Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 and Regulations 5e (eBook)

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Mandatory availability of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 & Regulations (OHASA) is prescribed in terms of regulation 4 of the General Administrative Regulations, 2003 as published under GN R929 in GG 25129 of 25 June 2003, which reads as follows:

"4 Copy of the Act
Every employer with five or more persons in his employ shall have a copy of the Act and the relevant regulations readily available at the workplace: Provided that, where the total number of employees is less than five, the employer shall, on request of an employee, make a copy of the Act available to that employee".

This eBook comprises the full text of the Act & Regulations as at 2 August 2019.

Key benefits:

  • Up-to-date
  • Portable
  • Affordable

What's New 

Key Addresses

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT 85 OF 1993

  • Commencement of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993
  • Notice of withdrawal of exemptions under the Act 
  • Occupational Health and Hygiene approved inspection authorities: List of basic equipment, list of tertiary institutions for legal knowledge examination and reporting format 

REGULATIONS

General

  • General Administrative Regulations, 2003
  • General Safety Regulations
    • General Safety Regulations: Incorporation of Safety Standard
    • General Safety Regulations, 1988: Approved Respiratory Protective Equipment
    • General Safety Regulations, 1986: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • General Safety Regulations: Withdrawal of GN R1847 and Incorporation of Health and Safety Standard
    • General Safety Regulations: Exemption in terms of section 40(1) of the Act
  • Major Hazard Installation Regulations, 2001
    • Repeal Notice: Major Hazard Installation Regulations, 1998
  • Regulations for Hazardous Biological Agents
  • Explosives Regulations, 2002
  • Construction Regulations, 2014
    • Construction Regulations, 2003: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Notice of approval of a statutory body
    • Construction Regulations, 2014: Temporary Exemptions
    • Guidelines for Construction Regulations, 2014
  • Health and Safety of Children at Work Regulations and BCEA Regulations on Hazardous Work by Children

Health

  • Asbestos Regulations, 2001
  • Diving Regulations, 2009
    • Diving Regulations, 2009: Code of Practice for Inshore Diving
  • Environmental Regulations for Workplaces, 1987
    • Environmental Regulations for Workplaces: Incorporation of Safety Standards
  • Facilities Regulations, 2004
  • Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances, 1995 
    • Withdrawal of restriction as to employment in certain processes, issued in terms of section 24(3) of the Factories, Machinery and Building Work Act 22 of 1941
    • Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances: Occupational exposure limit for silica in Table 1 - silica dust data collection guiding document and silica exposure compliance tool
    • Amendment of the submission period of the crystalline silica air monitoring reports
  • Lead Regulations, 2001
  • Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Regulations
    • Inclusion of noise monitoring by means of personal dosimetry in Regulation 7 of the Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Regulations 

Mechanical

  • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015 
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988: Exemption Granted in terms of section 34 of the Act
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(5): Exemption regarding load testing on all lifting machinery in terms of section 40(1) of the Act
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(5): Exemption in terms of section 40(1) of the Act 
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(11): Withdrawal of GN R1075 of 2011
    • National Code of Practice for the Training Providers of Lifting Machine Operators
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Withdrawal of a Government Notice, Government Gazette 38887
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Notice of Withdrawal of Certificates (Without Expiry Date) Issued to Training Providers
  • Guidelines for Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015
  • General Machinery Regulations, 1988
  • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010
    • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Guidelines for Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010
    • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010: Incorporation of Safety [Standards]
    • Incorporation of Code of Practice for Existing Goods Hoists Installations
  • Regulations Concerning the Certificate of Competency, 1990
  • Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009: Incorporation of Health and Safety Standards and Guidance Notes
    • Guidance Notes to the Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Incorporation of health and safety standards into the Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Guidance Notes to the Pressure Equipment Regulations July 2009: Revision 2

Electrical

  • Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009
    • Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009: Incorporation of Safety Standards (GN R243 of 2009; GenN 258 of 2012; GN 1225 of 2015)
  • Electrical Machinery Regulations, 2011
    • Electrical Machinery Regulations, 2011: Incorporation of Health and Safety Standards 

Notices

  • Notice of Direction in terms of section 7(1)
  • Notice of Directive in terms of section 7(1) of the Act (GN 588 of 2015; GN 717 of 2015)
  • Notice of Inclusion in terms of section 43(1)(b)(xii) of the Act
  • Notice of Direction in terms of section 27(2) of the Act, read with Regulation 3(4)(a) of the General Safety Regulations
  • Amended notice of Direction in terms of section 27(2) of the Act, read with Regulation 3(4)(a) of the General Safety Regulations
  • Amendment notice of direction regarding first aid training 
  • Amended Notice of Direction in terms of Section 27(2) of the Act, Read with Regulation 3(4) of the General Safety Regulations

  • Labour law practitioners and officials
  • Safety officers
  • Trade unions
  • Employers and employees
  • Students and academics
  • Managers
  • Industry

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Mandatory availability of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 & Regulations (OHASA) is prescribed in terms of regulation 4 of the General Administrative Regulations, 2003 as published under GN R929 in GG 25129 of 25 June 2003, which reads as follows:

"4 Copy of the Act
Every employer with five or more persons in his employ shall have a copy of the Act and the relevant regulations readily available at the workplace: Provided that, where the total number of employees is less than five, the employer shall, on request of an employee, make a copy of the Act available to that employee".

This eBook comprises the full text of the Act & Regulations as at 2 August 2019.

Key benefits:

  • Up-to-date
  • Portable
  • Affordable

What's New 

Key Addresses

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT 85 OF 1993

  • Commencement of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993
  • Notice of withdrawal of exemptions under the Act 
  • Occupational Health and Hygiene approved inspection authorities: List of basic equipment, list of tertiary institutions for legal knowledge examination and reporting format 

REGULATIONS

General

  • General Administrative Regulations, 2003
  • General Safety Regulations
    • General Safety Regulations: Incorporation of Safety Standard
    • General Safety Regulations, 1988: Approved Respiratory Protective Equipment
    • General Safety Regulations, 1986: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • General Safety Regulations: Withdrawal of GN R1847 and Incorporation of Health and Safety Standard
    • General Safety Regulations: Exemption in terms of section 40(1) of the Act
  • Major Hazard Installation Regulations, 2001
    • Repeal Notice: Major Hazard Installation Regulations, 1998
  • Regulations for Hazardous Biological Agents
  • Explosives Regulations, 2002
  • Construction Regulations, 2014
    • Construction Regulations, 2003: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Notice of approval of a statutory body
    • Construction Regulations, 2014: Temporary Exemptions
    • Guidelines for Construction Regulations, 2014
  • Health and Safety of Children at Work Regulations and BCEA Regulations on Hazardous Work by Children

Health

  • Asbestos Regulations, 2001
  • Diving Regulations, 2009
    • Diving Regulations, 2009: Code of Practice for Inshore Diving
  • Environmental Regulations for Workplaces, 1987
    • Environmental Regulations for Workplaces: Incorporation of Safety Standards
  • Facilities Regulations, 2004
  • Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances, 1995 
    • Withdrawal of restriction as to employment in certain processes, issued in terms of section 24(3) of the Factories, Machinery and Building Work Act 22 of 1941
    • Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances: Occupational exposure limit for silica in Table 1 - silica dust data collection guiding document and silica exposure compliance tool
    • Amendment of the submission period of the crystalline silica air monitoring reports
  • Lead Regulations, 2001
  • Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Regulations
    • Inclusion of noise monitoring by means of personal dosimetry in Regulation 7 of the Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Regulations 

Mechanical

  • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015 
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988: Exemption Granted in terms of section 34 of the Act
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(5): Exemption regarding load testing on all lifting machinery in terms of section 40(1) of the Act
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(5): Exemption in terms of section 40(1) of the Act 
    • Driven Machinery Regulations 18(11): Withdrawal of GN R1075 of 2011
    • National Code of Practice for the Training Providers of Lifting Machine Operators
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Withdrawal of a Government Notice, Government Gazette 38887
    • Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015: Notice of Withdrawal of Certificates (Without Expiry Date) Issued to Training Providers
  • Guidelines for Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015
  • General Machinery Regulations, 1988
  • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010
    • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010: Incorporation of Safety Standards
    • Guidelines for Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010
    • Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010: Incorporation of Safety [Standards]
    • Incorporation of Code of Practice for Existing Goods Hoists Installations
  • Regulations Concerning the Certificate of Competency, 1990
  • Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009: Incorporation of Health and Safety Standards and Guidance Notes
    • Guidance Notes to the Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Incorporation of health and safety standards into the Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
    • Guidance Notes to the Pressure Equipment Regulations July 2009: Revision 2

Electrical

  • Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009
    • Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009: Incorporation of Safety Standards (GN R243 of 2009; GenN 258 of 2012; GN 1225 of 2015)
  • Electrical Machinery Regulations, 2011
    • Electrical Machinery Regulations, 2011: Incorporation of Health and Safety Standards 

Notices

  • Notice of Direction in terms of section 7(1)
  • Notice of Directive in terms of section 7(1) of the Act (GN 588 of 2015; GN 717 of 2015)
  • Notice of Inclusion in terms of section 43(1)(b)(xii) of the Act
  • Notice of Direction in terms of section 27(2) of the Act, read with Regulation 3(4)(a) of the General Safety Regulations
  • Amended notice of Direction in terms of section 27(2) of the Act, read with Regulation 3(4)(a) of the General Safety Regulations
  • Amendment notice of direction regarding first aid training 
  • Amended Notice of Direction in terms of Section 27(2) of the Act, Read with Regulation 3(4) of the General Safety Regulations

  • Labour law practitioners and officials
  • Safety officers
  • Trade unions
  • Employers and employees
  • Students and academics
  • Managers
  • Industry

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