|Name:||Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Extractive Industries) Regulations, 1997 (S.I. No. 467 of1997).|
|Subject(s):||Mining and quarrying workers|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Official Gazette, 78 p.
|Bibliography:||Official Gazette, 78 p.
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.|