Plantations Labour Act

Provisions As To Safety

Section 18-B: Power of State Government to make Rules

(1) The State Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules to carry out the purposes of this Chapter.
(2) In this particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules ay provide for all or any of the following matters, namely -
(a) the restriction on employment of women and adolescents for handling hazardous chemicals under sub-section(2) of Section 18-A;
(b) the qualifications of the supervisor appointed under sub-section(3) of Section 18-A;
(c) the matters for training of workers under sub-section (4) of Section 18-A;
(d) the medical examination of workers under sub-section (5) of Section 18-A;
(e) the facilities and equipment to be provided to the workers engaged in handling insecticides, chemicals and toxic substances under sub-section(7) of Section 18-A;
(f) the precautionary notices to be exhibited under sub-section (9) of Section 18-A