CHAPTER 44:02
MINES, QUARRIES, WORKS AND MACHINERY

 

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

 

   SECTION

 

 

 

PART I
Preliminary

 

   1.   Short title

 

   2.   Interpretation

 

 

 

PART II
Administration

 

   3.   Appointment of officers

 

   4.   Official supervision of mines, quarries, works and machinery

 

   5.   Establishment of mines, quarries and works safety committee

 

 

 

PART III
Powers of Inspectors

 

   6.   Official powers of inspectors and officers

 

   7.   Infliction of summary penalties

 

 

 

PART IV
Accidents

 

   8.   Inquiries into accidents and other matters

 

   9.   Attendance and examination of witnesses at inquiries

 

   10.   Obstruction of or failure to assist officials

 

 

 

PART V
Regulations

 

   11.   Regulations

 

 

 

PART VI
Special Rules, Offences and Penalties

 

   12.   Special rules for order and discipline at mines, quarries and works

 

   13.   Obtaining of certificate of competency fraudulently

 

   14.   Endangering safety or causing serious bodily injury

 

   15.   Offences when not expressly provided for

 

   16.   Penalties when not expressly provided for

 

 

Act 20, 1973,
S.I. 128, 1978,
Act 4, 1979,
Act 15, 1995.

An Act to provide for the safety, health and welfare of persons engaged in prospecting, mining and quarrying operations including any works which are part of and ancillary to mining and quarrying operations and to make provision with respect to the inspection and regulation of mines, quarries, works, and of machinery used in connection therewith, and for matters incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 1st November, 1978]

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