About the Company
was started due to the need for Environmental, Health, Safety
& Labour Legislation in an user-friendly, electronic formats
and products. It was clear that this legislation needed to be
updated regularly and that the user needed to have this legislation
in the updated status at all times, to avoid having to spend
hours finding all the amendments to date.
conducted market research and found that the legislation available
in electronic formats was incomplete and not in the up-to-date
status i.e. amendments, etc. are supplied separately and users
must assimilate such amendments to reach the latest status of
each legislation. Further, Enviroleg felt that many other relevant
legislation such as white papers, conventions, reports &
by-laws are not supplied by any other legislation suppliers.
Enviroleg hence supplies all such products and services in striving
to supply comprehensive services to all clients/subscribers.
five long years of inputting legislation from printed manuals,
gazettes, etc. into electronic files, Enviroleg has been in operation
since December 1994 with a mere 100 clients at the time,
and continued to supply services to ever increasing number of
companies. This legislation content has more than quadrupled
is a general belief that environmental law consists of the National
Water Act, Environment Conservation Act and the Atmospheric Pollution
Prevention Act. This is not true. There are approximately 80 acts as well as
provincial ordinances, local bylaws and international conventions
controlling the environment.
has included environmental issues in the Constitution, and thereby has
provided an opportunity for people to pursue environmental matters in
the public interest in a Court of Law.
A further consequence
of noncompliance with legislation could be the risk of substantial
financial loss, due to cleanup processes, loss of asset value
Companies are increasingly
pressured to adhere to legal requirements along with self-regulation
and it can also be expected that control will become more strict
minimize risk, all industries in South Africa
should be kept aware of, and be in possession of, all the relevant
environmental and safety legislation that can have an economic or operational
impact on their business.
the only comprehensive, fully searchable, up-to-date information
system of all environmental, health, safety & labour legislation applicable in SA including:
- INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS
- NATIONAL ACTS
- PROVINCIAL ORDINANCES
including draft legislation/White Papers)
information is updated
on a daily basis.
the convenience of subscribers, ENVIROLEG
provides a "WHAT's
NEW" section, with shortcuts to recently added or amended
list is also updated on a daily basis.
Notification of relative draft
legislation/white papers is forwarded to each client fortnightly.
ENVIROLEG has an in house Legal Department
for all environmental, health and safety related legal services
i.e. legal registers, labour matters, etc.
and services are recommended by the SOUTH AFRICAN BUREAU
as a legal register required by companies to attain ISO 14001 and
OHSAS 18OO1 registration.
offers the above legislative information and services individually, as
a total package or any combination of the following:
media, i.e.: word processing files
of legislation relating to Impacts Registers.
[G] Course CD- 10% of
total data software, for training purposes.
you would like more information or if you have any comments, please
Enviroleg (just "click" on
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Us if you prefer using the
phone, fax or snail
Enviroleg operates nationally -
Tel.no.0824905369 Fax. no. 0865126126