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Name: Occupational Safety and Health Act (Cap. 99:06).
Country: Guyana
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-10-28
Entry into force:
ISN: GUY-1997-L-72147
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Guyana, Ministry of Legal Affairs, Guyana PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 (consulted on 2017-11-09)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the registration and regulation of industrial establishments, for occupational safety and health of persons at work and, for purposes connected therewith or material thereto.

Section 41 prohibits the employment of persons under the age of 15 ("children") in factories.
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