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12 August 1988

South Africa Government Gazette Regulation Gazette dated 1988-08-12 number 11458

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  Vol. 278                                  PRETORIA, 12 AUGUSTUS 1988                                    No. 11458

    GOEWERMENTSKENNISGEWINGS                                               GOVERNMENT NOTICES

    DEPARTEMENT VAN MANNEKRAG                                         DEPARTMENT OF MANPOWER
No. R. 1593                                12 Augustus 1988    No. R. 1593                                    12 August 1988
   WET OP MASJINERIE EN BEROEPSVEILIGHEID,                      MACHINERY AND OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY ACT,
                 1983 (WET 6 VAN 1983)                                          1983 (ACT 6 OF 1983)
   Die Minister van Mannekrag het kragtens artikel 35 van        The Minister of Manpower has under section 35 of the
die Wet op Masjinerie en Beroepsveiligheid, 1983 (Wet 6        Machinery and Occupational Safety Act, 1983 (Act 6 of
van 1983), die reguiasies in die Bylae hiervan uitgevaardig.   1983), made the regulations contained in the Schedule
                                                               hereto.
                            BYLAE
                                                                                      SCHEDULE
       ELEKTRIESE MASJINERIEREGULASIES
                                                                     ELECTRICAL MACHINERY REGULATIONS
Woordomskrywing
   1.     In hierdie reguiasies het enige woord of uitdrukking Definitions
waaraan ’n betekenis in die Wet geheg is, daardie betekenis      1.      In these regulations any word or expression to which a
en, tensy uit die samehang anders blyk, beteken—               meaning has been assigned in the Act shall have that mean­
      “ beperkte ruimte” ’n gebied soos omskryf in regulasie ing and, unless the context otherwise indicates—
   1 van die reguiasies afgekondig by Goewermentskennis-            “ circuit” means an arrangement of conductors for the
  gewingR. 1031 van30M ei 1986;                                  purpose of carrying electrical energy;
      “ die Wet” die Wet op Masjinerie en Beroepsveilig­            “ conductor” means an electrical conductor arranged
  heid, 1983 (Wet 6 van 1983);                                  to be electrically connected to a source of electrical
      “ dood” om en by nulpotensiaal en ge'isoleer van enige    energy;
  lewendige stelsel;                                                “ confined space” means an area as defined in regula­
      “ elektriese heining” ’n geelektrifiseerde versperring    tion   1 of the regulations published by Government Notice
  teen betreding deur mense of diere, wat uit een of meer        R. 1031 of 30 May 1986;
  kaal geleiers bestaan;                                            “ dead” means at or about zero potential and isolated
      “ elektriese installasie” ’n elektriese installasie soos  from    any live system;
  omskryf in regulasie 1 van die reguiasies afgekondig by           “ earthed” means connected to the general mass of
  Goewermentskennisgewing R. 2270 van 11 Oktober                 earth in such a manner as will ensure at all times an
  1985;                                                          immediate safe discharge of electrical energy;
     “ geaard” verbind met die algemene aardmassa op so             “ electric fence” means an electrified barrier against
  ’n wyse dat dit te alle tye ’n onmiddellike veilige ontla-     the trespass of persons or animals which consists of one
  ding van elektriese energie sal verseker;                      or more bare conductors;
     “ ge'isoleer” bedek met isoleermateriaal van sodanige          “ electrical installation” means an electrical installa­
  dikte en eienskappe dat dit die vloei van elektriese           tion as defined in regulation 1 of the regulations
  energie tussen die voorwerp aldus bedek en sy omgewing         published by Government Notice R. 2270 of 11 October
  of enige buitevoorwerp wat daaraan raak, sal voorkom;          1985;
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