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If any of the aforesaid things is removed, such thing shall be restored at the end of the period during which its removal was necessary, by the persons engaged in that work. Foodstuff to be served in the canteen. Work on steep roofs.

Provided that in any meeting of such Committee less than six members are present, the Chairperson of such Committee may adjourn the meeting to another date informing members present and giving notice to the other members that he proposes to dispose of the business at the adjourned meeting whether there is prescribed quorum or not, and it shall thereupon be lawful for him to dispose of the business at the adjourned meeting irrespective of the number of members attending.

Power to engage experts, agencies. Mobile asphalt layers and finishers. Emergency care services or emergency treatment. Provided also that this clause shall not apply to—. In the absence of such information, it is difficult to fix responsibility or to take any corrective action.

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Slipping, tripping, cutting, drowning and falling hazards. Since the Bill could not be taken up for consideration it lapsed. Register of employment, etc.


Construction and maintenance of lifting appliances. Health and safety policy. Provided that the Director General or the Secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry of Labour, as the case may be, entertain the appeal after the expiry of the said period of fifteen days if he is satisfied that the appellant was prevented by sufficient cause from filing the appeal in time: Provided that the registering officer shall not carry out any amendment in the register in Form III annexed to these rules unless the appropriate fees have been deposited by the employer.

Dust, gases, fumes, etc. Responsibilities of the persons in the service of the State Government and the Board. By virtue of Articles 2 a of the Constitution the Building and Other Construction Workers Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service Second Ordinance, promulgated on 27th March, would have also ceased to operate with effect from 4th July, Certificate to be issued after actual testing and examination, etc.

Loading of lifting appliances and lifting gears. Use of runways and ramps by building worker. Heat treatment of lifting gears. Responsibilities of architects, project engineers and designers.

Provided that after any such wire is broken in such rope, it shall thereafter be inspected once at least in every month by the responsible person.

Lifting and carrying of excessive weight. Knotting of chains and wire ropes. Use of safety helmets and shoes. It has also been considered necessary to levy a cess on the cost of construction incurred by the employers on the anv and other construction works for ensuring sufficient funds for the Welfare Boards to undertake the social security Schemes and welfare measures.

Risk to life and limb is also inherent. In building and other construction works more than eight million workers are engaged throughout the country. As Parliament was not in session and in view of the urgency felt by the Government for meeting the longstanding demand for the aforesaid legislation, the President was pleased to promulgate the Building and Other Construction Workers Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service Ordinance, Ordinance 14 of along with another Ordinance for the levy of a cess on the 3rd November, Procedure for enquiry into causes of accident or dangerous occurrence.


Safety net and its use. Also, in a meeting of the Committee of State Labour Ministers constituted pursuant to the decision of the 41st Labour Ministers’ Conference held under the Chairmanship of the then Union Labour Minister on the 18th May,a general consensus had emerged on the need for the proposed Central Legislation. Positioning and use of machinery.

Operation of pile-driving equipment. Although the provisions of certain Central Acts are applicable to the building and other construction workers yet a need has been felt for a comprehensive Central Legislation for regulating their safety, health, welfare and other conditions of service The State Governments and Union Territory Administrations have been consulted ID the matter and a majority of them have favored such a legislation.

The Building and Other Construction Workers

Latrine and urinal accommodation. Operation of lifting appliances. Provided that nothing contained in this sub-clause shall apply where any other form of splice, which may be shown to be as efficient as the splice with above standards, is used.

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