Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992

  • repealed
  • Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992: repealed, on 4 April 2016, by section 231(1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (2015 No 70).
3E Application of Act to persons receiving on the job training or gaining work experience

(1)

This Act, except for Part 2A, applies when a person who is not an employee is in a place of work for the purpose of receiving on the job training or gaining work experience (person A).

(2)

For the purposes of this Act,—

(a)

person A must be treated as if he or she were an employee of the person who has agreed to provide the on the job training or work experience (person B); and

(b)

person B must be treated as if that person were person A’s employer; and

(c)

person A must be treated as if he or she were at work when in the place of work for the purposes set out in subsection (1).

Section 3E: inserted, on 5 May 2003, by section 6 of the Health and Safety in Employment Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 86).