Occupier in relation to a factory means the person who has ultimate controlover the affairs of the factory:Provided that where the affairs of a factory are entrusted to a managing agent, suchagent shall be deemed to be the occupier the factory.
Prescribed means prescribed by rules made by the Government under thisAct.
11. Prime mover:
Prime mover means any engine, motor, or other appliance, whichgenerates or otherwise provides power.
Relay means where work of the same kind is carried out by two or more sets of workers working during different periods of day, each of such sets.
Shift means, where work of the same kind is carried out by two or more sets of workers working during different periods of the day, each of such periods.
14. Transmission machinery:
Transmission machinery means any shaft, wheel, drum pulley, system of pulleys, couplings, clutch driving belt or other appliance or device bywhich the motion of a prime mover is transmitted to or received by any machinery or plant.
Week means a period of seven days beginning with the preceding mid-night of the day specified as the weekly holiday.
Worker means a person employed directly or through any agency, whether for wages or not, in any manufacturing process or in cleaning any part of the machinery or premises used for a manufacturing process, or in any other kind of work incidental to or connected with, the manufacturing process or the subject of the manufacturing process, butdoes not include any person solely employed in clerical capacity in any room or placewhere no manufacturing process is carried on.
17. Young person:
Young person means a person who is either a child or an adolescent.
Power means electrical energy and any other form of energy, which ismechanically transmitted and is not generated by human or animal agency.
Wages means as defined in the Payment of Wages Act, 1936 (VI of 1936).
How many Act and Rules are there under the Factory Act, 1965 and the FactoryRules, 1979?
There are 116 Act under the Factory Act, 1965 and 101 Rules under the FactoryRules, 1979.
What is object of the Factory Act?2