||Occupational Health and Safety Act 2015 (No. of 2015).
||Occupational safety and health
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||Legislation on-line Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2016-08-16)
||This Act intends to achieve the intended purposes inherent in the Occupational Safety and Health Convention 1981, the 2002 Protocol on Occupational Safety and Health, and the Promotional Framework for Occupational Safety and Health Convention 2008. Whilst it is acknowledged that the cost of achieving the intended objectives of this Act may be burdensome upon the employer, it is accepted that the health, safety and welfare of an employee is paramount for a working place to effectively function.