PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO THE WORKPLACE: BOOK II OF THE LABOUR CODE.
For the application of provisions relating to the design of workplaces, the decrees from the Conseil d’Etat, pursuant to article L4111-6, determine:
- the rules for health and safety confronted by the contracting authority during the construction or planning of buildings destined to house workers,
- the premises and systems or layouts of any kind fitted in the buildings concerned by these decrees which aim to improve the health and safety of workers allocated to their construction or maintenance.
These decrees were voted on following recommendations by professional organizations of concerned employers and employees.
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