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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 as amended Statutes on-line as amended Singapore Statutes On-line, Attorney-General's Chambers PDF of version in force from 1/1/2020 PDF of version in force from 1/1/2020 (consulted on 2020-06-10)
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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