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Name: Mines and Works Act, 1956 (Act 27 of 1956), Amendment of Regulations. Government Notice No. R. 1352.
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave; Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1988-07-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 1988-07-08, Vol. 277, No. 11397, p. 10-19
ISN: ZAF-1988-L-6548
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 1988-07-08, Vol. 277, No. 11397, p. 10-19
Abstract/Citation: Amend the Regulations published in Government Notice R. 992 of 26 June 1970, as amended. The amendments concern various safety and precautionary measures, hygiene facilities, work clothing, blasting, the definition of time worked, and advisory committees. Refers in several provisions to preliminary negotiations with individual employee's organisations.

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