industrial peace which has then realized by all section of the society. Themain objectives of this provision are to provide basic welfare amenities tothe workers, while working in the factories. Provision relating to welfareof the factory workers has been numbered in Section 42 to Section 50 of the factories act 1948. The welfare measures according to the Factoriesact 1948 are as follows
1. Washing facilities
In every factory adequate and suitable facilities for washing shall be provided and maintained for the use of workers, Separate andadequately screened facilities shall be provided for the male and femaleworkers. Such facilities shall be easily accessible and shall be kept clean.The state government may make rules prescribing adequate standard of facilities for washing.
2. Facilities for storing and drying
In every factory facilities must be provided for the storage of clothing not worn during working hours and for the drying of wetclothing.
3. Facilities for sitting
In every factory where workers are obliged to work in a standing position for suitable arrangements for sitting should be made so that suchworkers may take advantage often opportunity for rest which may occur in the course of their worker. The state government may, by notification