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Name: Workmen's Compensation Act (Cap. 40.72).
Country: Tuvalu
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1949-07-29
Entry into force:
ISN: TUV-1949-R-69548
Bibliography: Workmen's Compensation Ordinance Workmen's Compensation Ordinance Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (consulted on 2005-01-21)
Revised Edition 2008 Revised Edition 2008 Tuvalu Legislationt, Tuvaluan Government - iLAWS PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-12-10)
Abstract/Citation: Establishes compensation to be paid to workers injured at the workplace. Sets forth inter alia, the amount of compensation in case of death, permanent incapacity, or injury of a worker. Deals with compensation for occupational diseases and provides for medical examinations in the event of accidents. Application of the Ordinance extended to seamen employed on Tuvalu ships.
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