Daily Email Newsletter (Sign-up Free)

Section 54 of the Factories Act 1948: Daily Hours

Section 54 (Daily hours) under Chapter VI (Working Hours of Adults) of the Factories Act 1948

❝Subject to the provisions of section 51, no adult worker shall be required or allowed to work in a factory for more than nine hours in any day:

 Provided that, subject to the previous approval of the Chief Inspector, the daily maximum specified in this section may be exceeded in order to facilitate the change of shifts.❞



.........................................................

Notes:

The Factories Act 1948 was amended by the:
- Repealing and Amending Act, 1949 (No. 40 of 1949);
- Repealing and Amending Act, 1950 (No. 35 of 1950);
- Adaptation of Laws Order, 1950 (A.O. 1950);
- Factories (Amendment) Act, 1954 (No. 25 of 1954);
- Central Labour Laws (Extension to Jammu and Kashmir) Act, 1970 (No. 51 of 1970);
- Factories (Amendment) Act, 1976 (No. 94 of 1976);
- Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987 (No. 20 of 1987).

No comments:

Post a Comment

In comment with "Name/Url" option, only Name is mandatory to be filled.