Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents Convention, 1993
|Date of adoption||June 22, 1993|
|Date in force||January 3, 1997|
|Subject||Occupational Safety and Health|
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It was established in 1993, with the preamble stating:
Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the prevention of major industrial accidents,...
As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 18 states.