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Name: Ministerial Decree No. 467 of 2005.
Country: United Arab Emirates
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2005-06-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately (Unofficial English Translation), 2005
ISN: ARE-2005-R-71896
Bibliography: Printed separately (Unofficial English Translation), 2005
Abstract/Citation: Stipulates the hours of work, including work done outdoors in the sun (section 2). If a workers works more than 8 hours in a 24 hour period, they are to be paid overtime (section 3). Employers are to post a sign indicating daily work hours (section 4). Employers are also to provide appropriate preventative measures to protect workers against occupational diseases and hazards (section 6).
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