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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 16 December 2019 at 11:21)
122   Seller or transferor to provide information
(1)  A person who sells or transfers plant must ensure that:
(a)  in respect of new plant—the purchaser or new owner of the plant is provided with all available information concerning health and safety about the plant received by the person from the manufacturer, and
(b)  in respect of used plant—the purchaser or new owner of the plant is provided with:
(i)  all available information concerning health and safety about the plant received by the person from the designer and manufacturer, and
(ii)  if available, any record kept by the previous owner of the plant in accordance with the requirements of this Regulation, and
(c)  the purchaser or new owner of the plant is provided with any information, data or certificate provided or kept in accordance with the standards specified in Schedule 1 (Standards covering design and manufacture of plant).
(2)  If plant is suitable only for use as scrap or for spare parts for other plant, the person who is selling or transferring it must advise the purchaser or new owner of the plant in writing or by marking on the plant, before it is sold or transferred, that:
(a)  the plant is sold or transferred for use as scrap or for spare parts for other plant only, and
(b)  the plant in its current state must not to be used for work but may be used only as scrap or for spare parts.
Maximum penalty: Level 4.