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Completed Consultations

    

This section lists the documents for which the Authority has sought public consultation, since September 2005.

The consultation period for the draft legislation and regulations listed below has now expired and these are provided for reference purposes only.

Consultations | 2015

  1. Draft European Union (Equipment and Protective Systems Intended for Use in Potentially Explosive Atmospheres) Regulations, 2016  (October 2015 )
  2. Draft European Union (Lifts and Safety Components for Lifts) Regulations 2016  (October 2015 )
  3. Draft proposed Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Electromagnetic Fields) Regulations 2016  (July 2015 )
  4. Draft proposed Chemicals Act ('Seveso III')  (February 2015 )

Consultations | 2014

  1. Draft Regulatory Impact Analysis on the Transposition of Directive 2012/18/EC ('Seveso III')  (September 2014 )
  2. Draft 2014 Code of Practice for the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Chemical Agents) Regulations 2001  (June 2014 )
  3. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Onshore and Offshore Drilling) Regulations 2014  (May 2014 )
  4. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Quarries) Regulations 2014  (May 2014 )

Consultations | 2012

  1. Consultation Paper on Accreditation and Independence of Persons carrying out Statutory Examinations of Equipment  (December 2012 )
  2. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013  (November 2012 )
  3. Draft 'Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road'  (July 2012 )
  4. Draft 'Health and Safety Authority Strategy 2013 to 2015'  (June 2012 )
  5. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Prevention from Sharps Injuries in the Hospital and Healthcare Sector) Regulations  (March 2012 )
  6. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application)(Amendment) Regulations relating to woodworking machinery, abrasive wheels and abrasive blasting of surfaces,  (February 2012 )
  7. draft guide to reporting of accidents illnesses and dangerous occurrences regulations  (February 2012 )

Consultations | 2011

  1. Draft "Code of Practice for Health and Safety in Dockwork"  (June 2011 )
  2. Draft 'Fishing Safety Statement Code of Practice for fishing Boats with Three or Less Crew members and Overall Length of 15 Metres or Less'  (June 2011 )

Consultations | 2010

  1. Draft '2011 Code of Practice for the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Chemical Agents) Regulations 2001'  (December 2010 )
  2. Safety in Industry Acts 1955  (October 2010 )
  3. Draft se of Work Equipmen  (September 2010 )
  4. Draft Asbestos Regulations 2010  (July 2010 )
  5. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction)(Amendment) Regulations 2010  (February 2010 )
  6. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Biological Agents) Regulations 2010  (February 2010 )
  7. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Mines) Regulations 2010  (January 2010 )
  8. Review_of_the_Docks_regulations  (January 2010 )
  9. Draft 'Code of Practice for Safety in Roofwork'  (January 2010 )
  10. Draft 'Code of Practice for Electrical Safety in Quarries'  (January 2010 )

Consultations | 2009

  1. Draft Code of Practice for Operators of Quarry Delivery Vehicles  (November 2009 )
  2. Draft Working on Roads Code of Practice for Contractors with Three or Less Employees  (September 2009 )
  3. Draft Code of Practice on Preventing Accidents to Children and Young Persons in Agriculture  (September 2009 )
  4. Artificial Optical Radiation  (May 2009 )
  5. chemical agents COP  (May 2009 )
  6. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application)(Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2009 (Emergency Routes and Exits)  (April 2009 )
  7. Proposed Amendment to the "Guide to Chapter 1 of Part 2 of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007"  (April 2009 )
  8.  (March 2009 )
  9. Code of Practice for Avoiding Danger from Underground Services  (March 2009 )
  10. Draft Code of Practice for Working in Confined Spaces  (January 2009 )
  11. Draft Code of Practice for Managing Health and Safety in Forestry Operations  (January 2009 )

Consultations | 2008

  1. Draft Code of Practice for the Design and Installation of Anchors in Concrete  (December 2008 )

Consultations | 2007

  1. REACH Regulation 1907\2006 Annex IV submission  (October 2007 )
  2. Construction Safety Code of Practice  (July 2007 )
  3. Classification and Labelling of Dangerous Chemicals  (January 2007 )
  4. Carriage of Dangerous Good by Road  (January 2007 )

Consultations | 2006

  1. COP for the Prevention of Bullying  (December 2006 )
  2. Draft Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Preparations  (November 2006 )
  3. Farm Safety  (August 2006 )
  4. Draft Noise Regulations  (April 2006 )
  5. Asbestos & Marketing and Use Regulations  (April 2006 )
  6. Marketing and Use of Dangerous Chemicals  (January 2006 )

Consultations | 2005

  1. Draft Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Quarries) Regulations 2005  (November 2005 )
  2. Construction  (September 2005 )
  3. Part I: Interpretation and General, of the draft Regulations  (September 2005 )
  4. Part II: Workplace and Part III: Use of Work Equipment  (September 2005 )
  5. Part IX: Reporting of Occupational Accidents and Dangerous Occurrences  (September 2005 )
  6. Part XVI: Control of Vibration at Work.  (September 2005 )
  7. Part III:(merge with Part II)  (September 2005 )
  8. Part XV: Work at Height  (September 2005 )
  9. Part X: Protection of Children and Young Persons  (September 2005 )
  10. Part XI: Protection of Pregnant, Post Natal and Breastfeeding Employees  (September 2005 )
  11. Part XII: Night Work and Shift Work  (September 2005 )
  12. Part XIII: Safety Signs at Places of Work  (September 2005 )
  13. Part XIV: Explosive Atmospheres at Places of Work  (September 2005 )