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Name: Major Hazard Installation Regulations (Government Notice R. 692).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2001-07-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2001-07-30, Vol. 433, No. 7122, pp. 2-10
ISN: ZAF-2001-R-60182
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2001-07-30, Vol. 433, No. 7122, pp. 2-10
Abstract/Citation: Made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (85/1993). Applies to employers, self-employed persons and users who have on their premises, either permanently or temporarily, a major hazard installation or a quantity of a substance which may pose a risk that could affect the health and safety of employees and the public. Makes provision for notification of installation, temporary installations, risk assessment, on-site emergency plans, reporting of risk and emergency occurrences, general duties of suppliers, general duties of local government, closure, and offences and penalties.
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