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Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)


Hazardous Biological Agents Regulations

12. Maintenance of control measures, equipment and facilities


1) An employer shall ensure that –
a) all control measures, equipment and facilities provided in terms of regulations 10 and 11 are maintained in good working order; and
b) thorough examinations and tests of engineering control measures are carried out at intervals not exceeding 24 months by an approved HBA inspection authority or by a person whose ability to do the measurements, analysis and tests is verified by such an approved HBA inspection authority.