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Industrial Safety and Health Law
Law No. 57 of June 8, 1972
Law No. 25 of May 31, 2006
Chapter II. Industrial Accident Prevention Plan
Article 6. (Formulation of an Industrial Accident Prevention Plan)
- The Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare shall, after hearing the opinion of the Labor Policy Council, formulate a Plan which shall provide for the main measures for preventing industrial accidents and other important matters related to the prevention of industrial accidents (hereinafter referred to as “Industrial Accident Prevention Plan”).
Article 7. (Alteration)
- When the Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare finds it necessary taking into account the occurrence of industrial accidents and the effects of their countermeasures, he/she shall alter the Industrial Accident Prevention Plan after hearing the opinion of the Labor Policy Council.
Article 8. (Publication)
- The Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare shall, when he/she has formulated an Industrial Accident Prevention Plan, make it public without delay. The same shall apply when he/she alters it.
Article 9. (Recommendations, etc.)
- The Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare shall, when he/she finds it necessary for the adequate and smooth implementation of the Industrial Accident Prevention Plan, make necessary recommendations or requests regarding matters concerning the prevention of industrial accidents to employers, employers' organizations, and other said persons.