|Document ID (ISN)||23158|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Moniteur belge - Belgisch Staatsblad
|Convention or series no.
Ministry of Employment and Labour (Ministère de l'Emploi et du Travail), Bruxelles.
||Labour Inspection Act
||Wet betreffende de arbeidsinspectie [in Dutch]|
Loi concernant l'inspection du travail. [in French]
||8 Dec. 1972, Vol.142, No.236, p.13647-13648. Translation (in English, Spanish) published in Legislative Series, 1972-Bel.1, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland.
||This Act dated 16 Nov. 1972, which entered into force on 8 Dec. 1972, lays down prescriptions concerning the right of labour inspectors to enter premises where there is reason to suspect a breach of the laws and regulations concerning occupational safety and health. Inspectors are also empowered to order adequate steps to be taken to remedy hazardous plant, plant layout or working methods and alterations to installations and equipment; they are also authorised to prohibit the use of certain machinery, to restrict or forbid access to specified premises, etc.
||labour inspection; Belgium
||labour inspectors; restricted areas; functions; prohibition of use; law
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work