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Hazardous Substances Act, 1973 (Act No. 15 of 1973)

Group IV Hazardous Substances Regulations

Chapter 3: Conditions Relating to Activities with regard to Group IV Hazardous Substances

7. Internal rules



a) Every holder of an authority shall in writing, prior to engaging in any action with regard to an authority, compile internal rules pertaining to the specific circumstances in his undertaking, which rules shall be enforceable by the holder as occupational and operational conditions on all employees in his employ.
b) Any addition to, or withdrawal or amendment of any such rule shall forthwith be incorporated by or on the authority of the holder in his internal rules, and such rules shall be edited by or on the authority of the holder regularly, but at least once every calendar year.


a) Every holder shall keep or cause to be kept on his premise or premises for the information of his employees and in a place accessible to such employees a copy of--
i) the Act;
ii) these regulations;
iii) his authority; and
iv) his internal rules,

and any amendments thereof.

b) Such holder shall further furnish to the radiation protection officer or the acting radiation protection officer concerned, as the case may be, and to every radiation worker in his employ any such copies if they so request.