The requirement to prohibit cranes from approaching within six metres of any person working on or near the wheel tracks of the crane stretches back to the Factories Act 1961, yet the company failed to put in place sufficient measures to address this risk.
What does FA stand for?
FA stands for Factories Act 1961 (UK)
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- Military and Government
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 56 other meanings of FA in our Acronym Attic
- Factory 81 (band)
- Coagulation Factor VIIIc Gene
- Factor-8-Related Antigen
- Frontier Airlines
- Fahrenheit 9/11 (Michel Moore movie)
- F9 Embryonal Carcinoma Cells
- Area Forecast (aviation)
- Certified Mail (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
- Facility Agreement
- Factor Analysis
Samples in periodicals archive:
I find that after October 1965 the defendants were in breach of duty to Mrs Jones, both under common law and under Section 63 of the Factories Act 1961, and that those breaches increased the risk of Mrs Jones contracting the mesothelioma which, in 2001, she did contract.