The importance of occupational health and safety although a new concept, has been realized on government level and as a result of which, a new act was passed by the parliament on August 11,
2017 AD (Shrawan 27,2074) and accorded the assent by the President on September 4,2017(Bhadra 19, 2074) to promote and implement health and safety policies in every legal company.
The Brightstar Level 2 Certificate in Health and Safety at Work meets the Health and Safety (Health and Safety at Work) Regulations of the"New Labor Act".
The New Labor Act is now effective from the date of assent by the President by virtue of Section 3 (f) of the Interpretation of Statute Act, 1953 (2010). The New Labor Act has repealed the Labor Act 1992 (2048) (the "Previous Act").
An extract from the Nepal Labor Law, 2074, Act 74 has been provided below along with its translation in English for your convenience. See next blog news.