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Name: Decree No. 06-CP of 20 January 1995 to regulate in detail the provisions of various sections of the Labour Code on occupational safety and health.
Country: Viet Nam
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-01-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1995-03-31, No. 6 (1335), pp. 142-146
ISN: VNM-1995-R-43894
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1995-03-31, No. 6 (1335), pp. 142-146
Bureau for Safe Work Bureau for Safe Work Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Vietnam English Translation English Translation (consulted on 2010-08-20)
Abstract/Citation: Sets out the contents of studies required in certain cases concerning occupational safety and health measures. Establishes the obligatory nature of the criteria in this area, particularly for workplaces and hazardous work, including a regular medical examination, training and instruction and compensation for workers affected. Regulates the responsibilities of the employer in the event of occupational accidents and sickness (Chapter III), the rights and obligations of the employer and worker (Chpater IV) and the responsibilities of the public authorities (Chpater V) and the trade union organisations (Chapter VI), in particular with regard to the supervision of the application of provisions in this area. Available in Foreign Investment Laws of Vietnam (regularly updated).
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