Section 18-1 The Labour Inspection Authority

(1) The Labour Inspection Authority shall supervise compliance with the provisions of and pursuant to this Act. When supervision pursuant to this Act requires special expertise, the Labour Inspection Authority may appoint specialists to conduct controls, inspections, etc. on behalf of the Labour Inspection Authority. The Ministry may issue provisions concerning the Labour Inspection Authority's organisation and activities.

(2) The Ministry may decide that supervision of parts of the public administration and transport undertakings operated by the State shall be organised in a manner other than that which ensues from this Act. The Ministry may decide that a public body other than the Labour Inspection Authority shall supervise compliance with the provisions laid down in or pursuant to this Act.