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Name: Merchant Shipping (Health and Safety: General Duties) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 408 of 1984)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1984-04-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 6 p.
ISN: GBR-1984-R-1569
Bibliography: Printed separately, 6 p.
Abstract/Citation: Gives effect in part to convention 147. Require employer, inter alia, to ensure health and safety on board ship; to make provision for maintenance of vessel and occupation and safe use, handling, storage and transport of articles used and for a safe environment; employees are required to take reasonable care of the health and safety of themselves and of other persons on board ship and cooperate with employer in applying Merchant Shipping Act.
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