Health (Construction Work) Regulations 1973

11/Jan/2002 - Current (at 31 Dec 2005)
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    2. Interpretation

    In these regulations, unless the context otherwise indicates

    }construction work~ means any work in connection with the erection, installation or demolition of a building or structure that exceeds 3 storeys;

    }main contractor~ means

    (a) a person who has contracted with the owner of work to which this Act applies, to undertake or carry out such work;

    (b) if there is no such person as is referred to in paragraph (a), in relation to the work, an owner

    (i) who undertakes or carries out such work; or

    (ii) who contracts with more than one person to undertake or carry out such work;

    }site~ means the place on which construction work is carried out or is to be carried out;

    }storey~ includes any storey which is under the ground level;

    }temporary sanitary facilities~ means such of the facilities as under regulation 4 are required by the circumstances prescribed in these regulations;

    }workman~ means any person performing construction work for reward, whether as employee, employer, main contractor or subcontractor.

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