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General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT): Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related legal provisions in Nepal

Established in 1989, the General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT), with 27 affiliated union-members nationwide, works as an umbrella organization for various trade unions in the field of agriculture, industry and service sectors. In 2007, with an effort to … Continue reading

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Nepal’s Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Related Legal Provisions While Handling Machinery, Tools or Equipment at Workplace

In regards to the use of machinery, tools or equipment at workplaces in Nepalese enterprises, Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and the Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. … Continue reading

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Nepal’s Legal Provisions Relating to Workplace Accident or Disease Notification and Accident Investigation

In regards to notice of workplace accident or disease and accident investigation procedure in Nepal, Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) related legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and the Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. … Continue reading

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Fire Safety Legal Provisions Relating to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) in Nepal

(Photo Source: Google) Fire Safety related OHS (Occupational Health & Safety) legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. As prescribed by the above, the enterprises in Nepal are legally … Continue reading

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Load Carrying Legal Provisions Relating to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) in Nepal

(Photo Source: Google) In relation to load carrying limitations for the Nepalese workers and employees, OHS legal provisions provided by the Labor Act 1992 and the Labor Rules 1993 are given below in tabular form. As prescribed by the above, … Continue reading

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