New Occupational health regulations
New Construction Regulations of the Occupational He
alth as well as Health Act
February 2014, the Preacher of Labour promulgated
the new Construction
The Regulations make substantial adjustments to the st.
atutory needs of.
occupational health and wellness in construction, which apply im.
Medical certificate of health and fitness for all staff members.
In the old Construction Regulations, the medical cer.
tificate of health and fitness was simply.
required for staff members doing defined threat work, inc.
luding heights work, work with.
suspended scaffolds, tower crane operators, constru.
ction automobile- as well as mobile plant.
The new laws call for that all construction staff members are in property of a medical certificate of health and fitness certain to the construction work to be done.