Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
Interference, misuse, etc.
14.—A person shall not intentionally, recklessly or without reasonable cause—
( a) interfere with, misuse or damage anything provided under the relevant statutory provisions or otherwise for securing the safety, health and welfare of persons at work, or
( b) place at risk the safety, health or welfare of persons in connection with work activities.
Previous affecting provisions: application of section extended (13.07.2006) by Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Control of Noise at Work) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 371 of 2006), reg. 7; revoked (1.11.07) (other than reg. 11(3), expired 14.02.2008) by Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 299 of 2007), reg. 3(1)(z).