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Name: Provisions of the Swedish Work Environment Authority on Medical Examinations in Working Life. No. 6 of 2005.
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2005-02-17
Entry into force:
Published on: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling, 2005-03-29, No. 6, 95 p.
ISN: SWE-2005-M-75483
Bibliography: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling, 2005-03-29, No. 6, 95 p.
Abstract/Citation: Issued under section 18 of the Work Environment Ordinance (No. 1166 of 1977).

Section 1: Scope;
Section 2: Definitions;
Sections 3-7: General rules applicable to medical examinations;
Section 8: Competence to carry out medical examination;
Section 9: Record;
Section 10: Information to the Work Environment Authority;
Section 11: Medical doctor's reporting of illness;
Sections 12-67: Compulsory medical examinations (work with lead and cadmium, asbestos, work consisting of heavy physical exposure, diving work, vibration, nightwork, etc.); and
Section 68: Penalties.

Repeals Provisions No. 8 of 1997 and No. 7 of 2000.
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