Health and Safety in Employment Regulations 1995

  • This version was replaced on 8 August 2018 to make a correction to regulation 2 under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
18 Woodworking and abrasive grinding machinery

Where any machinery of a kind listed in column 1 of Schedule 1 is used in a workplace under the control of any employer, that employer must, so far as is reasonably practicable, ensure that the machinery is provided with a protective device or apparatus—


of the kind or kinds listed, opposite the name of that machinery, in column 2 of that schedule; and


that is suitable for the purpose for which it is to be used.

Regulation 18: amended, on 4 April 2016, by section 232 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (2015 No 70).