Concern to protect working women in connection with pregnancy and childbirth appeared when women first entered factory employment, and was reflected in the provision of maternity leave in some countries. Over time, maternity protection evolved to include measures to protect the pregnant woman's health, so that work does not harm the development of the foetus.Act to approve the Labour Code of the RSFSR, dated 9 December 1971 ( Vedomosti Vercovnogo Soveta RSFSR, No. 50, Text 1 007, 1 6 December 1 97 1 , ) as amended up to ... 1 7, Text 896, 23 April 1992, p. 1233). 4. Presidential Decree No.
|Title||:||Maternity and Work|
|Publisher||:||International Labour Organization - 1994|