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

    Section - 78 - Duties of Persons Employed.

    (1) No person employed in any premises to which any provision of this Act applies shall wilfully interfere with or misuse any means, appliance, convenience or other thing provided in pursuance of this Act for securing the health, safety or welfare of the persons therein.

    (2) No person employed in any premises to which any provision of this Act applies shall wilfully and without reasonable cause do anything likely to endanger himself or any other person.

    (3) Where any means or appliance for securing health or safety is provided for the use of any person under this Act, he shall use that means or appliance.

    (4) Any employed person who contravenes any provision of this section shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding fifty thousand cedis or to imprisonment not exceeding three months, or to both. [As amended by the Factories, Offices and Shops (Amendment) Law, 1991 (PNDCL 275), s.1(m)].