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Original name: Laki (395/2012) laivaväen työ- ja asuinympäristöstä sekä ruokahuollosta aluksella.
Name: Act (395/2012) on the Working and Living Environment of the Crew and Food Supply on Board Ships.
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare; Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-06-15
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-2012-L-94473
Bibliography: Act online in Finnish and Swedish Act online in Finnish and Swedish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, FINLEX,, Finland, 6 pp. PDF in Finnish PDF in Finnish (consulted on 2013-10-31)
Abstract/Citation: Contains eight chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: General provisions.
Chapter 2: Planning the ships and the inspections and advices.
Chapter 3: Work environment.
Chapter 4: Accommodation and recreational facilities.
Chapter 5: Food and diet.
Chapter 6: Supervisory and regulatory cooperation.
Chapter 7: Penalties and jurisdiction.
Chapter 8: Special provisions.
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