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Name: Social Security (Industrial Injuries) (Prescribed Diseases) Amendment Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 1207 of 1989)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-07-13
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 4 p.
ISN: GBR-1989-R-8182
Bibliography: Printed separately, 4 p.
Abstract/Citation: Amends the 1985 Regulations by the same name. Regulation 4 removes the requirement for hearing loss to be measured by pure tone audiometry. Regulation 5 provides that regulation 37 of the 1985 regulations, relating to medical examinations, shall apply equally to men and women. Regulation 6 provides for certain industrial diseases to be added to the diseases prescribed under Chapter V of Part II of the Social Security Act 1975.
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