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Name: Work Injury Compensation Act, 2008 (Cap. 354).
Country: Singapore
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-04-01
Entry into force:
ISN: SGP-2008-L-79060
Bibliography: Statutes on-line Statutes on-line Singapore Statutes On-line, Attorney-General's Chambers PDF of Act as consolidated to 18/1/2017 PDF of Act as consolidated to 18/1/2017 (consulted on 2010-03-04)
Abstract/Citation: Covers all employees whether they are manual or non-manual workers and regardless of their level of earnings. Self-employed persons, independent contractors, domestic workers, members of the Singapore Armed Forces, officers of the Singapore Police Force, the Singapore Civil Defence Force, the Central Narcotics Bureau and the Singapore Prisons Service are not covered under the Work Injury Compensation Act.
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