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Name: Lead Regulations, 2001 (No. R. 236).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2002-02-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2002-02-28, Vol. 440, No. 23175, pp. 1-47
ISN: ZAF-2002-R-61838
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2002-02-28, Vol. 440, No. 23175, pp. 1-47
Lead Regulations 2001 Lead Regulations 2001 South African Government Information, South Africa (consulted on 2004-07-02)
Abstract/Citation: Made under Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993. Applies to every employer and self-employed person at a workplace where lead is produced, processed, used, handled or stored in a form in which it can be inhaled, ingested or absorbed by any person in that workplace. Individual sections deal with exposure to airborne lead, information and training, duties of persons who may be exposed, assessment of potential exposure, air monitoring, medical surveillance, respirator zone, records, control of exposure to lead, personal protective equipment and facilities, cleanliness of premises and plant, labelling, packaging, transportation and storage and disposal of waste.
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