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Name: Labour Code (Chemical Safety) regulations, 2003
Country: Lesotho
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2003
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette (Extraordinary), 2003-06-18, Vol. XLVIII, No. 49, pp. 431-483
ISN: LSO-2003-R-68908
Bibliography: Government Gazette (Extraordinary), 2003-06-18, Vol. XLVIII, No. 49, pp. 431-483
Abstract/Citation: 1. Citation and commencement
2. Application
3. Interpretation
4. Adequate measures for workers safety, health and welfare
5. Additional measures
6. Labelling and packaging
7. Safety signs, posters or notices to be displayed
8. Identification and classification
9. Notification
10. Notice of substancial risk
11. Special risks
12. Records to be kept
13. Exposure to radioactive chemical substances
14. Material safety data sheets
15. Workplace and health surveillance
16. Training and information of workers
17. Personal protection
18. Personal hygiene
19. First aid and fire safety
20. Duties of workers
21. Reporting of accidents,dangerous occurences and diseases
22. Records
23. House keeping
24. Acceptable exposure limit values
25. Research and related activities
26. Ban on chemical substances
27. Exemption from banning of chemical substances
28. Appeals
29. Penalties
Five schedules
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