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Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations (L.N. No. 49 of 1997).

Main Region

First Region

United Kingdom
Occupational safety and health; Protection against particular hazards
Non-Metropolitan Territories
Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

Second Region

Requires employers, in situations involving work with asbestos, to notify employees that they will be working with asbestos and to identify the type of asbestos. The employer shall endeavor to prevent the exposure of employees to asbestos; if this is not possible, exposure shall be reduced through protective equipment and other measures. Employers shall provide air monitoring and medical surveillance. Also provides for storage, handling, and disposal of asbestos.

Serial region

    Serial title
    Gibraltar Gazette, Second Supplement
    No. 2976
    Page range
    pp. 315-335