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  1. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Resolución núm. 369/91 del Ministerio de Trabajo, por la que se aprueban las normas para uso, manipuleo y disposición segura de difenilos policlorados y sus desechos.

    Adoption: 1991-04-24 | ARG-1991-R-22218

  2. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Disposición núm. 4/91, del Director Nacional de Higiene y Seguridad en el Trabajo, por la que se reglamenta el punto 1 del Anexo I de la Disposición núm. 7/90 en lo que hace a normas técnicas.

    Adoption: 1991-01-25 | ARG-1991-M-21692

    Se dictan normas técnicas en relación con "cascos de seguridad para uso industrial", "protectores auditivos: método subjetivo para la medición de la atenuación sonora", "protectores oculares: antiparras y anteojos con lentes incoloros para uso industrial", "guantes de elastomeros para protección eléctrica".

  3. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Disposición núm. 3/91, del Director Nacional de Higiene y Seguridad del Trabajo, por la que se reglamenta la disposición núm. 7/90 en lo referente al procedimiento de homologación.

    Adoption: 1991-01-10 | ARG-1991-M-21693

    Se establecen los formularios relacionados con la disposición núm. 7/90.

  4. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Disposición núm. 33/90, del Director Nacional de Higiene y Seguridad en el Trabajo, por la que se modifican los artículos 3 y 4 de la Disposición DNHST núm. 31/89 [relativa a las sustancias y agentes cancerígenos], y se actualizan los anexos I y II de la citada disposición.

    Adoption: 1990-12-20 | ARG-1990-M-21685

    El artículo 3, en su tenor modificado, dispone que las empresas que produzcan, importen utilicen u obtengan en procesos intermedios, las sustancias o agentes que se enumeran en el anexo I deberán inscribirse en un registro. El anexo II establece la información detallada que se requiere para inscribirse en el "registro de sustancias y agentes cancerígenos". El listado del anexo I se ha confeccionado en base a investigaciones o informaciones producidas por la IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) y la OIT.

  5. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Disposición núm. 31/89-DNHST, del Director Nacional de Higiene y Seguridad en el Trabajo, por la que se crea el registro de sustancias y agentes cancerígenos.

    Adoption: 1989-09-07 | ARG-1989-M-26603

  6. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 1101 por el que se crea la Comisión nacional asesora para la integración de personas discapacitadas.

    Adoption: 1987-07-10 | ARG-1987-R-4747

    Son funciones de la Comisión nacional, en particular, realizar estudios para la elaboración de un plan nacional de asistencia y apoyo a personas discapacitadas, proponer la realización de programas nacionales que contemplen las áreas de prevención, promoción, asistencia, protección y rehabilitación de las personas discapacitadas y promover la relación intersindical a efectos de coordinar acciones y programas.

  7. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto 1016 por el que se añade un apartado al decreto de 11 marzo 1930 [SL 1930-Arg. 1A] en lo que se refiere a insalubridad por presión sonora [determina los lugares insalubres a los que se aplica la jornada de seis horas diarias o 36 semanales].

    Adoption: 1974-10-03 | ARG-1974-R-14736

  8. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Ley núm. 18609 por la que se prohibe la cerusa, el sulfato de plomo y el arsénico en la pintura para interior de edificios

    Adoption: 1970 | ARG-1970-L-35036

  9. Argentina - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Ley núm. 11127, por la que se prohibe la fabricación, la importación y la venta de cerillas que contengan fósforo blanco o amarillo

    Adoption: 1921-06-08 | ARG-1921-L-35035

  10. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Law No. HO-15-N of 21 December 2017 "On Public Letters". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-12-21 | Date of entry into force: 2018-01-27 | ARM-2017-L-106941

    Introduces the concept of a public letter and its types, the procedure of presenting public letters, also establishes the rights of a person who presents a public letter, the procedure of discussion of public letters, the peculiarities of the discussions in the National Assembly and the Government, also of the response procedure to public letters.
    Repeals law No. HO-24 of 24 November 1999 "On the Procedure of Discussion of Suggestions, Applications and Complaints of Citizens".

  11. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Law No. HO-97-N of 9 June 2017 "On Disclosure System". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-06-09 | Date of entry into force: 2018-01-01 | ARM-2017-L-106930

    Establishes the general object of regulation, namely the procedure of disclosure, rights of informant, who provides disclosure information; also the obligations of public authorities, public organizations in relation with disclosure. Also regulates the relations with regard to the protection of informants and persons connected with informants, also the procedure of inside disclosure and outside disclosure.

  12. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Law No. HO-96-N of 9 June 2017 "On the Committee for Preventing Corruption". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-06-09 | Date of entry into force: 2018-04-10 | ARM-2017-L-106931

    Chapter I. General provisions
    Chapter II. Principles of the activity and the procedure of formation of the Committee for Preventing Corruption
    Chapter III. Organization of the works of the Committee
    Chapter IV. Functions and competencies of the Committee
    Chapter V. Analysis and proceedings implemented by the Committee.

  13. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Decision No. 2308-N establishing the list of work that is found to be difficult and dangerous for persons below 18 years of age, women who are pregnant and for women caring for a child under one year of age.

    Adoption: 2005-12-29 | Date of entry into force: 2006-02-02 | ARM-2005-R-75667

  14. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Act of the Republic of Armenia on Fire Safety, No. ZR-176 of May 15, 2001.

    Adoption: 2001-05-15 | ARM-2001-L-97502

  15. Armenia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Act of the Republic of Armenia on Prevention of Disease Caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), No. ZR-103 of February 15, 1997.

    Adoption: 1997-02-15 | ARM-1997-L-97503

  16. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Tobacco and Other Smoking Products (Smoke-free Places) Amendment Act 2016 (Act No. 6 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-03-04 | AUS-2016-L-102374

  17. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Radiation Protection and Control (Ionising Radiation) Regulations 2015 (No. 203 of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-09-01 | AUS-2015-R-105384

  18. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Radiation Protection and Control (Non-Ionising Radiation) Regulations 2013 (No. 254 of 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-11-14 | AUS-2013-R-105385

  19. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency Act 2013 (No. 58, 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-06-21 | AUS-2013-L-95482

    An Act to establish the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency, and for related purposes.

  20. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    National Radioactive Waste Management Act 2012 (Act No. 29 of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-04-04 | AUS-2012-L-91703

    An Act to make provision in relation to the selection of a site for, and the establishment and operation of, a radioactive waste management facility, and for related purposes.

    Repeals 2 Paragraph (zc) of Schedule 1 of the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977.

  21. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Asbestos-Related Diseases (Occupational Exposure) Compensation Act 2011 (No. 29 of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-10-04 | AUS-2011-L-105395

    An Act to establish a scheme for the payment of compensation, and certain expenses, related to the contraction by workers of asbestos-related disease in the course of their employment, and for related purposes.

  22. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2008 No 95. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-12-03 | AUS-2008-L-93244

    An Act to make provision for safety in the transport of dangerous goods by road and rail as part of the system of nationally consistent road and rail transport laws; and for other purposes.

  23. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Radiation Protection Act 2006 (A2006-33). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2006-08-31 | AUS-2006-L-81937

    Provides regulations for the safe use, handling and disposal of radioactive substances as well as penalties for violations of the Act.

  24. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Commonwealth Radioactive Waste Management (Related Amendments) Act 2005 (No. 146, 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-12-14 | AUS-2005-L-73167

    Makes amendments related to the Commonwealth Radioactive Waste Management Act 2005 with respect to the following Acts: Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977; Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998.

  25. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Radiation Protection Act 2005 (No. 48 of 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-12-01 | AUS-2005-L-82004

    An Act for the protection of people and the environment from harmful radiation, to repeal the Radiation Control Act 1977, to consequentially amend the Approvals (Deadlines) Act 1993, to consequentially rescind certain statutory rules and for related purposes.

  26. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Asbestos-related Claims (Management of Commonwealth Liabilities) Act 2005 (No. 122, 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-10-19 | AUS-2005-L-73161

    The Act assigns responsibility for the management of certain liabilities relating to asbestos-related claims.

  27. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Asbestos-related Claims (Management of Commonwealth Liabilities)(Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2005 (No. 123, 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-10-19 | AUS-2005-L-73162

    Amends the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and repeals the following Acts relating to stevedoring: Stevedoring Industry Finance Committee Act 1977; Stevedoring Industry Levy Act 1977: Stevedoring Industry Levy Collection Act 1977.

  28. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Nuclear Waste Transport, Storage and Disposal (Prohibition) Act 2004 (Act No. 58, 2004). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-11-04 | AUS-2004-L-93283

    An Act to prohibit the transport into the Territory, and the storage and disposal in the Territory, of certain nuclear waste, and for related purposes.

  29. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Radiation Protection Act 2004 (Act No. 23, 2004). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-04-28 | Date of entry into force: 2009-10-05 | AUS-2004-L-93289

    An Act about the protection of people and the environment from harmful radiation, and for related purposes.

  30. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Dangerous Substances Act 2004 (A2004-7). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004 | AUS-2004-L-102303

  31. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Smoke-Free Public Places Act 2003 (A2003-51). (Smoking (Prohibition in Enclosed Public Places) Act 2003) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-11-23 | AUS-2003-L-105323

  32. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Regulations 2003 (No. 1).

    Adoption: 2003-05-15 | AUS-2003-R-64425

    Made under Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998. Amends Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 with regard to prescribed activity level for nuclear waste storage facilities.

  33. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Regulations 2002 (No. 1).

    Adoption: 2002-10-17 | AUS-2002-R-62627

    Made under Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998. Amends Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 with regard to maximum exposure levels to radiofrequency fields.

  34. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Electrical Safety Act 2002 No. 42. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-10-01 | AUS-2002-L-105355

    The overall purpose of the Act is directed at eliminating the human cost to individuals, families and the community of death, injury and destruction that can be caused by electricity.

  35. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Regulations, 2001 (No. 1).

    Adoption: 2001-09-27 | AUS-2001-R-60176

    Made under the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act, 1998. Amends Australia Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 by inserting a new section 65A on non-applicable State and Territory laws. These are listed in a new Schedule 6.

  36. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Administration and Probate (Dust Diseases) Act, 2000 (No. 15 of 2000).

    Adoption: 2000-05-09 | AUS-2000-L-58436

    Amends Administration and Probate Act 1958. Provides for the survival of claims for damages in certain causes of action in relation to dust-related conditions, and makes some other minor amendments to this act.

  37. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Smoke-free Environment Act 2000 (No 69). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000 | AUS-2000-L-94494

  38. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Regulations 1999 (No. 1).

    Adoption: 1999-07-09 | Date of entry into force: 1999-07-09 | AUS-1999-R-55975

    Amends Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999. Provides for licence application fees for various types of nuclear installations.

  39. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Radiation Safety Act 1999 (No. 20 of 1999). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1999-04-30 | AUS-1999-L-52929

    Comprehensive legislation concerning radiation. Part 6 concerns radiation safety and protection. Provides for the formulation of a radiation safety plan, appointment of radiation safety officers, radiation monitoring, and notification of dangerous events. Part 9 establishes a Radiation Advisory Council. Repeals the Radioactive Substances Act 1958.

  40. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Explosives Act 1999 (No. 15 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-04-22 | AUS-1999-L-52926

    Governs the handling, of explosives. Provides for registration and authorization of explosives, their safe handling, and investigation of incidents related to them. Repeals the Explosives Act 1952.

  41. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 (S.R. No. 37 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-03-17 | AUS-1999-R-53210

    Comprehensive regulations regarding radiation protection. Defines controlled apparatus and facilities, prescribes activity levels, and sets forth the activities of the Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council, the Radiation Health Committee, and the Nuclear Safety Committee. Also regulates licences, dose limits, and exposure limits for non-ionizing radiation. Made under the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998.

  42. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Waste Minimisation and Management Amendment Regulation 1999 (No. 7 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-01-08 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-15 | AUS-1999-R-60478

    Made under the Waste Minimisation and Management Act 1995. Recasts definition of "hazardous waste" to make clear that it covers both liquid and non-liquid waste. Provides that landfill sites which receive over 20,000 tonnes per year of any type of waste are required to be licensed under the Act. Also provides that certain landfill sites which only receive coal washery rejects and/or slags at a rate of not more than 20,000 tonnes per year are not required to be licensed under the Act. Finally, adds flammable liquids to the list of dangerous goods that comprise hazardous waste.

  43. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 (No. 133, 1998). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1998-12-24 | AUS-1998-L-73170

    Part 1 - Preliminary
    Part 2 - Definitions
    Part 3 - The CEO of ARPANSA
    Part 4 - The Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
    Part 5 - Regulation of controlled material, controlled apparatus and controlled facilities
    Part 6 - Administrative matters
    Part 7 - Powers of inspection etc.
    Part 8 - Miscellaneous

  44. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Electricity Safety Act 1998 (No. 25 of 1998). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1998-05-12 | AUS-1998-L-51502

    Establishes the Office of the Chief Electrical Inspector which shall, inter alia, control the safety standards of electrical work carried out by electrical workers by setting minimum safety standards, inspecting equipment and installations, and investigating accidents. Requires the registration of electrical contractors and maintenance of electrical lines. Part 9 establishes a Victorian Electrolysis Committee which shall provide for cathodic protection and mitigation of stray current corrosion.

  45. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Dangerous Substances (Transport of Dangerous Goods) Amendment Act 1998 (No. 27)

    Adoption: 1998-04-16 | AUS-1998-L-53420

    Makes numerous amendments to the Dangerous Substances Act 1979. Part One establishes preliminary definitions. Part Two governs administration. Provides for the appointment of competent authorities and their duties. Regulates liscencing for the storage, conveyance or other usage of dangerous substances. Part Three AA makes special provisions with respect to specific offences. Part Three AAB governs inspections. Establishes the powers and duties of inspectors. Governs warrants and provisions regarding seizure. Provides for offences. Part Three A governs notices and emergencies. Amends the penalties for offences.

  46. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Tobacco and Other Smoking Products Act 1998. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1998 | AUS-1998-L-102373

    An Act to restrict the supply of tobacco and other smoking products to children, to restrict advertising and promotion of tobacco and other smoking products, to prohibit smoking in certain places, and for other purposes.

  47. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Health and Safety (Hazardous Substances) Amendment (Carcinogenic Substances) Regulation (1997 No. 409)

    Adoption: 1997-09-01 | AUS-1997-R-53136

    Governs the storage, use and supply of carcinogenic substances at place of work, and also governs the issuing of purchaser's permits to persons who use carcinogenic substances at places of work.

  48. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Safety and Health (Pest Control) Amendment (Fumigations and Pesticides) Regulation 1997 (No. 457)

    Adoption: 1997-09-01 | AUS-1997-R-53138

    Governs the use of dangerous substances for fumigation in any premises and the use of hazardous pesticides.

  49. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Health and Safety (Noise) Regulations 1996 (No. 203)

    Adoption: 1997-05-31 | AUS-1997-R-53123

    Adapts provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1983 in connection with exposure to noise. These establish that a place of work is unsafe if its noise levels exceed the specifications established by the National Standard for Occupational Noise.

  50. Australia - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Safety and Health (Asbestos Dust) Regulation 1996 (No. 211)

    Adoption: 1996-09-02 | AUS-1996-R-53124

    Amends the Occupational Health and Safety (Asbestos Dust) Regulation 1984 to reduce the concentration of certain airborne asbestos fibres required in air before excess asbestos dust is regarded as existing in certain places of work.

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