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||Fatal Accidents Act.
||Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
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||Act on-line (as amended to 1979) Caribbean Community Secretariat, CARICOM Legislative Drafting Facility PDF (consulted on 2006-05-04)
||Provides an action may be bought against a person who caused the death of another person through wrongful act, neglect or default. It sets out the mode, manner commencement of the action and assessment of damages for such fault.