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Name: Cabinet Regulation (No. 852 of 2004) on Labour Protection requirements in regards to work with Asbestos.
Country: Latvia
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2004-10-12
Entry into force:
ISN: LVA-2004-R-70760
Bibliography: Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation Translation and Terminology Centre, Latvia, pp. 1-11 (consulted on 2005-07-25)
Abstract/Citation: I. General Provisions (sections 1 to 7)
II. Assessment of Risks presented by asbestos (sections 8 to 15)
III. Duties of employers (sections 16 to 31)
IV. Registration of employees subject to exposure to Asbestos (sections 32 to 36)
V. Notification of the State Labour Inspection (sections 37 to 39)
VI: Co-operation of the employer with employees (sections 40 to 44)
VII. Monitoring of the health of employees (sections 45 to 50)
VIII. Closing provisions (sections 51 and 52)

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