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Name: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations, 1995 (S.I. No. 138 of 1995).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-06-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 99 p.
ISN: IRL-1995-R-41575
Bibliography: Printed separately, 99 p.
Abstract/Citation: Implements Council Directive 92/57/EEC. The regulations prescribe the main requirements for the protection of safety, health and welfare for persons working on construction sites. Places an obligation on clients and designers to ensure health and safety is taken into account before any construction work begins. Contractors shall ensure that the work on site is properly coordinated and carried out in a safe manner. Revokes Construction (Safety, Health and Welfare) Regulations 1975.
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