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. THE FACTORIES ACT [Act No. 63 of 1948] As amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987]      .
. CHAPTER VI, Working Hours of Adults .

54. Daily hours

Subject to the provisions of section 51, no adult worker shall be required  or  allowed  to work in a factory for more than nine hours in any day.

87[Provided that subject to the  previous  approval  of  the  Chief  Inspector  the  daily maximum specified in this section may be exceeded in order to facilitate the  change of shifts.] 


87. Proviso added by Act 25 of 1954



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