652. Arrangements to deal with accidents, incidents and emergencies in regard to dangerous substances.

Subject to certain exceptions1, in order to protect the safety of his employees2 from an accident, incident or emergency related to the presence of a dangerous substance3 at the workplace4, the employer5 must ensure that:

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    (1)     procedures, including the provision of appropriate first-aid facilities and relevant safety drills, which must be tested at regular intervals, have been prepared which can be put into effect when such an event occurs;

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    (2)     information on emergency arrangements, including details of relevant work hazards6 and hazard identification arrangements, and specific hazards likely to arise at the time of an accident, incident or emergency,