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Ordinance on Prevention of Ionizing Radiation Hazards

Ministry of Labour Ordinance No. 41 of September 30, 1972
Latest Amendments:
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Ordinance No. 172 of July 16, 2001


Chapter IX. Miscellaneous Provisions

(Installation of Radiation Measuring Instruments)

Article 60.  The employer shall install radiation measuring instruments concerning radiation to carry out the duties as provided for by this Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Ordinance, provided that this shall not apply in respect to a case in which he assumes measures thereby to easily make use of the said instruments when necessary.

(Notification concerning Gamma-Ray Radiation Equipment for Transmissive Photography)

Article 61.  When the employer has workers engage in work with gamma ray radiation equipment for transmissive photography at places other than his workplace, he shall submit to the Chief of the competent Labour Standards Inspection Office the notification (Form No. 6) together with drawings showing the controlled area along with a sketch of the vicinity, in which the said work is carried out, before the said work is started.

(Application to Other Cases)

Article 62.  The provisions of paragraph 4 of Article 3 (including the applications to the cases of the provisions of paragraph 3 of Article 15, paragraph 2 of Article 22, paragraph 3 of Article 33 and paragraph 2 of Article 36), paragraph 3 of Article 7, Article 8, Article 9, the text of paragraph 1 of Article 18 (including the applications to the cases of the provisions of paragraph 2 of same Article), Articles 31 and 32, paragraph 1 of Article 33, paragraph 1 of Article 34, paragraph 1 of Article 35, paragraph 1 of Article 36, Article 38, 39 and 41, Article 41-2, paragraphs 1 and 3 of Article 42, Article 44, paragraph 1 of Article 45 and paragraph 4 of Article 54 shall be applicable with necessary modifications to the cases of the employer undertaking work other than the radiation work and its employees within the working place where the radiation work is performed.

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