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Document ID (ISN)19260
CIS number 73-389
Year 1972
Convention or series no. 1972 Chapter 28
Title Employment Medical Advisory Service Act 1972
Bibliographic information HM Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1, United Kingdom, 1972. 12p.
Abstract This act amends and complements the Factories Act 1961 (CIS 61-1570) in relation to medical arrangements. It makes provision for the establishment of an employment medical advisory service and the appointment of employment medical advisers to replace factory doctors. It prescribes their functions and responsibilities in relation to the medical welfare of factory employees. Schedules indicating the provisions of the Factories Act 1961, amendments and repealed sections concerning employment of medical advisers are included.
Descriptors (primary) plant health organization; industries; plant health services; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) safety and health personnel; medical inspectors of labour; safety consultants; law; consultations; safety and health institutions; medical supervision
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Occupational health services