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Name: Workmen's Compensation Act (Cap. 418).
Country: Jamaica
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1938-07-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Laws of Jamaica, Vol. XVIII
ISN: JAM-1938-L-31051
Bibliography: Laws of Jamaica, Vol. XVIII
Laws of Jamaica Laws of Jamaica Ministry of Justice, Jamaica PDF of Act as amended to Act 36 of 1976 PDF of Act as amended to Act 36 of 1976 (consulted on 2006-11-09)
Abstract/Citation: This Act provides for compensation, conditions of compensation, alternate remedies, bankruptcy of employer, application to special classes of persons, the procedure to apply for compensation and regulations.
Implementing text(s):

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