|.||THE FACTORIES ACT [Act No. 63 of 1948] As amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987]||.|
|.||CHAPTER VI, Working Hours of Adults||.|
54. Daily hours
Subject to the provisions of section 51, no adult worker shall be required or allowed to work in a factory for more than nine hours in any day.
87[Provided that subject to the previous approval of the Chief Inspector the daily maximum specified in this section may be exceeded in order to facilitate the change of shifts.]
87. Proviso added by Act 25 of 1954