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Name: Instructions concerning the protection of employees and establishments from dangers in the work environment. Issued in accordance with the provisions of Art. 79 of the Labour Code, No. 8 of 1996.
Country: Jordan
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 1998-06-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1998-09-16, No. 4268
Al-Amal, Circular Magazine Issued by the Minsitry of Labour, 2001, H.K. of Jordan, Issue No. 91/2001, pp. 47-52
ISN: JOR-1998-M-70517
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1998-09-16, No. 4268
Al-Amal, Circular Magazine Issued by the Minsitry of Labour, 2001, H.K. of Jordan, Issue No. 91/2001, pp. 47-52
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Labour, Jordan PDF of Instructions in Arabic PDF of Instructions in Arabic (consulted on 2015-02-18)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the protection of workers against hazards in the work place through the provision of personal safety equipment and includes tables on the maximum weights to be lifted acording to age and sex and exposure limits for noise levels. It also regulates the provision of rest rooms, changing rooms and eating facilities as well as medical examinations.
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