Health and Safety at Work Act(redirected from Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974)
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Health and Safety at Work Act
Legislation in the United Kingdom, passed in 1974, that established duties for employers, employees and others to create a safe work environment. The Act contains a number of provisions and obligations. For example, employers are required to provide information and instruction to promote safety, and employees are required to cooperate with employers on these matters.
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