Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)
Hazardous Biological Agents Regulations
2. Scope of application
|1)||Subject to subregulation (Z), these Regulations shall apply to every employer and self-employed person at a workplace where –|
|a)||HBA is deliberately produced, processed, used, handled, stored or transported; or|
|b)||an incident, for which an indicative list is given in Annexure A to these Regulation occurs that does not involve a deliberate intention to work with a HBA but may result in persons being exposed to HBA in the performance of his or her work,|
|2)||Regulations 8, 14, 15, 16 and 17 shall not apply to an employer or self-employed person at a workplace where the exposure is restricted to a Group I HBA.|
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