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Name: Amended Rules on Employees' Compensation.
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 1987-06-01
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-1987-M-77590
Bibliography: English translation English translation Chan Robles Virtual Law Library, Philippines (consulted on 2008-01-28)
Abstract/Citation: Implements the provisions of Title II, Book IV of the Labor Code. It provides, inter alia, for compulsory coverage for workers' compensation (Rule 1), registration of employers in the System (Rule 2), criteria for the payment of compensation (Rule 3), liability (Rule 4), employers' contributions (Rule 5), types of benefits (Rule 7), medical services and rehabilitation services (Rules 8 and 9), entitlement to full or partial disability payments (Rules 10-12) and death benefits (Rule 13).
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