Category Archives: Environment, Health & Safety (EHS)

Fall Restrain System Vs. Fall Arrest System

Fall Restraint System: A fall restraint system is recommended when guardrails or personal lift devices cannot be used. When properly used, a fall restraint system prevents the worker from falling off an edge. Lanyards must be of fixed length to … Continue reading

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(Part 4 of 4) Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

CHAPTER 12 Provisions relating to Occupation Safety and Health 78. Special provisions relating to Occupational Safety and Health The safety and health standard of the enterprises engaged in the activities relating to the following matters shall be as prescribed: a.) … Continue reading

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(Part 3 of 4) Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

CHAPTER 12 Provisions relating to Occupation Safety and Health 74. Formation of Safety and Health Committee Every employer, having 20 or more workers in any enterprise, shall constitute a Safety and Health Committee comprising of representatives of the workers also … Continue reading

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(Part 2 of 4) Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

CHAPTER 12 Provisions relating to Occupation Safety and Health 71. Duties of the responsible person The duty to ensure whether the workplace, equipment, product or material is safe and healthy or not for the concerned work shall lie with the … Continue reading

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(Part 1 of 4) Labour Act, 2074 (2017 AD): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related provisions

CHAPTER 12 Provisions relating to Occupation Safety and Health 68. Formulation of Safety and Health Policy Subject to the provisions of this Act, the rules made under the Act and directions issued pursuant to the Act and rules, every employer … Continue reading

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