organisation, bullying and intention to leave in the hospitality industry', Employee Relations, vol. 39, pp. 446 - 458, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/ER-07-2016-0149
    Journal articles | 2016
    Gregson SE; Quinlan M; Hampson I, 2016, 'Professionalism or Inter-Union Solidarity? Organising Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers, 1955-1975', Labour History: a journal of labour and social history, vol. 110, pp. 35 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.5263/labourhistory.110.0035
    Journal articles | 2016
    Gregson SE; Quinlan M; Hampson I; Junor A; Carney T, 2016, 'Supply Chains and the Manufacture of Precarious Work: The Safety Implications of Outsourcing/ Offshoring Heavy Aircraft Maintenance', E-Journal of International and Comparative Labour Studies, vol. 5, pp. 3 - 36, http://adapt.it/EJCLS/index.php/ejcls_adapt/article/view/115
    Journal articles | 2016
    Hampson I; Junor AM; Fraser DR; Quinlan MG, 2016, 'The Uncertain Oversight of Offshore Aircraft Maintenance: The Case of Australia', Journal of Air Law and Commerce, vol. 81, pp. 225 - 250, http://heinonline.org.wwwproxy1.library.unsw.edu.au/HOL/Index?index=journals/jalc&collection=journals%20%2081%20J.%20Air%20L.%20&%20Com.%20225%202016
    Journal articles | 2016
    Matthews LR; Fitzpatrick SJ; Quinlan MG; Ngo M; Bohle P, 2016, 'Bereaved Families and the Coronial Response to Traumatic Workplace Fatalities: Organisational Perspectives', Death Studies, vol. 40, pp. 191 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07481187.2015.1115787
    Journal articles | 2016
    Walters D; Johnstone R; Quinlan MG; Wadsworth E, 2016, 'Safeguarding Workers: A Study of Health and Safety Representatives in the Queensland Coalmining Industry, 1990-2013', Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, vol. 71, pp. 418 - 441
    Journal articles | 2016
    Walters D; Quinlan M; Johnstone R; Wadsworth E, 2016, 'Cooperation or resistance? Representing workers' health and safety in a hazardous industry', Industrial Relations Journal, vol. 47, pp. 379 - 395, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/irj.12147
    Journal articles | 2015
    Bohle P; Quinlan M; McNamara M; Pitts C; Willaby H, 2015, 'Health and well-being of older workers: comparing their associations with effort–reward imbalance and Pressure, Disorganisation and Regulatory Failure', Work and Stress, vol. 29, pp. 114 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02678373.2014.1003995
    Journal articles | 2015
    Gregson S; Hampson I; Junor A; Fraser D; Quinlan M; Williamson A, 2015, 'Supply chains, maintenance and safety in the Australian airline industry', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 57, pp. 604 - 623, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022185615582234
    Journal articles | 2015
    Quinlan M; Fitzpatrick SJ; Matthews LR; Ngo M; Bohle P, 2015, 'Administering the cost of death: Organisational perspectives on workers' compensation and common law claims following traumatic death at work in Australia', International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, vol. 38, pp. 8 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2015.01.002
    Journal articles | 2015
    Quinlan MG; Bohle P; Rawlings-Way O, 2015, 'Health and safety of homecare workers engaged by temporary employment agencies', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 57, pp. 94 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022185614541179
    Journal articles | 2015
    Quinlan MG; Lippel K; Johnstone R; Walters D, 2015, 'Governance, change and the work environment', Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, vol. 13, pp. 1 - 5
    Journal articles | 2015
    Quinlan MG; Matthews L; Bohle P; Fitzpatrick S, 2015, 'Employer and Union Responses to Traumatic Death at Work: Evidence from Australia', New Zealand Journal of Employment Relations, vol. 40, pp. 1 - 23, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=070598772322917;res=IELBUS
    Journal articles | 2015
    Schweder P; Quinlan MG; Bohle P; Lamm F; Ang A, 2015, 'Injury rates and psychological wellbeing in temporary work: A study of seasonal workers in the New Zealand food processing industry', New Zealand Journal of Employment Relations, vol. 40, pp. 24 - 51, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;res=IELBUS;dn=778303339405084
    Journal articles | 2014
    Gregson SE; Quinlan M; Hampson I, 2014, 'Slow to learn: regulatory oversight of the safety of outsourced aircraft maintenance in the USA', Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, vol. 12, pp. 71 - 90, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14774003.2014.11667798
    Journal articles | 2014
    Matthews L; Fitzpatrick S; Bohle P; Quinlan MG, 2014, 'Investigation and prosecution following workplace fatalities: Responding to the needs of families', The Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 25, pp. 253 - 270, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1035304614534350
    Journal articles | 2014
    Quinlan M, 2014, 'Book review: Ake Sandberg (ed.), Nordic Lights: Work, Management and Welfare in Scandinavia', The Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 25, pp. 179 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1035304613517629
    Journal articles | 2014
    Quinlan MG; Bohle PB, 2014, 'Re-invigorating industrial relations as a field of study: Changes at work, substantive working conditions and the case of OHS', New Zealand Journal of Employment Relations, vol. 38, pp. 1 - 24, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=407121605626277;res=IELNZC
    Journal articles | 2014
    Stevenson M; Elkington J; Sharwood L; Meuleners L; Ivers R; Boufous S; Williamson A; Haworth N; Quinlan MG; Grunstein R; Norton R; Wong K, 2014, 'The Role of Sleepiness, Sleep Disorders, and the Work Environment on Heavy-Vehicle Crashes in 2 Australian States', American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 179, pp. 594 - 601, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwt305
    Journal articles | 2013
    Quinlan MG, 2013, 'Underleverantörssystem, sweating och arbetsmiljö inom konfektionsindustrin 1880–1920: Otrygga arbeten i ett historiskt Sammanhang', Arbetarhistoria, vol. 3-4, pp. 6 - 15, http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/unsworks_37724
    Journal articles | 2013
    Quinlan MG; Hampson I; Gregson SE, 2013, 'Outsourcing and offshoring aircraft maintenance in the US: Implications for safety', Safety Science, vol. 57, pp. 283 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2013.02.011
    Journal articles | 2012
    Bluff L; Johnstone R; McNamara M; Quinlan MG, 2012, 'Enforcing Upstream: Australian Health and Safety Inspectors and Upstream Dutyholders', Australian Journal of Labour Law, vol. 25, pp. 23 - 42
    Journal articles | 2012
    LaMontagne AD; Smith PM; Smith PM; Louie AM; Quinlan MG; Ostry AS; Shoveller J, 2012, 'Psychosocial and other working conditions: Variation by employment arrangement in a sample of working Australians', American Journal of Industrial Medicine, vol. 55, pp. 93 - 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajim.21038
    Journal articles | 2012
    Quinlan MG, 2012, 'The low rumble of informal dissent: Shipboard protests over health and safety in Australian waters 1790-1900', Labour History, vol. 102, pp. 131 - 156, http://dx.doi.org/10.5263/labourhistory.102.0131
    Journal articles | 2011
    Benach J; Muntaner C; Solar O; Santana V; Quinlan M, 2011, 'Empleo, trabajo y desigualdades en salud: una visión global', Revista Cubana de Salud Pública, vol. 37, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/s0864-34662011000200017
    Journal articles | 2011
    Bohle P; Willaby H; Quinlan MG; mcnamara M, 2011, 'Flexible work in call centres: Working hours, work-life conflict & health', Applied Ergonomics, vol. 42, pp. 219 - 224, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2010.06.007
    Journal articles | 2011
    Matthews L; Quinlan MG; Rawlings-Way O; Bohle PL, 2011, 'The Adequacy of Institutional Responses to Death at Work: Experiences of Surviving Families', International Journal of Disability Management Research, vol. 6, pp. 37 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1375/jdmr.6.1.37
    Journal articles | 2011
    Mcnamara M; Bohle P; Quinlan MG, 2011, 'Precarious employment, working hours, work-life conflict and health in hotel work', Applied Ergonomics, vol. 42, pp. 225 - 232, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2010.06.013
    Journal articles | 2011
    Quinlan M; Sheldon P, 2011, 'The enforcement of minimum labour standards in an era of neo-liberal globalisation: An overview', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 22, pp. 5 - 32, http://search.proquest.com/docview/881055516?accountid=12763
    Journal articles | 2011
    Sheldon P; Quinlan M, 2011, 'Minimum labour standards and their enforcement', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 22, pp. 1 - 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/103530461102200201
    Journal articles | 2011
    Underhill E; Quinlan MG, 2011, 'How precarious employment affects health and safety at work: the case of temporary agency workers', Relations Industrielles - Industrial Relations, vol. 66, pp. 397 - 421, http://dx.doi.org/10.7202/1006345ar
    Journal articles | 2010
    Bohle P; Pitts C; Quinlan MG, 2010, 'Time to call it quits: Older workers, contingent employment, safety and health', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 40, pp. 23 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.2190/HS.40.1.b
    Journal articles | 2010
    Quinlan MG; Benach J; Muntaner C; Solar O; Santana V, 2010, 'Introduction to the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health Employment Conditions Network (EMCONET) Study, with a Glossary on Employment Relations', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 40, pp. 195 - 207
    Journal articles | 2010
    Quinlan MG; Benach J; Mutaner C; Solar O; Santana V, 2010, 'Conclusions and Recommendations for the Study of Employment Relations and Health Inequalities', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 40, pp. 315 - 322
    Journal articles | 2010
    Quinlan MG; Mutaner C; Chung H; Solar O; Vergara M; Benach J; Sanjeev S, 2010, 'The Solution Space: Developing Research and Policy Agendas to Eliminate Employment-Related Health Inequalities', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 40, pp. 309 - 314, http://dx.doi.org/10.2190/HS.40.2.j
    Journal articles | 2010
    Quinlan MG; Mutaner C; Solar O; Vergara M; Eijkemans G; Santana V; Chung H; Castedo A; Benach J, 2010, 'Policies and Interventions on Employment Relations and Health Inequalities', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 40, pp. 297 - 397, http://dx.doi.org/10.2190/HS.40.2.i
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG, 2009, 'Defending the Indefensible: The Global Asbestos Industry and its Fight for Survival', Labour History, vol. 96, pp. 247 - 248, http://www.jstor.org/stable/27713765
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG, 2009, 'Framework of Flesh: Builders Labourers battle for health', Labour History, vol. 97, pp. 213 - 214, http://www.jstor.org/stable/27740327
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; Bohle PL, 2009, 'Overstretched and unreciprocated commitment: reviewing research on the occupational health and safety effects of downsizing and job insecurity', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 39, pp. 1 - 44
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; Johnstone R, 2009, 'The implications of de-collectivist industrial relations laws and associated developments for worker health and safety in Australia, 1996-2007', Industrial Relations Journal, vol. 40, pp. 426 - 443, http://dx.doi.org/10.111/j.1468-2338.2009.00536.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; Johnstone R; McNamara M, 2009, 'Australian Health and Safety Inspectors` Perceptions and Actions in Relation to Changed Work Arrangements', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 51, pp. 557 - 573, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022185609339519
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; LaMontagne AD; Smith PM; Louie AM; Shoveller J; Ostry AS, 2009, 'Unwanted sexual advances at work: variations by employment arrangement in a sample of working Australians', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 33, pp. 173 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2009.00366.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; Sokas RK, 2009, 'Community campaigns, supply chains and protecting the health and well-being of workers', American Journal of Public Health, vol. 99, pp. 538 - 546, http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2008.149120
    Journal articles | 2009
    Quinlan MG; Toh S, 2009, 'Safeguarding the Global Contingent Workforce? Guest workers in Australia', International Journal of Manpower, vol. 30, pp. 453 - 471, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/01437720910977652
    Journal articles | 2009
    Williamson AM; Bohle PL; Quinlan MG; Kennedy DJ, 2009, 'Short Trips and Long Days: Safety and Health in Short-Haul Trucking', Industrial and Labor Relations Review, vol. 62, pp. 415 - 429, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/001979390906200309
    Journal articles | 2008
    Quinlan MG, 2008, 'The Changing role of the state: regulating work in Australia and New Zealand 1788-2007.', Labour History, vol. 45, pp. 111 - 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/27516312
    Journal articles | 2008
    Quinlan MG, 2008, 'Violence and Colonial Dialogue: The Australian-Pacific Indentured Labour Trade', Labour History, vol. 95, pp. 260 - 262, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/27516327
    Journal articles | 2008
    Quinlan MG, 2008, 'Worker representation and workplace and safety', British Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 46, pp. 381 - 383, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8543.2008.00682_8.x
    Journal articles | 2008
    Quinlan MG; Bohle PL, 2008, 'Under pressure, out of control, or home alone? Reviewing research and policy debates on the occupational health and safety effects of outsourcing and home-based work', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 38, pp. 489 - 523
    Journal articles | 2007
    James P; Johnstone R; Quinlan MG; Walters D, 2007, 'Regulating Supply chains to Improve Health and Safety', Industrial Law Journal, vol. 36, pp. 163 - 187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/indlaw/dwm002
    Journal articles | 2007
    Quinlan MG, 2007, 'Organisational Restructuring/downsizing, OHS regulation and worker health and wellbeing', International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, vol. 30, pp. 385 - 399, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2007.06.010
    Journal articles | 2007
    Quinlan MG; Johnstone R; James P; Nossar I, 2007, 'Supply chain regulation to protect the occupational health and safety of vulnerable workers', Revista brasileira de saúde ocupacional, vol. 32, pp. 145 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0303-76572007000100013
    Journal articles | 2006
    Quinlan MG; Johnstone R, 2006, 'The OHS regulatory challenges posed by agency workers: Evidence from Australia', Employee Relations, vol. 28, pp. 273 - 289, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/01425450610661243
    Journal articles | 2006
    Quinlan MG; Louie AM; Ostry AS; Keegel T; LaMontagne AD; Shoveller J, 2006, 'Empirical Study of Employment Arrangements and Precariousness in Australia', Relations Industrielles - Industrial Relations, vol. 61, pp. 456 - 489, http://www.jstor.org/stable/23077857
    Journal articles | 2006
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR, 2006, 'Economic pressure, multi-tiered subcontracting and occupational health and safety in Australian long haul trucking', Employee Relations, vol. 28, pp. 212 - 229, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/01425450610661216
    Journal articles | 2005
    Bohle PL; Quinlan MG, 2005, 'Editorial: Long working hours and OHS: what have we learned?', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 21, pp. 275 - 278
    Journal articles | 2005
    Johnstone R; Quinlan MG; Walters D, 2005, 'Statutory Occupationsl Health and Safety Workplace Arrangements for the Modern Labour Market', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 47 (1), pp. 93 - 116
    Journal articles | 2005
    Quinlan MG, 2005, 'Tasmania Trade Unions in the Nineteenth Century', Tasmanian Historical Research Association: Papers and Proceedings, vol. 52, pp. 150 - 174
    Journal articles | 2005
    Quinlan MG; Gardner M; Akers PR, 2005, 'A Failure of Voluntarism: Shop Assistants and the Struggle to Restrict Trading Hours in the Colony of Victoria, 1850-85', Labour History, vol. 88, pp. 165 - 182, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/27516043
    Journal articles | 2005
    Quinlan MG; Goodwin ML, 2005, 'Combating the tyranny of flexibility: shop assistants and the struggle to regulate closing hours in the Australian colony of Victoria, 1880-1900', Social History, vol. 30, pp. 342 - 365
    Journal articles | 2005
    Quinlan MG; Guthrie R, 2005, 'The occupational safety and health rights and workers` compensation entitlements of illegal immigrants: an emerging challenge', Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, vol. 03, pp. 41 - 62
    Journal articles | 2004
    Bohle PL; Quinlan MG; Kennedy DJ; Williamson AM, 2004, 'Working hours, worklife conflict and health in precarious and `permanent` employment', Revista de Saude Publica, vol. 38, pp. 19 - 25
    Journal articles | 2004
    Mayhew CR; McCarthy P; Chappell D; Quinlan MG; Barker M; Sheehan M, 2004, 'Measuring the Extent of Impact from Occupational Violence and Bullying on Traumatised Workers', Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal, vol. 16, pp. 117 - 134
    Journal articles | 2004
    Nossar I; Johnstone R; Quinlan MG, 2004, 'Regulating Supply-Chains to Address the Occupational Health and Safety Problems Associated with Precarious Employment: The Case of Home-Based Clothing Workers in Australia', Australian Journal of Labour Law, vol. 17, pp. 137 - 160
    Journal articles | 2004
    Quinlan MG, 2004, 'Regulatory responses to OHS problems posed by direct-hire temporary workers in Australia', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 20, pp. 241 - 254
    Journal articles | 2004
    Quinlan MG, 2004, 'Workers` compensation and the challenges posed by changing patterns of work: evidence from Australia', Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, vol. 02, pp. 25 - 52, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14774003.2004.11667642
    Journal articles | 2003
    Quinlan MG; Gardner M; Akers PR, 2003, 'Reconsidering the collective impulse: Formal organization and informalassociations among workers in the Australian colonies, 1795-1850', Labour - Le Travail, vol. 52, pp. 137 - 180
    Journal articles | 2003
    Quinlan MG; Saksvik PO, 2003, 'Regulating Systematic Occupational Health and Safety Management: Comparing the Norwegian and Australian Experience', Relations Industrielles - Industrial Relations, vol. 58, pp. 33 - 56, http://www.jstor.org/stable/23077874
    Journal articles | 2002
    Mayhew C; Quinlan M, 2002, 'Fordism in the fast food industry: pervasive management control and occupational health and safety risks for young temporary workers', Sociology of Health & Illness, vol. 24, pp. 261 - 284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.00294
    Journal articles | 2002
    Quinlan M, 2002, 'Book Review', Economic and Industrial Democracy, vol. 23, pp. 585 - 587, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0143831x02234006
    Journal articles | 2002
    Quinlan MG, 2002, 'Editorial: Ethical Research', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 18, pp. 203 - 206
    Journal articles | 2002
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR, 2002, 'Fordism in the Fast Food Industry', Sociology of Health and Illness, vol. 24, pp. 261 - 284
    Journal articles | 2001
    Bohle PL; Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR, 2001, 'The Health and Safety Effects of Job Insecurity: An Evaluation of the Evidence', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 12, pp. 32 - 60
    Journal articles | 2001
    Mayhew C; Quinlan M, 2001, 'Occupational Violence in Long Distance Road Transport: a Study of 300 Australian Truck Drivers', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 13, pp. 36 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10345329.2001.12036215
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan M; Mayhew C; Bohle P, 2001, 'The global expansion of precarious employment, work disorganization, and consequences for occupational health: a review of recent research.', Int J Health Serv, vol. 31, pp. 335 - 414, http://dx.doi.org/10.2190/607H-TTV0-QCN6-YLT4
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan MG, 2001, 'Book review of `Injury and the New World of Work`', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 12, pp. 165 - 167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/103530460101200110
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan MG, 2001, 'Book review of `Negotiating Flexibility: The Role of Social Partners and the State`', Labour and Industry, vol. 11, pp. 128 - 131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.2001.10669246
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan MG, 2001, 'Book review of `Research on Work, Employment and Industrial Relations`', International Journal of Employment Studies, vol. 9, pp. 153 - 157
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR, 2001, 'Occupational Violence in the Long Distance Transport Industry: A Case Study of 300 Truck Drivers', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 13, pp. 36 - 46
    Journal articles | 2001
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew CR; Bohle PL, 2001, 'The Gobal Expansion of Precarious Employment, Work Disorganisation and Occupational Health: A Review of REcent Research', International Journal of Health Services, pp. 335 - 414
    Journal articles | 2000
    Nytro K; Saksvik PO; Mikkelsen A; Bohle PL; Quinlan MG, 2000, 'An appraisal of key factors in the implementation of occupational stress intervnetions', Work & Stress, vol. 14, pp. 213 - 225
    Journal articles | 2000
    Quinlan MG, 2000, 'Forget evidence: the demise of research involvement by NOHSC since 1996', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 16, pp. 213 - 227
    Journal articles | 1999
    Quinlan MG, 1999, 'Promoting Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems: a pathway to success - maybe', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 15, pp. 535 - 542
    Journal articles | 1999
    Quinlan MG, 1999, 'The Art of Academic Revenge', AIRAANZ Review, vol. 1, pp. 3 - 19
    Journal articles | 1999
    Quinlan MG, 1999, 'The implications of Labour Market Restructuring in industrialized societies for Occupational Health and Safety', Economic and Industrial Democracy, vol. 20, pp. 427 - 460, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0143831X99203005
    Journal articles | 1999
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 1999, 'Precarious Employment and Workers` Compensation', International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, pp. 491 - 520
    Journal articles | 1999
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 1999, 'The Effects of Outsourcing on OHS: A comparative study of factory-based and outworkers in the garment industry', International Journal of Health Services, vol. 29, pp. 83 - 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.2190/71L1-KRFN-P5QJ-XCNX
    Journal articles | 1998
    Quinlan MG, 1998, 'Industrial Relations Policy Developments in Australia, 1977-98: A Critical Review', Journal of Australian Political Economy, vol. 42, pp. 76 - 106
    Journal articles | 1998
    Quinlan MG, 1998, 'Labour Market Restructuring in Industrialised Societies: An Overview', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 9, pp. 1 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/103530469800900101
    Journal articles | 1998
    Quinlan MG, 1998, 'Regulating Labour in a Colonial Context: Maritime Labour Legislation in the Australian Colonies 1788-1850', Australian Historical Studies, vol. 29, pp. 303 - 324
    Journal articles | 1997
    QUINLAN M; LÖFGREN H; WOLCOTT I; ALLAN C; McDONALD KEVIN, 1997, 'Book Reviews', Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work, vol. 8, pp. 117 - 128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.1997.10722011
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG, 1997, 'Balancing Trade and Labour Control: Imperial/Colonial Tensions in Relation to the Regulation of Seamen in the Australian Colonies 1788-1865', International Journal of Maritime History, vol. 9, pp. 19 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/084387149700900104
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG, 1997, 'Review of Theo Nichols 'The Sociology of Industrial Injury' Mansell Publishing, 1997', Labour and Industry, vol. 8, pp. 117 - 119
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG, 1997, 'The Toll from Toil Does Matter: Occupational Health and Labour History', Labour History, vol. 73, pp. 1 - 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/27516499
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 1997, 'Subcontracting and Occupational Health and Safety in Residential Building', Industrial Relations Journal, vol. 28, pp. 192 - 205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1468-2338.00054
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C, 1997, 'The Management of Occupational Health and Safety Where Subcontractors are Employed', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 13, pp. 161 - 169
    Journal articles | 1997
    Quinlan MG; Mayhew C; Ferris R, 1997, 'The Effects of Subcontracting/Outsourcing on Occupational Health and Safety: Survey Evidence from Four Australian Industries', Safety Science, pp. 163 - 178
    Journal articles | 1996
    Quinlan MG, 1996, 'Industrial relations before unions: New South Wales seamen 1810-1852', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 38, pp. 264 - 293
    Journal articles | 1996
    Quinlan MG, 1996, 'The industrial relations reform debate in Australia: A rejoinder', Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources, vol. 34, pp. 97 - 104
    Journal articles | 1996
    Quinlan MG, 1996, 'The reform of Australian industrial relations: contemporary trends and issues', Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources, vol. 34, pp. 3 - 27
    Journal articles | 1996
    Quinlan MG, 1996, 'Women and occupational health and safety:the demands still waiting to be met', Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 12, pp. 409 - 422
    Journal articles | 1996
    Quinlan MG; Iacovetta F, 1996, 'Immigration and labour: Australia and Canada compared', Labour - Le Travail, vol. 38, pp. 90 - 115
    Journal articles | 1995
    MITCHELL WF; WEBBER M; QUINLAN M; HARLEY B; JUNOR A; DABSCHECK B; HALL R; BRAMBLE TOM; BRIDGE KEN; BURGESS J, 1995, 'Book Reviews', Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work, vol. 6, pp. 183 - 206, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.1995.10669141
    Journal articles | 1995
    Quinlan MG; Gardner M, 1995, 'Strikes, worker protest and union growth in Canada and Australia 1815-1900', Labour - Le Travail, vol. 36, pp. 175 - 208
    Journal articles | 1993
    BURGESS J; CORBERT DC; GREGORY CA; SUTCLIFFE P; QUINLAN M; ADIE J; HUNTER R; DEDOUSSIS V; MOUER R; PARRY KEN; DE CIERI H; DELAHAYE B; DUNFORD R, 1993, 'Book Reviews', Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work, vol. 5, pp. 156 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.1993.10669114
    Journal articles | 1991
    PURCELL J; WORLAND D; HAMMARSTROM O; STIVENS M; LEWIS P; FRENKEL S; MORRIS R; HESS M; REEKIE G; BRAMBLE TOM; QUINLAN M; BURGESS J; GARDNER M; PATMORE G; BRAMBLE TOM; McGRAW PETER; THORNTHWAITE L; CHALMERS N; DELAHAYE B; DELAHAYE B; SVENSSON U; WANNA J, 1991, 'BOOK REVIEWS', Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work, vol. 4, pp. 160 - 193, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.1991.10669105
    Journal articles | 1989
    CALLUS RON; BENSON J; JACKSON S; BURGESS J; BOHLE P; THOMPSON B; JONES S; BOWDEN B; MITCHELL R; FRENKEL SJ; QUINLAN M; BEGGS JJ; JAKUBOWICZ A, 1989, 'BOOK REVIEWS', Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work, vol. 2, pp. 162 - 183, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10301763.1989.10669068
    Journal articles | 1988
    Quinlan M, 1988, 'Psychological and Sociological Approaches to the Study of Occupational Illness: A Critical Review', The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology, vol. 24, pp. 189 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/144078338802400201
  • Reports | 2018
    Zeller R; Quinlan M; Sanders K, 2018, Boral SHP Project. Low-frequency, high-impact accidents. Data inspection and Analysis
    Reports | 2017
    Zeller R; Quinlan M; Sanders K, 2017, Boral SHP Project. Low-frequency, high-impact accidents. Literature review.
    Other | 2016
    Quinlan MG, 2016, Book Review Andrew Hopkins, Quiet Outrage: The Way of a Sociologist, Sydney: Wolters Kluwer, 2016, 122 pp., http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1440783316680740
    Reports | 2015
    Quinlan MG, 2015, The effects of non-standard forms of employment on worker health and safety, International Labour Organisation, Geneva, Conditions of work and employment series, 67
    Reports | 2014
    Quinlan MG, 2014, Third Audit of Mine Safety Unit and Office of Chief Mines Inspector, Tasmania, WorkSafe Tasmania, WorkSafe Tasmania, Hobart
    Reports | 2014
    Walters D; Wadsworth E; Johnstone R; Quinlan MG, 2014, A study of the role of workers’ representatives in health and safety arrangements in coal mines in Queensland, Brisbane
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Hampson I; Quinlan M; Fraser D; Junor A, 2013, 'Aircraft Maintenance in Australia: Issues, Prospects and Loose Ends.', in Aircraft Maintenance in Australia: Issues, Prospects and Loose Ends., Aircraft Engineers International Annual Congress, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Aircraft Engineers International Annual Congress, Melbourne, Australia, 20 November 2013 - 23 November 2013
    Reports | 2013
    Quinlan MG, 2013, Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal Annual Work Program Submission, 12 September
    Reports | 2013
    Quinlan MG, 2013, Second Audit of the Mine Safety Unit and Office of Chief Inspector of Mines, Workplace Standards Tasmania, Hobart
    Reports | 2013
    Quinlan MG, 2013, Supply chains and networks, Safe Work Australia, Canberra
    Reports | 2013
    Walters D; Wadsworth E; Quinlan MG, 2013, Analysis of the determinants of workplace occupational safety and health practice in a selection of EU Member States, European Risk Observatory, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Luxembourg.
    Reports | 2012
    Croucher R; Banfield R; Brookes M; Lange T; Lewis S; McIlroy J; Miles L; Osarow D; Quinlan MG; rizoy M; Stumbitz B; Vicjers I, 2012, The relationship between Decent Work and positive enterprise-level outcomes in SMEs: Report to the ILO of an international literature review prepared by Middlesex University Business School.
    Conference Presentations | 2012
    Quinlan MG, 2012, 'How precarious employment damages health: Evidence from Australia', presented at 64th Annual LERA Meeting, Chicago, 08 January 2012
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Quinlan MG, 2002, 'Co-operation to achieve compliance objectives in long distance road freight: A new look at an ol issue', in Stuart Hicks (ed.), Achieving Compliance through Strategic Enforcement, Achieving Compliance through Strategic Enforcement, Surfers Paradise, Qld, pp. 219 - 245, presented at Achieving Compliance through Strategic Enforcement, Surfers Paradise, Qld, 07 March 2002 - 08 March 2002

1979       Callus, R. Quinlan, M. & Rimmer, M. Ethnic Affairs Commission, New South Wales research grant to investigate working lives of migrants in public sector instrumentalities

 1983       Quinlan, M. Professor T. Hanami/Ford Foundation travel grant to visit Japan to take part in preparation of book on Comparative Industrial Relations.

 1985       Quinlan, M. Littler, C. Gardner, M. & Palmer, G. Federal Department of Employment and Industrial Relations grant for research into Management Attitudes to Industrial Democracy

 1986       Quinlan, M. & Gardner, M. Griffith University Research Grant

 1987-89 Gardner, M. & Quinlan, M. ARGS/ARC research grant on trade union growth, structure and strategy

 1988-89 Quinlan, M.  Member Queensland academic design group.  Australian Workplace Industrial Relations Study (entailing research grants from the federal government)

 1991       Quinlan, M. Awarded ACIRRT grant to convene conference on Research and Education in Occupational Health and Safety at the University of Sydney (and to edit book based on conference proceedings).  Worksafe Australia made a matching grant for both the conference and the publication.

 1994       Bohle, P. & Quinlan, M. National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (NOHSC) grant to develop postgraduate teaching module on occupational health and safety for management students.

 1994       Mayhew, C. Quinlan, M. & Bennett, L. NOHSC grant to research OHS implications of subcontracting.

 1996       Mayhew, C. & Quinlan, M. NOHSC grant to research OHS implications of clothing outwork.

 2000       Quinlan, M. Grant from the Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales to undertake inquiry into safety in the long haul trucking industry $35,000

 2001-3   Bohle, P. Quinlan, M. & Williamson, A. Large Australian Research Council Discovery grant to explore OHS effects of precarious employment, $141,381.

 2001       Quinlan, M. & Mayhew C. Grant for commissioned research brief from WorkCover New South Wales on developing strategies to address OHS and workers’ compensation responsibilities arising from changing employment relationships. $25,000

 2001-5   LaMontagne, A. Aroni, R. McNeil, J. Quinlan, M. Wolfe, R. Grant from National Heart Foundation for research project on occupational stress and health behaviours in low status workers

 2003-6   Johnstone, R. & Quinlan, M. Large Australian Research Council Discovery grant on the Implementation of Process Regulation in Occupational Health and Safety: A Comparative Study of Policy and Practice. $163,000

 2005-6  Quinlan, M. International Consultant to research grant on employment strain funded by Ontario Workers’ Compensation Board, Canada (Wayne Lewchuk, Alice deWolf, Andy King, Leah Vosko and Emile Tompa).

 2007 Bohle, P. & Quinlan, M. UNSW Goldstar grant ($30,000) Aging, Flexibility and OHS

 2008 Quinlan, M. & Bohle, P. UNSW Goldstar grant ($30,000) Aging, Flexibility and OHS

 2010-15 Employment precarity and poverty in Southern Ontario, Social Science & Humanities Research Council of Canada CURA Award (multiple investigators), $CAN1,000,000.

 2011-13 Quinlan, M. Junor, A. Hampson, I. Barrett, G. Australian Research Council Linkage Grant on the Skill and Safety Effects of Outsourcing Heavy Aircraft Maintenance, $226,000.

 2011-13 Bohle P. Quinlan, M. Mavromaras, K. Rawlings-Way, O. Caring for the carers: Occupational health and safety in homecare Australian Research Linkage Grant, $680,205.

 2012-14 Bohle P, Quinlan M, Precarious employment: New knowledge, new solutions, ARC Discovery Grant, $345,000.

 2012-14 Bohle, P. Matthews, L. Quinlan, M. Traumatic work-related death: Assessing and improving institutional responses to the needs of surviving families, ARC Discovery Grant, $356,430. 

2020-2022 ARC Linkage Grant Conviction Politics: The convict roots of Australian democracy, with Professor Tony Moore, Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart, Emeritus Professor Michael Quinlan et al, $757,205.

Fellow, Academy of Social Sciences in Australia, since 2015

Submissions to Government, Inquiries and unpublished reports and associated appointments/activities

Quinlan, M. (1977) Civil Service Unions and Staff Relations in Hong Kong, Report to British Foreign and Commonwealth Office February (component research report).

 Quinlan, M. (1977) Civil Service Unionism in Hong Kong:  Some Recent Developments, Report to British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, August (component research report).

 Quinlan, M. (1985) Submission to Minister for Employment and Industrial Affairs on Occupational Health and Safety Aspects of the Queensland Factory and Shops Act (under review), 24 January.

 Quinlan, M. (1988) Submission to the Committee of Inquiry into the Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act, 1961-1987 of Queensland, 21 March.

 Quinlan, M. (1988) Submission to Departmental Committee of Inquiry into the Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act, 1961-1987.  Part VIA - Voluntary Employment Agreements, 22 December.

 Quinlan, M. (1993) Submission to Review of Queensland Workplace Health and Safety Legislation - Issues Paper, 8 September.

 Quinlan, M. (1994) Interviewed and provided materials to the Industry Commission inquiry into Occupational Health and Safety in Australia.

 Quinlan, M. (1995) Commissioned report for Queensland Division of Workplace Health and Safety on recommendations 16-22 (penalties) of Industry Commission report on Work, Health and Safety, April.

 Quinlan, M. (1995) Interviewed and made written submission to Tregillis Inquiry into the Integration of the Division of Workplace Health and Safety and the Queensland Workers’ Compensation Board.

 Quinlan, M. (1995) The Effects of Subcontracting/Outsourcing on Occupational Health and Safety, Research Report to the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (Worksafe Australia).

 Quinlan, M. (1996) Submission to Inquiry into Workers’ Compensation and Related Matters in Queensland chaired by Mr Jim Kennedy, May.      

 Quinlan, M. (1996) Submission to Australian Senate Inquiry into Workplace Relations and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 1996, June.               

 Quinlan, M. (1996), Submission to Inquiry into Occupational Health and Safety in NSW chaired by Professor Ron McCallum, September. (1 citation)

 Quinlan, M. (1997), Submission to Inquiry into Workers’ Compensation in NSW chaired by Richard Grellman, April.

 Quinlan, M. (1997), Submission to Joint Standing Committee on Law and Justice, Legislative Council of New South Wales, Inquiry into Workplace Safety, May. (2 citations)

 Quinlan, M. (1998) Submission to Joint Standing Committee on Law and Justice, Legislative Council of New South Wales, Inquiry into Workplace Safety Issues Paper, May.

 Quinlan, M. (1998), Submission to NSW Pay Equity Inquiry, May.

 Quinlan, M. (1998), Gave formal evidence to hearings of Joint Standing Committee on Law and Justice, Legislative Council of New South Wales, Inquiry into Workplace Safety, 17 August.

 Quinlan, M. (1998) Submission IR Taskforce Inquiry into Queensland Industrial Relations Legislation, 14 October.                               

Quinlan, M. (1999) Submission to Australian Senate Inquiry into Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment Bill 1999, September.

 Quinlan, M. (1999) Gave formal evidence to Australian Senate Inquiry into Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment Bill 1999, 22 October.                               

Quinlan, M. (2002) Gave formal evidence to Family and Community Development Committee, Parliament of Victoria Inquiry into the conditions of clothing outworkers in Victoria, 15 July.

 Quinlan, M. (2002) Developing strategies to address OHS and workers’ compensation responsibilities arising from changing employment relationships, research report prepared for WorkCover Authority of NSW, Sydney. (4 citations)

 Quinlan, M. (2002) Submitted formal written opinion to Health Employee Associations Charter Case Challenge, British Columbia.

 Quinlan, M. (2003), Submission to Productivity Commission Inquiry into National Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Health and Safety Frameworks, No. 93.

 Johnstone, R. & Quinlan, M. (2003) Written submission to Inquiry into Victorian Occupational Health and Safety Act, 26 November.

 Bohle, P. Quinlan, Johnstone, R. Williamson, A. & Klostermann, A.(2003 & 2004) Prepared expert reports and advice on behalf of CEPU in connection with Australian Industrial Relations Commission on proposed dedicated mail delivery system by Australia Post, 2003-4.

 Quinlan, M. (2003 & 2004) Submitted affidavit, expert witness statements and gave testimony on OHS effects of contingent work to test case on casual employment, NSW Industrial Relations Commission, No.IRC 4330 of 2003, December 2003, February and May 2004.

 Quinlan, M. (2004) Gave evidence to Victorian Parliamentary Committee Inquiry into Labour Hire Employment in Victoria, 21 June.

 Quinlan, M. (2004-2005) Expert Panel Member, NSW Mine Safety Review, Report to Hon Kerry Hickey MP, Minister for Mineral Resources, November 2004 to February 2005.

 Quinlan, M. (2005), Submission to Senate Employment, Workplace Relations and Education References Committee inquiry into the practicality and value of seasonal contract labour, December.

 Quinlan, M. (2006) expert submission and cross examination before the NSW Industrial Relations Commission test case on mutual responsibility in the road transport industry.

 Quinlan, M. (2006-2007) OHS expert appointed to Independent Inquiry into the Rock Fall incident at the Beaconsfield gold mine on 25 April 2006. Authored expert report prepared for Greg Melick SC, Independent Investigator appointed by the Tasmanian Government), August 2007. Gave expert evidence to the Coronial Inquest into the Death of Larry Knight at the Beaconsfield Gold Mine on 25 April 2006, 4-5 August 2008

 Fry, M. Quinlan, M. & Johnstone, R. (2008), Review of Comcare Scheme and Self-insurers, report prepared for the federal Department of Work and Employment Relations (DEWR) for review commissioned by Deputy Prime Minister Julia Gillard, May.

 Quinlan, M. (2008) Submission on OHS to DEEWR review of s457 visa scheme, 9 July.

 Bluff, L. Johnstone, R. Quinlan, M. (2008), Submission to National OHS Review, 10 July.

 Quinlan, M. & Wright L. (2008) Appointed to assist National Transport Commission investigation into safer payment systems for heavy vehicle drivers (July-October 2008).

 Quinlan, M. (2010), First Annual Audit of the Mine Safety Unit and Office of Chief Inspector of Mines, Workplace Standards Tasmania, report prepared following recommendations of the Coroner, Magistrates Court of Tasmania.

 Quinlan, M. (2010) Expert report prepared in connection with prosecution undertaken by WorkSafe Victoria (details of this remain confidential).

 Underhill, E. & Quinlan, M. (2010) Strategies for improving the safe placement of labour hire workers: A project undertaken for the Queensland Division of Workplace Health and Safety, Brisbane.

 Quinlan, M. (2011) Report comparing mine health and safety regulation in New Zealand with other countries, Prepared for the New Zealand Department of Labour, Wellington in connection with Pike River Mine disaster.

 Quinlan, M. (2011) Survey report reviewing evidence from high hazard incidents and matters related to regulation in underground mining, Prepared for the New Zealand Department of Labour, Wellington in connection with Pike River Mine disaster.

 Quinlan, M. (2011) Analysis Report: Reviewing Evidence to Assess Whether the Conclusions & Recommendations of the 2006–2009 Mine Safety Review are Still Relevant and Changes in the Regulatory Framework the Royal Commission Might Consider, Prepared for the New Zealand Department of Labour, Wellington in connection with Pike River Mine disaster.

 Quinlan, M. (2011) Submission to Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communication with regard to the Inquiry into the Road Safety Remuneration Bill 2011 and Road Safety (Consequential Amendments and Related Provisions) Bill 2011, 27 December 2011.

 Quinlan, M. (2012), Second Audit of the Mine Safety Unit and Office of Chief Inspector of Mines, Workplace Standards Tasmania, report prepared following recommendations of the Coroner, Magistrates Court of Tasmania.

 Quinlan, M. (2012), Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal Annual Work Program Submission, 12 September.

 Quinlan, M. (2012) Submission to Independent Taskforce on Workplace Health and Safety, New Zealand, 11 November.

 Fraser, D. Hampson, I. Junor, A. & Quinlan, M. (2014) Submission to Inquiry into Qantas' future as a strong national carrier supporting jobs in Australia, Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport, Australian Parliament.

Quinlan, M. (2020) Engaged by Queensland Independent Board of Inquiry into mine explosion at Grosvenor mine and related matters to prepare expert report on matters pertinent to the inquiry including the use of labour hire workers along with expert statement and giving evidence to hearings of the Inquiry, July-August.

Published Reports

 Quinlan, M. (2009), Report on OHS management at the Beaconsfield Joint Venture Gold Mine, Tasmania up to and including the time of the rock fall incident at the 925 level of the mine that occurred at around 9.23pm, resulting in the death of Larry Paul Knight and the entrapment of Todd Andrew Russell and Brant George Webb (expert report prepared for Greg Melick SC, Independent Investigator appointed by the Tasmanian Government), 30 August 2007 (1 citation).

 Fry, M. Quinlan, M. & Johnstone, R. (2009), Review of Self Insurance under the Comcare Regime, Report to the federal Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Canberra, 15 May 2008. http://www.deewr.gov.au/WorkplaceRelations/Policies/ComcareReview/Documents/TaylorFryReport.pdf

 Benach, J. Muntaner, C. Solar, O. Quinlan, M. Chung, H. Santana, V. Vergara, M. (2009) The Global Impact of Employment and Work on Health Inequalities: the need for a new policy agenda in Fontelles, J. ed. Dilemmas in globalisation: Exploring Global Trends and Progressive Solutions. Published by the Socialist Group in the European Parliament in coordination with the Global Progressive Forum, 54-70.

 Bohle, P., Finn, J., Quinlan, M. & Rawlings-Way, O. (2009) A Report on the Occupational Health and Safety of Homecare Contract Workers in Adelaide and the Barossa Region. A report prepared for The South Australian Office of the Employee Ombudsman. Sydney: The University of Sydney (1 citation).

 Underhill, E. and Quinlan, M. (2010) Strategies for Improving the Safe Placement of Labour Hire Workers, Report Prepared for the Queensland Division of Workplace Health and Safety, Melbourne: Deakin University. 

Matthews, L. Bohle, P. Quinlan M. & Rawlings-Way, O. (2011), Traumatic Work-Related Death in the Construction Industry: Experiences of Victims’ Families A Report prepared for the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, Work and Health Research Team Ageing, Work and Health Research Unit The University of Sydney.

 Cardiff University et al, (2011), Contract to assess the potential impact of emerging trends and risks on labour inspection methodologies in the domain of occupational health and safety (the NERCLIS* Project), Report prepared for the European Commission, Luxembourg (I reviewed and drafted significant elements of this report). http://www.cf.ac.uk/cwerc/reports/NERCLIS%20Vol%201%20FINAL.pdf

Croucher, R. Stumblitz, B. Quinlan, M. & Vickers. I. (2013) Can better working conditions improve the performance of SMEs? An international literature review, International Labour Organisation, Geneva.

 Quinlan, M. (2013), Supply chains and networks, Safework Australia, Canberra. http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sites/SWA/about/Publications/Documents/752/Supply-chains-networks-July-2011-Michael-Quinlan.pdf  

Walters, D. Wadsworth, E. & Quinlan, M. (2013) Analysis of the determinants of workplace occupational safety and health practice in a selection of EU Member States, (plus Annexe) European Risk Observatory, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Luxembourg. https://osha.europa.eu/en/publications/reports/analysis-determinants-workplace-OSH-in-EU/view

 Walters, D. Wadsworth, E. Johnstone, R. & Quinlan, M. (2014) A study of the role of workers’ representatives in health and safety arrangements in coal mines in Queensland, Report prepared with support of the CFMEU, Brisbane.

 Quinlan, M. (2014) Third Audit of Mine Safety Unit and Office of Chief Mines Inspector, Tasmania, Worksafe Tasmania, Hobart (1 ISI citations).

 Quinlan, M. (2015) The effects of non-standard forms of employment on worker health and safety, Discussion Paper no. 67, International Labour Organisation, Geneva.

Appointments to government advisory bodies, directorships etc

Member, the steering committee Standards Development Standing Committee (SDSC) of the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (Worksafe Australia) 1995-7.

Expert member, Queensland Metals Manufacturing Industry Workplace Health and Safety Committee, 1994-2000 (prior to this I was an expert member, Warehouse and Retail Industry Workplace Health and Safety Committee, Queensland, 1990 - 1993).

Member, Queensland Workplace Health and Safety Inter Industry Sub-Committee Reviewing Government Materials and Programmes 1993.

Member, Working Party for Review of Workplace Health Safety Program in the Department of Training and Industrial Relations, 1996.

Member, Taskforce on the Prevention and Management of Violence in the Health Workplace, NSW Department of Health, 2001-2.

Member, WorkCover NSW Year 2000 OHS Best Practice Committee, 1997-2000.

Member Expert Reference Group, Pike River Tragedy Implementation for Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, New Zealand, 2012-2013

Member, Extractives Industry Advisory Group of Worksafe NZ Board, 2014 onwards.

Fellow, Safety Institute of Australia (1992-2018)

Patron, Workplace Tragedy Support Group, 2008-2019.

Director on the Board of the Transport Education Audit Compliance Health Organisation (TEACHO) since 2010.

Director, Mates in Construction, NSW Branch/Division since 2013

Member of the Industrial Relations Society, 1973-2018

Member of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, 1975 to present.

Secretary, Griffith University Faculty Staff Association (Registered Industrial Union of Employees), 1982-1984, 1985-1986

Member, Queensland Trades and Labor Council Occupational Health and Safety Committee, 1986-1994 & delegate, Queensland Trades and Labor Council, 1986

Member, Queensland Workers' Health Centre Co-operative 1981 to 1986

Member, Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand 1983 to present.

Member of Tasmanian History Research Association, 1985 to present.