FACTORIES, OFFICES AND SHOPS ACT - 1970 (ACT 328)

    Section - 25 - Protective Clothing and Appliances

    (1) Where in any factory or shop workers are employed in any process involving excessive exposure to wet or to any injurious or offensive substance, suitable protective clothing and appliances, including, where necessary, suitable gloves, footwear, goggles and head coverings, shall be provided and maintained for their use.

    (2) In the case of any of the processes specified in the Fourth Schedule, suitable goggles or effective screens shall be provided to protect the eyes of persons employed in the process.

    (3) Where in any factory electric arc welding is carried on, effective provision shall be made, by screening or otherwise, to prevent persons employed (other than persons employed in the welding process) being exposed to the electric arc flash.