Construction Safety Legal Provisions Relating to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) within construction businesses in Nepal

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In relation to the Safety of Construction Workers in Nepal, OHS legal provisions, provided by the Labor Act 1992, are given below. As prescribed by the above, the construction business enterprises or proprietors in Nepal are legally bound to make the following arrangements for the health and safety of their workers.

Construction Safety Legal Provisions - Labor Act 1992 - Nepal

NOTE: The New Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

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Fire Safety Legal Provisions relating to OHS 

Accident/Disease Notification & Accident Investigation Legal Provisions relating to OHS 

OHS legal provisions of handling machinery tools or equipment at workplace

Nepal National Building Code (NBC: 1994): Construction Safety and Fire Safety related provisions for Workers’ Health & Safety

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