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Name: Industrial Safety and Health Law (Law No. 57 of 8 June 1972) as amended.
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1972-06-08
Entry into force:
ISN: JPN-1972-L-27779
Bibliography: English Translation English Translation Japan International center for Occupational Safety and Health, Japan PDF (translation updated to 31/05/2006) PDF (translation updated to 31/05/2006) (consulted on 2011-01-20)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Japanese Law Translations, Ministry of Justice, Japan PDF of Act in English as amended to Act No. 25 of 2006 PDF of Act in English as amended to Act No. 25 of 2006 (consulted on 2014-02-13)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Government e-Laws,, Japan PDF of Law in Japanese PDF of Law in Japanese (consulted on 2015-01-28)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter 1: General Provisions Chapter 2: Industrial Accident Prevention Program Chapter 3: Safety and Health Management System Chapter 4: Measures for Preventing Hazards and Health Impairment of Workers Chapter 5: Regulations Concerning Machines and Harmful Substances Chapter6: Measures in Employing Workers Chapter 7: Measures for Maintaining and Promoting Industrial Health Chapter 8: Licenses, etc. Chapter 9: Safety and Health Improvement Plans, etc. Chapter 10: Inspections, etc. Chapter 11: Miscellaneous Provisions Chapter 12: Penal Provisions.
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