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Original name: Bekendtgørelse (Nr 1084 af 2017) af lov om arbejdsmiljø (No. 268 of 2005).
Name: Consolidation (No. 1084 of 2017) of the Work Environment Act (No. 268 of 2005).
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2017-09-19
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2010-L-88879
Bibliography: Act online in English Act online in English Ministry of Employment, Danish Working Environment Authority,, Denmark, 33 pp. PDF in English PDF in English (consulted on 2018-11-12)
Act online in Danish, Consolidated Text Act online in Danish, Consolidated Text Ministry of Employment, Retsinformation,, Denmark, 32 pp. PDF of Act as amended to Act 285/2017 PDF of Act as amended to Act 285/2017 (consulted on 2018-11-12)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidation of Act No. 1071 or 2010 (amendments through March 2017 including Act No. 1538 of 2010, Act No. 597 of 2011, Act No. 155 of 2013, Act No. 356 of 2013, Act No. 639 of 2013, Act No. 238 of 2014 , Act No. 736 of 2014, Act No. 54 of 2015, Act No. 1869 of 2015, Act No. 395 of 2016, Act No. 426 of 2016, Act No. 1717 of 2016, Act No. 285 of 2017) .

Contains 90 articles and 16 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Contains 16 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Purpose and scope.
Chapter 2: Cooperation on safety and health.
Chapter 3: Industry sector councils for work environment.
Chapter 4: General obligations.
Chapter 5: Performance of work.
Chapter 6: Arrangement at the workplace.
Chapter 7: Technical equipment, etc.
Chapter 8: Substances and materials.
Chapter 9: Rest period and day off.
Chapter 10: Young people under 18 years.
Chapter 11: Medical examination, etc.
Chapter 11a: Recognized Occupational Health Certificates.
Chapter 12: Work Environment Council.
Chapter 12a: Funding of actors work environment efforts etc.
Chapter 13: Work Environment Council.
Chapter 13a: The National Research Center for Work Environment.
Chapter 14: Complaints.
Chapter 14a: Mandatory Digital Communication.
Chapter 15: Penalties.
Chapter 16: Entry into force etc.
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