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Name: Borehole Sites and Operations Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 2038 of 1995).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-08-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 10 p.
ISN: GBR-1995-R-41470
Bibliography: Printed separately, 10 p.
Abstract/Citation: Gives effect to certain provisions of Council Directive 92/91/EEC (OJ No. L348, 28.11.92, p.9) concerning minimum requirements for improving safety and health protection of workers in the mineral-extracting industries through drilling. Regulation 7 prohibits commencement of borehole operation unless a "health and safety document" has been prepared; regulation 9 requires employers to provide health surveillance.
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