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Document ID (ISN)52637
CIS number 89-1439
ISBN(s) 0-11-096635-X
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1989 No.635
Title Health and Safety - The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1989. 16p. Price: GBP 2.65.
Abstract These Regulations (effective from 1 Apr. 1990) impose health and safety requirements with respect to electricity at work (except on seagoing ships and aircraft or hovercraft moving under their own power). A section is devoted to the safe use of electricity in mines, to prevent the accidental explosion of firedamp. Many former Regulations, including the Electricity Regulations 1908, are revoked.
Descriptors (primary) electricity; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) firedamp-proof electrical equipment; law; mining and quarrying
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Electrical safety
Browse category(ies) Electricity