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Occupational Health and Safety Act

Occupational Health and Safety Act (view online)

Rhodes University is guided by the OHS Act (Act No. 85 of 1993), which requires the employer to "provide 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; 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".

OHS Act doc‌‌ (downloadable MS Word doc)

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Last Modified :Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:12:21 SAST