of December 30, 2008 No. 209
About approval of the Instruction about procedure for providing workers with individual protection equipment
Based on article 22 of the Law of the Republic of Belarus of June 23, 2008 "About labor protection" and resolutions of Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of October 7, 2008 "About authority delegation to the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection on acceptance of regulatory legal acts" the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Republic of Belarus DECIDES: No. 1471
1. Approve the enclosed Instruction about procedure for providing workers with individual protection equipment.
2. Declare invalid the resolution of the Ministry of Labour of the Republic of Belarus of May 28, 1999 No. 67 "About approval of Rules of providing workers with individual protection equipment" (The national register of legal acts of the Republic of Belarus, 1999, No. 54, 8/527).
V. N. Potupchik
Approved by the Resolution of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Republic of Belarus of December 30, 2008 No. 209
1. The instruction about procedure for providing workers with individual protection equipment (further - the Instruction) determines procedure for providing with individual protection equipment of the workers occupied at works with harmful and (or) dangerous working conditions, and also at the works connected with pollution or performed in adverse temperature conditions.
2. Requirements of this Instruction extend to all workers and employers irrespective of their forms of business and types of economic activity.
3. For the purposes of this Instruction the following main terms and their determinations are applied:
the shock-absorbing device (shock-absorber) - the element of safety belt (safety leash) or hoisting sling intended for decrease in dynamic load in case of fall of the worker from height;
depreciation of individual protection equipment - the physical wear of individual protection equipment which is characterized by depreciation of materials from which they are created loss of their initial qualities and also loss of protective properties of product or the termination of the useful life established by the producer;
clothes special protective (further - special clothes) the special clothes intended for prevention or reduction of impact by workers of harmful and (or) dangerous production factors and also for protection against pollution and adverse temperature conditions;
the self-rescuer - means of short-term protection of respiratory organs of the worker from impact of the harmful and (or) dangerous factors arising owing to emergency situations and the fires in case of its independent evacuation;
individual protection equipment with higher (additional) protective properties and hygienic characteristics - the individual protection equipment having as a result of technology of its production higher rates of protective properties (additional to the protective properties provided in standard regulations) and (or) hygienic characteristics;
individual protection equipment of eyes - the devices interfering hit in eyes of the worker of mechanical objects, dust, aerosols, chemicals, radiations (points, guards, screens);
individual protection equipment of the head - the headdresses intended for protection of the head against harmful and (or) dangerous production factors, and also against pollution and adverse temperature conditions (helmets, helmets, kasketka, kepi, kerchiefs and so forth);
individual protection equipment of person - the devices interfering hit in face of mechanical objects, dust, aerosols, chemicals, radiations (guards, screens);
individual protection equipment of legs - the special footwear providing protection of legs of the worker against harmful and (or) dangerous production factors, and also against pollution and adverse temperature conditions and (or) reducing it fatigue;
individual protection equipment of respiratory organs of the isolating type - the devices providing isolation of respiratory organs of the worker from air by air supply for breath from net zone or from the source of respiratory mix which is component of individual protection equipment of respiratory organs;
individual protection equipment of respiratory organs of the filtering type - the device capable to purify the air inhaled by the worker of hazardous substances by means of filters, sorbents and absorbers entering design of this individual protection equipment of respiratory organs;
individual protection equipment of organ of hearing - the devices protecting organ of hearing from impact of the noise levels exceeding admissible;
individual protection equipment from fall about vysotyoborudovaniye, equipment, the equipment intended for prevention of fall from height of the worker or safe stop of fall;
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