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Dominica (223) > Employment accident and occupational disease benefit (5)

Name: Accidents and Occupational Diseases (Notification) Act, Chap. 89:51 (Act No. 29 of 1952) (Cap. 108 of 1961).
Country: Dominica
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1952-02-11
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed Separately, 11 p. (INFORM)
ISN: DMA-1952-R-55299
Bibliography: Printed Separately, 11 p. (INFORM)
Act on-line Act on-line Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2009-04-06)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the notification of accidents and occupational diseases. Establishes the processes of the notification of accidents. Grants the administrator in Council with the power to extend dangerous occurrences provisions to notification of accidents. Provides for inquests in cases of death by accident. Grants the Administrator the power to direct formal investigation of accidents and cases of occupational diseases. Sets penalties for offences. Applies the act ot public servants. Grants the Administrator with the power to make regulations for the purposes of carrying out the act. The Schedule provides Forms for use with the act.

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