LAWS OF MALAYSIA
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1994
Date of Royal Assent:
Date of publication in the Gazette:
Date of coming into operation:
15 February 1994
24 February 1994
25 February 1994
ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
Long Title & Preamble
PART I - PRELIMINARY
Section 1. Short title and application.
Section 2. Prevailing laws.
Section 3. Interpretation.
Section 4. Objects of the Act.
PART II - APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS
Section 5. Appointment of officers.
Section 6. Appointment of independent inspecting body.
Section 7. Certificate of authorization.
PART III - NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
Section 8. Establishment of the Council.
Section 9. Membership of the Council.
Section 10. Second Schedule to apply.
Section 11. Powers and functions of the Council.
Section 12. Appointment of secretary to the Council.
Section 13. Committees.
Section 14. Annual report.
PART IV - GENERAL DUTIES OF EMPLOYERS AND SELF-EMPLOYED PERSONS
Section 15. General duties of employers and self-employed persons to their employees.
Section 16. Duty to formulate safety and health policy.
Section 17. General duties of employers and self-employed persons to persons other than their
Section 18. Duties of an occupier of a place of work to persons other than his employees.
Section 19. Penalty for an offence under section 15, 16, 17 or 18.
PART V - GENERAL DUTIES OF DESIGNERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS
Section 20. General duties of manufacturers, etc. as regards plant for use at work.
Section 21. General duties of manufacturers, etc. as regards substances for use at work.
Section 22. Explanations to sections 20 and 21.
Section 23. Penalty for an offence under section 20 or 21.
PART VI - GENERAL DUTIES OF EMPLOYEES
Section 24. General duties of employees at work.
Section 25. Duty not to interfere with or misuse things provided pursuant to certain...