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Document ID (ISN)28773
CIS number 78-542
ISSN - Serial title 0333-0753 - Norsk Lovtidend
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Kommunaldepartementet, Oslo, 24 June 1977.
Title Provisional regulations concerning occupational safety and health and the working environment in prospecting for and exploiting offshore petroleum deposits
Original title Midlertidig forskrifter om arbeidervern og arbeidsmilj° m.v. i forbindelse med unders°kelse etter og utnyttelse av undersj°iske petroleumsforekomster [in Norwegian]
Bibliographic information Avd. I, 6 July 1977, No.21, p.708-712.
Abstract Contents of the regulations (entry into force: 1 July 1977): scope; definitions; obligations of the undertaking; establishment of an occupational safety and health committee for every installation where more than 20 workers are employed; right of safety officer to order stoppage of dangerous work; minimum age (18 years); pre-employment medical examination; hours of work (limit of 12h a day, 36h a week); vacation and other leave; overtime; breaks; approval of working hours; enforcement of regulations.
Descriptors (primary) offshore oil extraction; Norway
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; hours of work; workbreaks; approval; pre-employment medical examinations; law; supervision of dangerous work; safety and health committees; enforcement
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNorway
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry