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LABOR SAFETY AND HEALTH LAW
Promulgated on April 16, 1974
As Revised on May 17, 1991
This Law is enacted for the purpose of preventing occupational accidents and protecting labor safety and health.
Any such matters not covered by this Law shall be governed by other relevant laws.
The term labor" as used in this Law shall mean a person employed to undertake work in exchange for wages.
The term "employer" as used in this Law shall mean the owner of an enterprise, or the person in a position of managerial responsibility for such an enterprise.
The term "enterprise" as used in this Law shall mean an institution, falling within the scope of this Law, that employs labors to perform work.
The term "occupational accident" as used in this Law shall mean any disease, injury, disability, or death caused by building structures, equipment, raw materials, ingredients, chemicals, gas, vapor, dust, etc., in the place of employment, or as a result of the performance of duty, or because of other occupational causes.
The term "competent authority" as used in this Law shall mean the Council of Labor Affairs of the Executive Yuan at the central government level, the provincial (city) government at the provincial (city) level, or the hsien (city) government at the hsien (city) level.
For health matters pertaining to this Law, the competent authority of the central government shall coordinate with health authorities of the central government.
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