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Name: Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Extractive Industries) Regulations, 1997 (S.I. No. 467 of1997).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1997-11-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 78 p.
ISN: IRL-1997-R-48555
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 78 p.
S. I. No. 467 of 1997 S. I. No. 467 of 1997 Department of Entreprise, Trade and Employment, Ireland (consulted on 2004-08-05)
Abstract/Citation: Sets forth duties of employers with regard to mining or drilling offshore. Duties include the provision of health surveillance, information, instruction and training, and protection against explosion and fire. Regulates ventilation, rest rooms, working conditions for women and disabled employees, plant and machinery, structual stability of mines, and escape routes.
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