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The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1994

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Duties under these Regulations

  5. 4.Prohibitions relating to certain substances

  6. 5.Application of regulations 6 to 12

  7. 6.Assessment of health risks created by work involving substances hazardous to health

  8. 7.Prevention or control of exposure to substances hazardous to health

  9. 8.Use of control measures etc.

  10. 9.Maintenance, examination and test of control measures etc.

  11. 10.Monitoring exposure at the workplace

  12. 11.Health surveillance

  13. 12.Information, instruction and training for persons who may be exposed to substances hazardous to health

  14. 13.Provisions relating to certain fumigations

  15. 14.Exemption certificates

  16. 15.Extension outside Great Britain

  17. 16.Defence in proceedings for contravention of these Regulations

  18. 17.Exemptions relating to the Ministry of Defence etc.

  19. 18.Revocations and savings

  20. 19.Extension of meaning of “work”

  21. 20.Modification of section 3(2) of the 1974 Act

  22. Signature

    1. Schedule 1

      List of substances assigned maximum exposure limits.

    2. Schedule 2

      Prohibition of certain substances hazardous to health for certain purposes.

    3. Schedule 3

      Frequency of thorough examination and test of local exhaust ventilation plant used in certain processes.

    4. Schedule 4

      Specific substances and processes for which monitoring is required.

    5. Schedule 5

      Medical surveillance.

    6. Schedule 6

      Fumigations excepted from regulation 13.

    7. Schedule 7

      Notification of certain fumigations.

    8. Schedule 8

      Other substances and processes to which the definition of “carcinogen” relates.

    9. Schedule 9

      Special provisions relating to biological agents.

  23. Explanatory Note

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