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. THE FACTORIES ACT [Act No. 63 of 1948] As amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987]      .
. CHAPTER V, Welfare .

42. Washing facilities

(1) In every factory

  1. adequate and suitable facilities for washing shall be provided and maintained for use of the workers therein;
  2. separate and adequately screened facilities shall be provided for the use of male and female workers;
  3. such facilities shall be conveniently accessible and shall be kept clean.

(2) The ![State] Government may, in respect of any factory or class or description of factories or of any manufacturing process, prescribe standards of adequate and suitable facilities for washing.


! Subs. for "Provincial" by the Adaptn. of Laws Orders, 1950



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