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Department of Labour Notices - 11 May 2018

Monday, 14 May 2018  
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R.483 of 2018

(G.G. 41622 of 11/05/2018)

DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT (ACT NO. 85 OF 1993), AS AMENDED

INCORPORATION OF SAFETY STANDARDS INTO DRIVEN MACHINERY REGULATIONS, 2015

I, T. Szana, appointed as the chief inspector in terms of section 27(1) of the said Act, and by virtue of the powers delegated to me by the Minister of Labour in terms of section 42(1) of the Act, after consultation with the Advisory Council for Occupational Health and Safety, hereby, under section 44 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Act No. 85 of 1993), as amended, amend the Schedule in the Driven Machinery Regulations, 2015 by removing SANS 2972.

Signed
T. Szana
Chief Inspector

R.484 of 2018

(G.G. 41622 of 11/05/2018)

DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT (ACT NO. 85 OF 1993), AS AMENDED

INCORPORATION OF SAFETY STANDARDS INTO LIFT, ESCALATOR AND PASSENGER CONVEYOR REGULATIONS, 2010

I, T. Szana, appointed as the chief inspector in terms of section 27(1) of the said Act, and by virtue of the powers delegated to me by the Minister of Labour in terms of section 42(1) of the Act, after consultation with the Advisory Council for Occupational Health and Safety, hereby, under section 44 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Act No. 85 of 1993), as amended, amend the schedule in the Lift, Escalator and Passenger Conveyor Regulations, 2010 by replacing SANS 50081-1 and SANS 50081-2 with SANS 50081-20 and SANS 50081-50.

 

In the interim units sold and installed are expected to comply with either SANS 50081-1 and SANS 50081-2 or SANS 50081-20 and SANS 50081-50.

 

Units sold after 29 November 2019 will have to comply with requirements of SANS 50081-20 and SANS 50081-50 only.

 

Signed

T. Szana

Chief Inspector

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