Labor code provides for the establishment of production councils for safety and health at the enterprise.
At the same time, this rule is not mandatory.
Production council on safety and labor protection is created at the initiative of the employer and (or) at the initiative of employees.
At establishment, its structure on a parity basis shall include representatives of the employer, workers, including technical inspectors of work.
Establishment of such councils is in line with international practice and ILO recommendations.
Composition of the production council is approved by a joint decision of the employer and employees ' representatives.
Production council on safety and labor protection organizes joint actions of the employer and employees to ensure the requirements of labor protection, prevention of injuries and occupational diseases, as well as organizes inspections of labor conditions and labor protection in the workplace by technical labor inspectors.