Occupational Health and Safety Law No. 6331, 2012

Turkey Current 2012

This law includes new requirements to reduce risks to workers’ health and safety and additional reporting requirements for employers. While the scope of Turkey’s Labour Law was previously limited to workers, apprentices and interns, Act No. 6331 extended the scope of protection to cover all employees in public and private sector jobs and establishments.

Scope

Social

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

All organizations

Issuer type

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Type of instrument

Legislation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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