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Instructions concerning the protection of employees and establishments from dangers in the work environment. Issued in accordance with the provisions of Art. 79 of the Labour Code, No. 8 of 1996.
Occupational safety and health
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Provides for the protection of workers against hazards in the work place through the provision of personal safety equipment and includes tables on the maximum weights to be lifted acording to age and sex and exposure limits for noise levels. It also regulates the provision of rest rooms, changing rooms and eating facilities as well as medical examinations.
Basic Text region
Labour Code (No. 8 of 1996).
Electronic source title
Ministry of Labour
JOR70517 Ara.pdf (PDF of Instructions in Arabic)
Al-Amal, Circular Magazine Issued by the Minsitry of Labour
H.K. of Jordan
Issue No. 91/2001