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Name: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Chemical Agents) Regulations, 1994 (S.I. No. 445 of 1994)
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1994-12-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 7 p.
ISN: IRL-1994-R-39359
Bibliography: Printed separately, 7 p.
Abstract/Citation: Implements Council Directive 88/642/EEC and Commission Directive 91/322/EEC on the protection of workers from risks related to chemical agents at work. The Regulations define "chemical agent" and outline the duties of employers in relation to the prevention and limitation of exposure of employees to chemical agents in the workplace. There are also requirements in relation to information, training and consultation.
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