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Regulations 1992 No.71 of 1992 Work Health (Occupational Health and Safety) Regulations



Regulations 1992 No.71 of 1992 Work Health (Occupational Health and Safety) Regulations

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Work Health (Occupational Health and Safety) Regulations 118. PROVISION OF INFORMATION (1) An owner of a lift shall ensure that there is affixed, in a conspicuous place in the car of the lift (a) a notice stating (i) the maximum load carrying capacity of the lift; (ii) the identification number of the lift allocated under regulation 95; (iii) the name, address and telephone number of a person who may be contacted in the event of stoppage of, or accident involving, the lift; and (iv) the name of the owner of the lift; and (b) a sign prohibiting smoking in the lift. 119. USE (1) A person (other than a person licensed to work on a lift) shall not operate the lift except (a) from within the car of the lift; (b) by a floor control switch; or (c) from a security panel. (2) A person (other than a person licensed to work on a lift) shall not ride in a service lift or a lift not specifically designed for the carriage of persons. (3) A person shall not smoke or carry a lighted pipe, cigar, cigarette or naked flame inside the car of a lift. (4) A person shall not take on an escalator a shopping trolley, pram or any other item that may become unstable if taken on the escalator. 120. INSPECTION An owner of a lift, escalator or moving walk at a workplace shall ensure that (a) is inspected in accordance with the standards specified in Schedule 10; and (b) a competent person, accompanies the person carrying out the inspection to operate the lift, escalator or moving walk. 55

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