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Name: Factories, Offices and Shops Act (No. 328 of 1970)
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1970-05-12
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 53 p.
ISN: GHA-1970-L-5120
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 53 p.
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Abstract/Citation: Deals with registration of factories (including indication of the numbers of male and female employees and of the welfare facilities provided), notification of occupational accidents and illnesses, health and welfare standards (lighting, ventilation, dust, noise, etc.), safety measures, complaints in relation to dangerous conditions and practices, offences and legal proceedings, administration of the Act, duties of persons employed and prohibition on deductions from wages. Repeals the Factories Ordinance (No. 33 of 1952).
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