|Document ID (ISN)||52633|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1984 No.1902
Statutory Instruments 1988 No.1462
||Health and Safety - The Control of Industrial Major Accident Hazards Regulations 1984 [United Kingdom]
||HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1984 (amendment: 1988). 24p. (amendment: 4p.). Price: GBP 2.70 (amendment: GBP 0.85).
||These Regulations implement in Great Britain the CEC Directive 82/501/EEC (see CIS 83-889) "on the major-accident hazards of certain industrial activities". Contents: interpretation of terms; demonstration of safe operation; notification of major accidents; reports and their updating on industrial activities; further information to be sent HSE; preparation of on-site emergency plans by manufacturers and local authorities; information of persons liable to be affected by major accidents. In the schedules: indicative criteria for very toxic, flammable and explosive substances; maximum storage quantities for approx. 170 substances (with corresponding CAS and EEC numbers noted, when available; industrial installations for the purposes of the Regulation; information to be included in various notifications. The 1988 amendments modify some of the information in the schedules.
||dangerous substances; United Kingdom; major hazards; flammable substances; toxic substances; explosive substances
||notification of dangerous substances; storage; list of chemical substances; information of personnel; role of government; law; emergency organization
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards