The new Occupational Health and Safety Act No. 85 of 1993 and Regulations is now also available as an e-book or an easy to carry A5 hard copy.
The Occupational Health and Safety Act No. 85 of 1993 now includes the Code of Practice: Managing Exposure to SARS-COV-2 in the Workplace, 2022, the latest Regulations for Hazardous Biological Agents, Commercial Diving Regulations and The Inshore Code of Practice for Commercial Diving. Asbestos Abatement Regulations has been amended and the notice Regarding Implementation of Regulations 14, 14a, 14b, 14c and 14d of the Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Agents, 2021.
The publication aids in providing for the health and safety of persons at work and for the health and safety of persons in connection with the use of plant and machinery;
It also aids in the protection of persons other than persons at work against hazards to health and safety arising out of or in connection with the activities of persons at work; to establish an advisory council for occupational health and safety and to provide for matters connected therewith.