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Name: Occupational Health and Safety Act, 2003 (No. 5 of 2003) (Cap. 297).
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-02-13
Entry into force:
ISN: TZA-2003-L-64739
Bibliography: Act No. 5 of 2003 Act No. 5 of 2003 Acts of Parliament, Parliament of Tanzania, Tanzania, 83 p. PDF PDF
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on occupational health and safety. Divided into 10 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 deals with administration. Part 3 regulates registration of factories and workplaces. Part 4 sets forth safety provisions; Part 5 health and welfare provisions. Part 6 contains special provisions regarding safety. Part 7 deals with hazardous materials and processes. Part 8 provides for chemical substances. Part 9 contains provisions regarding offences, penalties and legal proceedings, and Part 10 miscellaneous provisions.
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