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  1. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Code (Chemical Safety) regulations, 2003

    Adoption: 2003 | Date of entry into force: 2003-06-18 | LSO-2003-R-68908

    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

  2. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Code (Construction Safety) Regulations, 2002 (Legal Notice No. 145 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002 | LSO-2002-R-65613

    Applies to all workplaces in which construction or demolition work is carried out. Part 1: Preliminary. Part 2: Demolition . Part 3: Scaffolding other than gantries - Gantries, hoardings and barricades. Part 4: Working of lifts. Part 5. Form-work or false-work. Part 6: Electrical work. Part 7: Excavation and tunneling work. Part 8: Other provisions - Work at construction site. 2 Schedules.

  3. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Code (Dangerous Occurences) Notice 2001 (Legal Notice No. 6 of 2001).

    Adoption: 2001-01-16 | LSO-2001-R-66173

    Establishes which occurences are deemed dangerous occurences and are thus reportable to the Labour Commission.

  4. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Welding and Cutting Regulations, 1996 (No. 155 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-12-30 | LSO-1996-R-47328

    Provisions regarding protective clothing and equipment, and other safety-related matters.

  5. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Spray Painting Regulations 1996 (L.N. No. 138 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-11-15 | LSO-1996-R-45797

    Regulates the use of spray paint in establishments, ventilation requirements and precautions against fire. Requires employers to provide respiratory equipment when necessary. Schedules I and II list toxic paint substances for the purposes of the regulations.

  6. Lesotho - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Noise Regulations, 1996.

    Adoption: 1996 | Date of entry into force: 1996-11-15 | LSO-1996-R-68903

    1. Citation and commencement
    2. Application
    3. Interpretation
    4. Measurement of noise
    5. Employer to reduce noise
    6. Personal hearing protective equipment
    7. Information, instructions and training for employees
    8. Preparation of noise report
    9. Noise data
    10. Contents of noise report
    11. Access to regulations and other materials
    12. Offences


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