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  1. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Law, Act

    Industrial Safety, Health and Welfare (Amendment) Act 2016 (No. 15 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-12-13 | PNG-2016-L-105174

    1. Regulations (Amendment of Section 50).
    2. Continuance of former acts, etc.

  2. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Oil and Gas Regulation 2002 (No. 10 of 2002). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | PNG-2002-R-88048

    Regulates, inter alia, the health and safety standards in the gas and oil industry.

  3. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Oil and Gas Regulation 1999 (No. 12 of 1999). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1999 | PNG-1999-R-88049

    Regulates, inter alia, the health and safety standards in the gas and oil industry.

  4. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Law, Act

    Oil and Gas Act 1998 (No. 49 of 1998). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1998 | PNG-1998-L-88047

    Regulates the oil and gas industry. Contains certain provisions which relate to the health and safety of workers (article 88, 116(6)(a), 124, 125, 126, 127, 152 and 182)

  5. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Provident Fund Rules 1981 (Cap. 377). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1981 | Date of entry into force: 1981-07-01 | PNG-1981-R-88041

  6. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Law, Act

    Mining (Safety) Act 1977 (No. 45 of 1977). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1977 | Date of entry into force: 1978-06-08 | PNG-1977-L-82399

    Regulates the inspection, works and safety of mines. To be read along with the Mining Act 1992.

  7. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Chemical Treatment of Timber) Order 1975. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1975 | PNG-1975-R-65901

    Provides, inter alia, for requirements for chemical-processing areas and their maintenance.

  8. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Explosive-powered Tools) Order 1973. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1973 | PNG-1973-R-65903

    Provides, inter alia, for requirements for projectiles and use of cartridges.

  9. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Monocrotophos) Order 1971. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1971 | PNG-1971-R-65905

    Applies to the use of monocrotophos as a spray in cacao plantations. Contains provisions on liability of employers, medical safeguards and blood examinations.

  10. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Excavation Works, Shafts and Tunnels) Order 1968. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1968 | PNG-1968-R-65902

    Contains provisions on ventilation, signals, safety measures for cages, special safety and protection.

  11. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Lifts) Order 1968. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1968 | PNG-1968-R-65904

    Provides for liability of operators, approval of lifts and inspection.

  12. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Building Works) Order 1967. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1967 | PNG-1967-R-65900

    Provides for safety measures with ladders, electrical appliances, cranes and hoists.

  13. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety (Tractors and Earthmoving and Mobile Construction Equipment) Order 1965. - Order on-line

    Adoption: 1965 | PNG-1965-R-65906

    Contains provisions on logging operations, protective clothing and warning signs.

  14. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Safety, Health and Welfare Regulation of 1965 (Cap. 175A). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 1965 | PNG-1965-R-65870

    Part I. Preliminary, Part II. Administration, Part III. Registration, etc., of Factories, Part IV. Conditions of Work, Part V. Boilers and Pressure Vessels, Part VI. Saw Milling and Woodworking, Part VII. Miscellaneous.

  15. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Law, Act

    Industrial Safety, Health and Welfare Act of 1961 (Cap. 175). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1961 | PNG-1961-L-65869

    Part I. Preliminary, Part II. Administration, Part III. Inspection and General, Part IV. Registration of Factories, Part V. Conditions of Work, Part VI. Miscellaneous.

  16. Papua New Guinea - Occupational safety and health - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Mining (Safety) Regulation 1935. - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 1935 | PNG-1935-R-82400

    Contains specific detailed provisions for the implementation of the Mining (Safety) Act.


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