1. To which authority can appeals be made if the Chief Inspector does not grant a licence to a factory

(a) State government
(b) Central Government
(c) State Licensing Appellate
(d) factories Commissioner

2. Fencing of machinery in use or in motion is not obligatory under Section 21 of the Factories Act, 1948. This statement is

(a) True
(b) False
(c) True in respect of factories having more than 1000 workers
(d) False in respect of factories having more than 1000 workers

3. Which of the following provisions do not come under the 'Welfare Chapter' in the Factories Act, 1948

(a) Washing Facilities
(b) Drinking Water
(c) Facilities for sitting
(d) First -aid appliances

4. What is the penalty payable by parents/guardian for permitting double employment of a child?

(a) Rs,2,500
(b) Rs. 5000
(c) Rs.500
(d) Rs.1,000

5. The annual leave with wages cannot be availed for more than ......... times during any year

(a) 3 times
(b) 2 times
(c) 6 times
(d) 4 times

6. What is maximum number of hours that a child can b employed for as per the Factories Act, 1948

(a) 3 and 1/2 hours
(b) 4 and 1/2 hours
(c) 5 and 1/2 hours
(d) 6 and 1/2 hours

7. Who is liable to pay the fee for a Certificate of Fitness?

(a) The person himself
(b) The person's guardian
(c) The occupier of the factory
(d) Trade Union

8. What is the maximum number of hours in a week that an adult worker is allowed to work for

(a) 35 hours
(b) 40 hours
(c) 45 hours
(d) 48 hours

9. Who is the Chairman of the Site Appraisal Committee

(a) Chief Inspector of the State
(b) Chief Factory Officer of the State
(c) Chief Labour Officer of the State
(d) Chief Welfare Officer of the State

10. As per Section 6 of the Factories Act 1948, who has the power to make rules on approval, licensing and registration of factories?

(a) Central Government
(b) State Government.
(c) Supreme Court
(d) Labour Commissioner

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