Consultation Continues on Outdated Health and Safety Legislation

Consultation continues on plans to repeal or revoke 12 pieces of health and safety legislation.  The HSE believe the following 2 Acts and 10 regulations are now redundant as they have been superseded by other legislation. 

  • Factories Act 1961 (FA61)
  • Offices, Shops & Railway Premises Act 1963 (OSRPA)
  • Factories Act (Docks, Building and Engineering Construction, etc) Modification Regulations 1938
  • Factories Act 1937 (Extension of Section 46) Regulations 1948
  • Factories Act 1961 and Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act 1963 (Repeals and Modifications) Regulations 2009
  • Factories Act 1961 (Repeals) Regulations 1975
  • Factories Act 1961 etc (Metrication) Regulations 1983
  • Factories Act 1961 etc (Repeals and Modifications) Regulations 1974
  • Factories Act 1961 etc (Repeals) Regulations 1976
  • Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act 1963 (Repeals and Modifications) Regulations 1974
  • Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act 1963 (Repeals) Regulations 1975
  • Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act 1963 etc (Repeals) Regulations 1976