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Name: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Explosive Atmosphere) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 258 of 2003).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2003-06-26
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2003-R-68174
Bibliography: S.I. No. 258 of 2003 S.I. No. 258 of 2003 Deparment of Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Ireland, 23 p.
Abstract/Citation: Transposes Directive 1999/92/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1999 on minimum requirements for improving safety and health protection of workers potentially at risk from explosive atmospheres. Requires that assessment be carried out where explosive atmosphere is liable to be present at workplace and specifies prevention and protection measures to be taken against explosion.
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