Executive orders

A more detailed description of the requirements for the working environment can be found in the executive orders. These are the executive order on asbestos, the executive order on noise, the executive order on the use of technical aids and the executive order on the use of personal protective equipment.

The Working Environment Act and associated executive order must be followed by all parties involved in construction work: employers, supervisors, employees, developers, project designers, advisors, suppliers, et al.

It is an offence to fail to comply with the Working Environment Act and executive orders, and violations may lead to fines or imprisonment.