Dr. Gajender Sharma



Dr. Gajender Sharma



Any person who is employed for work of an establishment or employed through contractor in or in connection with the work of an establishment.

Dr. Gajender Sharma



Every establishment which is factory engaged in any industry specified in Schedule 1 and in which 20 or more persons are employed. 

Any other establishment employing 20 or more persons which Central

Dr. Gajender Sharma


Government may, by notification, specify in this behalf. ‡ Any establishment employing even less than 20 persons can be covered voluntarily u/s 1(4) of the Act. 

Dr. Gajender Sharma


and Employees¶ Pension Fund in respect of the member of the Employees¶ Pension Fund employed by him directly by or through a contractor.Payment of Contribution The employer shall pay the contribution payable to the EPF. Gajender Sharma 6 .  Dr.

5 8.Rates of Contribution SCHEME Provident Fund Scheme Insurance Scheme Pension Scheme EMPLOY EE¶S 12% EMPLOY ER¶S Amount > 8.16% 7 Dr.33 CENTRAL GOVT¶S Nil NIL NIL Nil 1.33 0. Gajender Sharma .

@ 17% per annum Two months and above but less than upto four months «. Gajender Sharma 8     .@ 27% per annum Six months and above Dr.Damages Less than 2 months «.@22% per annum Four months and above but less than upto six months «.

all dues have to be paid by employer with damages upto 100% of arrears.14). For any retrospective application.Penal Provision Liable to be arrested without warrant being a cognisable offence. Defaults by employer in paying contributions or inspection/administrative charges attract imprisonment upto 3 years and fines upto Rs.10.    Dr.000 (S. Gajender Sharma 9 .

FACTORIES ACT. Gajender Sharma 10 . 1948 Dr.

Sec. wherein Manufacturing process is being carried on.2(ii) Dr.Applicability of the Act Any premises whereon 10 or more persons with the aid of power or 20 or more workers are/were without aid of power working on any dayd preceding 12 months. Gajender Sharma 11  .

11 to 20     Dr. Secs. Gajender Sharma 12 .Employer to ensure health of workers pertaining to Cleanliness Disposal of wastes and effluents Ventilation and temperature dust and fumes Overcrowding Artificial humidification Lighting rinking water Spittons.

Registration & Renewal of Factories  To be granted by Chief Inspector of Factories on submission of prescribed form. Gajender Sharma 13 . Secs. fee and plan. 6 Dr.

Gajender Sharma 14 .Safety Measures Facing of machinery Work on near machinery in motion. Employment prohibition of young persons on dangerous machines. Striking gear and devices for cutting off power     Dr.

Dr. Prohibition of employment of women and children near cottonopeners.    Self-acting machines. Gajender Sharma 15 . Casing of new machinery. Hoists and lifts.

Gajender Sharma 16 .Welfare Measures       Washing facilities Facilities for storing and drying clothing Facilities for sitting First-aid appliances ± one first aid box not less than one for every 150 workers. Canteens when there are 250 or more workers. Dr.

rest rooms and lunch rooms when there are 150 or more workers. Creches when there are 30 or more women workers.    Shelters. Welfare office when there are 500 or more workers Dr. Gajender Sharma 17 .

   Dr. not more than 9 hours.Working Hours. Spread over not more than 10½ hours. Intervals for rest at least ½ hour on working for 5 hours. Daily hours. Spread Over & Overtime of Adults Weekly hours not more than 48. Gajender Sharma 18 .

Secs. 54 to 56. Restrictions on employment of women before 6AM and beyond 7 PM. 51. 59 & 60 Dr. Overlapping shifts prohibited. Gajender Sharma 19    . Extra wages for overtime double than normal rate of wages.

14 years.g.Employment of Young Persons Prohibition of employment of young children e. 51.g. Gajender Sharma 20 . Working hours for children not more than 4 ½ hrs. 54 to 56. and not permitted to work during night shift. certificate of fitness. Secs. 59 & 60  Dr.  Non-adult workers to carry tokens e.

Gajender Sharma 21 .INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES ACT. 1947 Dr.

Object of the Act Provisions for investigation and settlement of industrial disputes and for certain other purposes. Dr. Gajender Sharma 22 .

2(I) Works Committee±Joint Committee with equal number of employers and employees¶ representatives for discussion of certain common problems. Industrial Tribunal or National Tribunal to hear and decide the dispute. Sec. Gajender Sharma 23     . Secs.3 Conciliation±is an attempt by a third party in helping to settle the disputes Sec.7A & 7B Dr.4 Adjudication ± Labour Court. Sec. covers from barber shops to big steel companies. Industry ± has attained wider meaning than defined except for domestic employment.7.

 Accumulation of stocks.25-C  Dr. power or raw material.  Natural calamity. Gajender Sharma 24 . refusal or inability of an employer to provide work due to  Shortage of coal.  Breakdown of machinery. Sec.Lay off & Payment of Compensation ± Conditions for Laying off Failure.

Prior Permission for Lay off  When there are more than 100 workmen during proceeding 12 months.25-M Dr. Gajender Sharma 25 . Sec.

Sec.Lay off Compensation  Payment of wages except for intervening weekly holiday compensation 50% of total or basic wages and DA for a period of lay off upto maximum 45 days in a year. Gajender Sharma 26 .25-C Dr.

Form QA Compensation @ 15 days¶ wages.Prior Permission by the Government for Retrenchment      When there are more than 100 workmen during preceding 12 months. Three months¶ notice or wages thereto. Gajender Sharma 27 . 25-N Dr. Sec.

Retrenchment compensation @ 15 days¶ wages for every completed year to be calculated at last drawn wages     One month¶s notice or wages in lieu thereof. Dr. Reasons for retrenchment Complying with principle of µlast come first go¶. Sending Form P to Labour Authorities. Gajender Sharma 28 .Retrenchment of Workmen Compensation & Conditions   Workman must have worked for 240 days.

Right of a Workman during Pendency of Proceedings in High Court  Employer to pay last drawn wages to reinstated workman when proceedings challenging the award of his reinstatement are pending in the higher Courts. Sec.17B Dr. Gajender Sharma 29  .

Gajender Sharma 30 .Power of Labour Court to give Appropriate Relief Labour Court/Industrial Tribunal can Modify the punishment of dismissal or discharge of workmen and give appropriate relief including reinstatement. Sec.11A Dr.

Prohibition of unfair labour practice either by employer or workman or a trade union as stipulated in fifth schedule  Both the employer and the Union can be punished. Gajender Sharma 31 . Sec.25-T Dr.

Sec.25FFA Prior permission atleast 90 days before in Form O by the Government when there are 100 or more workmen during preceding 12 months.25-O   Dr. Gajender Sharma 32 .Closure of an Undertaking  60 days¶ notice to the labour authorities for intended closure in Form QA. Sec.

Within fourteen days of giving such notice. Dr. within six weeks before striking.Prohibition of Strikes & Lock Outs  Without giving to the employer notice of strike. Tribunal or National Tribunal and two months. Gajender Sharma 33    . after the conclusion of such proceedings. as hereinafter provided. During the pendency of proceedings before a Labour Court. Before the expiry of the date of strike specified in any such notice as aforesaid.

Gajender Sharma 34 . ii) before a conciliation officer and seven days after the conclusion of such proceedings Dr.Prohibition of Strikes & Lock Outs  During the pendency of conciliation proceedings before: i) a Board and seven days after the conclusion of such proceedings.

During any period in which a settlement or award is in operation. where a notification has been issued under Sub-Section(3A) of section 10A.Prohibition of Strikes & Lock Outs  During the pendency of arbitration proceedings before an arbitrator and two months after the conclusion of such proceedings. in respect of any of the matters covered by the settlement or award. Gajender Sharma 35 . Secs.22&23 Dr.

Persons Bound by Settlement When in the course of conciliation proceedings etc. all persons working or joining subsequently. Gajender Sharma 36 .   Otherwise than in course of settlement upon the parties to the settlement..18 Dr. Sec.

19 Dr. Gajender Sharma 37   . or Period of six months on signing of settlement. An award for one year after its enforcement.Period of Operation of Settlements and Awards  A settlement for a period as agreed by the parties. Sec.

Offence i) Punishments Imprisonment of up to 6 months or with fine up to Rs. Gajender Sharma .  Imprisonment up to 6 months or with fine up to Rs.1.1000 for lockout) or with both.000. vi) Breach of settlement or award vi) Disclosing confidential information pertaining to Sec.21 Dr.000 Committing unfair labour practices ii) Illegal strike and lock-outs iii) Instigation etc.000  Imprisonment for 6 months or with fine up to Rs.  Imprisonment up to one month or with fine up to Rs.On continuity of offence fine up to Rs.50(Rs.200 per day  Imprisonment upto 6 38 months or with fine upto Rs.000  Imprisonment up to 6 months or with fine. for illegal strike or lock-outs.1.3.1. iv) Giving financial aid to illegal strikes and lock-outs.

Imprisonment upto 6 months or with fine upto Rs.100 39 .000 Imprisonment upto 6 months or fine upto Rs. Gajender Sharma  Fine upto Rs.33 pertaining to change of conditions of Service during pendency of dispute etc.1.25 FFA viii) Contravention of Sec.Offence  Punishment  vii) Closure without 60 days¶ notice under Sec.5.    ix) When no penalty is provided for contravention Dr.000.

1946 & THE RULES Dr.STANDING ORDERS ACT. Gajender Sharma 40 .

Gajender Sharma 41 .Applicability of the Act  Every industrial establishment wherein 100 or more Dr.

holidays. pay-days and wage rates. or badlis.g. Attendance and late coming. whether permanent. apprentices. Gajender Sharma    42 . e. Manner of intimating to workmen periods and hours of work. Shift working.. temporary. Dr. probationers.Matters to be provided in Standing orders  Classification of workmen.

and the authority which may grant. Conditions of.  Requirement to enter premises by certain gates.Sharma .from.  Closing and re-opening of sections of the industrial establishments. leave and holidays. and temporary stoppages of work and the right and liabilities of the employer and workmen Gajender 43 arising thereDr. and liability to search. procedure in applying for.

Dr. Termination of employment. Gajender Sharma 44 . and acts or omissions which constitute misconduct. and the notice thereof to be given by employer and workmen.  Suspension or dismissal for misconduct.

Additional Matters  Service Record ± Matters relating to service card.Medical Examination. change of residential address of workers and record of age Confirmation Age of retirement Transfer Medical aid in case of Accident .Means of redressal for workmen against unfair treatment or wrongful exactions by the employer or his agents or servants.2(g). Secs. Exclusive service. certification of service. 3(2) and Rule 2A Dr. Secrecy. token tickets. Gajender Sharma 45  .

10-A Dr. At the rate of seventy-five percent of such wages for the remaining period of suspension if the delay in the completion of disciplinary proceedings against such workman is notdirectly attributable to the conduct such workman.Payment of Subsistence Allowance to the Suspended Workers  At the rate of fifty per cent. Sec. of the wages which the workman was entitled to immediately proceeding the date of such suspension. Gajender Sharma 46  . for the first ninety days of suspension.

Gajender Sharma 47 . 1948  Object of the Act  To provide for fixing minimum rates of wages in certain employments Dr.MINIMUM WAGES ACT.

4  Dr. Gajender Sharma 48 . Variable DA and Value of other concessions etc.Minimum Rates of Wages  Such as Basic rates of wages etc. Sec.

Gajender Sharma   49 . Dr.Fixation of Minimum Rates of Wages  The appropriate government to fix minimum rates of wages. Government can also fix Minimum Wages for Time work ‡ Piece work at piece rate ‡ Piece work for the purpose of securing to such employees on a time work basis ‡ Overtime work done by employees for piece work or time rate workers. To make review at such intervals not exceeding five years the minimum rates or so fixed and revised the minimum rates.

by the day or by such a longer wage period works on any day in excess of the number of hours constituting normal working day. 5  Dr. Gajender Sharma 50 . Payment for every hour or for part of an hour so worked in excess at the overtime rate double of the ordinary rate of (1½ times or for agriculture labour) Sec.Overtime  To be fixed by the hour.

Gajender Sharma 51   . To provide for payment for work on a day of rest at a rate not less than the overtime rate. 13 Dr.Fixing Hours for Normal Working  Shall constitute a normal working day inclusive of one or more specified intervals. To provide for a day of rest in every period of seven days with remuneration.. Sec..

18 Dr. Gajender Sharma 52     . Wages slip±Form XI.Maintenance of registers and records  Register of Fines ± Form I Rule 21(4) Annual Returns ± Form III Rule 21 (4-A) Register for Overtime ± Form IV Rule 25 Register of Wages±Form X. Muster Roll±Form V Rule 26 Representation of register ± for three year Rule 26-A Sec.

500/-   Dr.500/Imprisonment upto 6 months or with fine upto Rs. Sec.Offence  Punishment  For paying less than minimum rates of wages For contravention of any provisions pertaining to fixing hours for normal working day etc. Gajender Sharma 53 . 20 Imprisonment upto 6 months or with fine upto Rs.

Thank You Dr. Gajender Sharma 54 . Gajender Sharma Dr.

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