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  • repealed
  • Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992: repealed, on 4 April 2016, by section 231(1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (2015 No 70).
9 Significant hazards to employees to be isolated where elimination impracticable

Where—

(a)

there is a significant hazard to employees at work; and

(b)

either—

(i)

there are no practicable steps that may be taken to eliminate it; or

(ii)

all practicable steps to eliminate it have been taken, but it has not been eliminated,—

the employer shall take all practicable steps to isolate it from the employees.