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Name: Protection of Pregnant Workers Regulations 1996 (L.N. No. 12 of 1996).
Country: United Kingdom - Gibraltar
Subject(s): Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1996-01-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Gibraltar Gazette, Second Supplement, 1996-01-25, No. 2894, pp. 169-172
ISN: GBR-1996-R-43219
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=43219&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Gibraltar Gazette, Second Supplement, 1996-01-25, No. 2894, pp. 169-172
Abstract/Citation: Employers shall assess the risk to the health of new or expectant mothers or women of child-bearing age of tasks which are potentially harmful. If risk is present, employers shall alter the tasks of the employee or suspend the employee as long as necessary to avoid risk. Employees have the right to be offered alternative work if available (s. 4). Implements Council Directive 92/85/EEC. Made under the Factories Ordinance.

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