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Name: Government Decree No. 18/2006 on the protection against accidents in relation with dangerous substances.
Country: Hungary
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2006-01-26
Entry into force:
Published on: Magyar Közlöny, 2006-01-26, No. 7, pp. 534-558 (INFORM - P60343)
ISN: HUN-2006-R-74330
Bibliography: Magyar Közlöny, 2006-01-26, No. 7, pp. 534-558 (INFORM - P60343)
Abstract/Citation: The operator of a dangerous industry must satisfy to the conditions defined in the annexes to the decree, which include a report on safety, a risk assessment and an internal protection plan.

Also determines the elements to be examined by the authority during a control. Jobs within the dangerous area should be approved by a committee set up by the authorities, and the operator has to report to the authorities any serious accident in relation with a dangerous substance.
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