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Name: Factories (Benzene) Regulations (S. I. 179 of 1978), as amended up to S. I. No. 158 of 1993.
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1978
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-1978-R-65346
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Zambia Laws PDF of Regulations as amended to SI 158/1993 PDF of Regulations as amended to SI 158/1993 (consulted on 2014-01-16)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for pre-employment and periodical free of charge medical examinations. Prohibits employment of pregnant and nursing women in work processes involving exposure to benzene or products containing benzene. The same prohibition applies to persons under 18, except where they are undergoing education or training and are under adequate and medical supervision.
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