Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992

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).