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


Lead Regulations, 2001

18. Offences and penalties


Any person who contravenes or fails to comply with any provision of regulation 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11(1), 11(2), 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17(a), 17(b), 17(c), 17(e) or 17(f) shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to a fine or imprisonment for a period not exceeding six months and. in the case of a continuous offence, to an additional fine of R200 for each day on which the offence continues or additional imprisonment of one day for each day on which the offence continues: Provided that the period of such additional imprisonment shall in no case exceed 90 days.