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Name: Factories Rules, 1979.
Country: Bangladesh
Subject(s): Conditions of work
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1979
Entry into force:
ISN: BGD-1979-R-50617
Bibliography: Bangladesh Labour and Industrial Law, 1995, A. A. Khan, Mohiuddin Ahmed, Pravati Prakashani, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2nd ed., pp. 266-360
Labour and Industrial Law of Bangladesh, 1996, Chowdhury, Bangladesh, pp. 304-384
Labour and Industrial Laws oBangladesh, 2000-04, Nirmalendu Dhar with assistance of Nesar Ahmed, Remisin Publishers, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 73-146
Abstract/Citation: Provides rules under the Factories Act regarding, inter alia, occupational health and safety (machinery, plant, fire prevention, reporting of accidents); working conditions (workplace conditions, latrines, drinking water), and hours of work. Chapter 7 relates to employment of children and young persons.
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