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Original name: Νόμος Υπ'Αριθ. 3850: Κύρωση του Κώδικα νόμων για την υγεία και την ασφάλεια των εργαζομένων
Name: Law No. 3850 of 2010 ratifying the Code of Laws related to Occupational Safety and Health
Country: Greece
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-06-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Efimeris tis Kivernisseos, 2010-06-02, Part A, No. 84, pp. 1721-1750 (Text in Greek)
ISN: GRC-2010-L-86870
Bibliography: Efimeris tis Kivernisseos, 2010-06-02, Part A, No. 84, pp. 1721-1750 Text in Greek Text in Greek
Abstract/Citation: Chapter A
Article 1: Subject, Article 2: Area of implementation, Article 3: Definitions

Chapter B
Article 4: Establishment of a Committee of Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) - Workers' representatives, Article 5: Duties of the COSH and of workers' representative, Article 6: Number of members of the COSH - Employers' responsibilities, Article 7: Election of the members of the COSH - Protection, Article 8: Obligation of the company to employ a security specialist and a doctor, Article 9: Provision of security and prevention services, Article 10: Sorting companies based on the sector of their economic activity (list is provided), Article 11: Qualifications of security specialist, Article 12: Type and level of knowledge required by the security specialist, Article 13: Specializations of the security specialist for each of the companies' activities (list is provided), Article 14: Consultancy duties of the security specialist, Article 15: Working conditions inspection, Article 16: Qualification of the doctor and the assisting personnel, Article 17: Consultancy duties of the doctor, Article 18: Workers' health supervision, Article 19: Right to medical check - Obligation of informing, Article 20: Collaboration between security specialist and doctor, Article 21: Working hours of the security specialist and the doctor, Article 22: Continuous training of security specialists, doctors and workers' representatives, Article 23: External Services of Protection and Prevention, Article 24: Committee issuing licenses for External Services of Protection and Prevention, Article 25: Competences and duties provisions

Chapter C
Article 26: Council of Occupational Safety and Health, Article 27: Prefectural committees of Occupational Safety and Health, Article 28: Establishment of mixted committees of inspection of occupation safety and health, for public works, construction and shipyards

Chapter D
Article 29: Design of working environment, Article 30: Escape plan - Escape and security exits, Article 31: Maintenance - Control, Article 32: Mobility within the working environment, Article 33: Criteria of working environment and working places

Chapter E
Article 34: Responsibilities of manufacturers, importers and providers of machines, tools and devices, Article 35: Protection from mechanical and electrical accidents

Chapter F
Article 36: Definitions, Article 37: Responsibilities of manufacturers, importers and providers, Article 38: Measures protecting workers exposed to factors, Article 39: Medical check of workers exposed to factors, Article 40: Special information to workers exposed to factors, Article 41: Duties provisions

Chapter G
Article 42: General responsibilities of employers, Article 43: Special responsibilities of employers, Article 44: Special provisions for employees in public services, legal persons of public law and organizations of local administration, Article 45: First-aid, fire safety, evacuation of working place, Article 46: Consultations and participation of workers, Article 47: Information of workers, Article 48: Workers' training, Article 49: Workers' responsibilities

Chapter H
Article 50: Area of implementation, Article 51: Rules and preconditions of occupation, Article 52: Artistic and similar other occupations, Article 53: Professional guidance, Article 54: Length of occupation, Article 55: Remuneration, Article 56: Occupational leaves, Article 57: Booklet of occupation, Article 58: Documents maintenance by the employers, Article 59: Children register, Article 60: Procedure of medical certification, Article 61: Competent health services, Article 62: Medical checks, Article 63: Medical certification, Article 64: Children demands, Article 65: Working environment - Risks - Prevention, Article 66: Prohibition of Work, Article 67: Penal and administrative sanctions, Article 68: Maritime work

Chapter I
Article 69: Control Bodies, Article 70: Data - Bodies confidentiality
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