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Name: Provisions of the Swedish Work Environment Authority on Occupational Exposure Limit Values and Measures against Air Contaminats. No. 17 of 2005.
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2005-03-17
Entry into force:
Published on: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling, 2005-06-16, No. 17
ISN: SWE-2005-M-75462
Bibliography: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling, 2005-06-16, No. 17
Unofficial English translation Unofficial English translation Arbetsmiljöverket, Swden, 127 p. (consulted on 2007-03-12)
Abstract/Citation: Issued under section 18 of the Work Environment Ordinance (No. 1166 of 1977).
Provides rules on preventive measures applicable to all activities in which air contaminants in the form of dust, smoke, mist, gas or vapour can be presumed to occur.
Sections 1-2: Scope;
Section 3: Definitions;
Section 4: Preventive measures;
Sections 7-17: Control of air contaminants (investigation, measuring and periodic controls);
Section 18: Measures following exposure;
Sections 19-20: Reporting and documentation;
Sections 21-25: Permits;
Section 26-27: Registers; and
Section 28: Penal provisions.
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