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  1. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (No. 130 of 1993): Regulations (G.N. No. 120). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-01-11 | ZAF-2005-R-97084

  2. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations under the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (No. R. 232)

    Adoption: 2003-03-03 | ZAF-2003-R-64430

    Made under Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993. Provides for decreases in allowances payable under Section 6(6) of the Act, remuneration and travelling and subsistence allowances of assessors and members of Compensation Board, and moneys payable to medical practitioners.

  3. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Circular instruction regarding compensation for mesothelioma due to occupational asbestos exposure (No. 667 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-04-29 | ZAF-2002-M-62412

    Made under Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993. Regulates compensation claims for mesothelioma and provides for diagnosis, evaluation of impairment, benefits, reporting, and claims processing.

  4. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations under the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (No. R. 669).

    Adoption: 2001-08-01 | ZAF-2001-R-60181

    Made under Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1991 (No. 130 of 1993). Modifies allowances payable under section 6(6), remuneration and travelling and subsistence allowances of assessors under Section 8(6), remuneration and travelling and subsistence allowances of members of Compensation Board under Section 13(3), and moneys payable to medical practioners under Sections 42(2), 52 and 97(1)(b).

  5. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Scale of fees for medical aid under the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (130/1993).

    Adoption: 1998-12-11 | ZAF-1998-M-52336

  6. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Amendment Act, 1997 (No. 61 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-11-06 | ZAF-1997-L-48381

    Amends provisions of the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 relating to, inter alia, the powers and duties of the Director General and to the composition of the Compensation Board. Also removes the duty of employers to provide first aid.

  7. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (130/1993): Scale of Fees for Medical Aid (Government Notice No. 1975).

    Adoption: 1995-12-22 | Date of entry into force: 1996-01-01 | ZAF-1995-M-43421

    Sets forth compensation amounts for various medical procedures related to the treatment of occupational injuries or diseases.

  8. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Rules, forms and particulars which shall be furnished in terms of the compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (No. 983 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-05-27 | ZAF-1994-R-37685

  9. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (No. 130 of 1993) - Act (as amended) Act online

    Adoption: 1993-09-24 | ZAF-1993-L-35121

    Provides for compensation for disablement caused by occupational injuries or diseases sustained or contracted by employees in the course of their employment or for death resulting from such injuries or diseases. This Act applies to migrant workers. Updates available in: South African Labour Law, eds. Clive Thompson, Paul Benjamin (Kenmwyn: Juta & Co.).

  10. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    South African Transport Services Conditions of Service Act 1988. No. 41.

    Adoption: 1988-04-15 | ZAF-1988-L-6538

    Provides for certain matters relating to the conditions of service of employees of the South African Transport Services (categories of employment, salary adjustments, employment injury compensation, non-discrimination on the basis of colour, race or sex in appointments (s. 3(7)), discipline, etc.). Establishes the Labour Council, the objects of which are to maintain and promote labour peace and prevent labour disputes by means of collective bargaining, referral to mediation, arbitration or other procedure (s. 8). Strikes are prohibited (s. 21). Repeals, inter alia, the Conditions of Employment (South African Transport Services) Act 1983.

  11. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Act 1941, Amendment of Regulations. Government Notice No. R. 223.

    Adoption: 1988-02-19 | ZAF-1988-L-6055

    Various amendments to the 1961 Regulations on the same topic (as amended), particularly regarding definition of wages and a new version of a form entitled "Declaration by Employer".

  12. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1987. No. 35.

    Adoption: 1987-09-02 | ZAF-1987-L-4709

    Amends the Workmen's Compensation Act (LS 1941 - SA 2... 1956 - SA 3A) by providing for increases in monthly pension (by 25 per cent in the case of some accidents), higher amounts payable in case of disablement or death, etc. Entry into force 1 Oct. 1987 (Proclamation No. R. 130, Government Gazette, 1987-09-18, Vol. 267, No. 10907, p. 1).

  13. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Pension Laws Amendment Act 1986. No. 106

    Adoption: 1986-09-10 | ZAF-1986-L-2692

    Amends, inter alia, the Government Service Pension Act 1973, the General Pensions Act 1979 and the Temporary Employees Pension Fund Act 1979. Increases certain benefits and special awards payable in terms of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 1973.

  14. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Government Notice No. R. 1887, made by virtue of the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 [Act 30 of 1941: LS 1941 - S.A. 2], as amended, to prescribe a scale of fees for medical aid.

    Adoption: 1985-08-30 | ZAF-1985-L-1825

    Fees set out in the schedule to the notice.

  15. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Pension Laws Amendment Act 1984.

    Adoption: 1984-07-12 | ZAF-1984-L-869

    Act to amend the Associated Institutions Pension Fund Act 1963, so as to further regulate the membership of the pension fund for a pension scheme for persons in the service of associated institutions; to amend the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 1973, so as to make provision for the increase of certain one-sum benefits payable to certain persons suffering from compensatable diseases; to amend the Military Pensions Act 1976, so as to provide that a pension payable to a widow of a deceased member shall not be discontinued on the ground of her remarriage; and to amend the General Pensions Act 1979, so as to further regulate the preservation of pension rights of certain persons; and to increase certain benefits and special awards payable in terms of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 1973; to further regulate the pension benefits of persons who, in terms of the Republic of South Africa Constitution Act 1983, cease to be members of the President's Council; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

  16. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1984.

    Adoption: 1984-03-14 | ZAF-1984-L-333

    Act to amend the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 [LS 1941 - SA 2 ... 1956 - SA 3A], so as to replace certain obsolete expressions and references; to do away with the power of the Workmen's Compensation Commissioner to treat certain employers as workmen; to fix a higher maximum earnings limit for the purposes of the definition of "workman"; to provide for a uniform procedure for all population groups in respect of consent for the institution of legal proceedings by a workman against a third party and for the institution of claims; to apply unclaimed moneys for the welfare of all workmen; to institute an objection committee and a revision board to hear objections against decisions of the Workmen's Compensation Commissioner; to increase the maximum amount of compensation payable to workmen or their dependants and the amount payable in respect of the burial expenses of a workman; to adjust certain pensions; to increase advances to workmen in anticipation of compensation; to extend the protection contemplated in section 32; to limit the period within which benefits in terms of this Act may be claimed; to provide for consultation with the Medical Association of South Africa and the Dental Association of South Africa in fixing the tariffs of fees for certain medical aid; to increase the penalties for offences; and to effect certain textual improvements; and to provide for incidental matters. No. 29

  17. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1981.

    Adoption: 1981-02-16 | ZAF-1981-L-11411

    Act to amend the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 [LS 1941-SA 2...1956-SA 3] in order to fix a higher maximum earning limit for the purposes of the definition of "workman", to extend the application of the Act to incidents during fire-fighting and other emergency services; to increase the maximum amount of compensation payable to workmen or their dependants and the amount payable in respect of the burial expenses of a workman; to adjust certain pensions; to bring the English text of section 95 into line with the Afrikaans text; and to further regulate the legality and retention of certain records; and to provide for incidental matters. No. 24.

  18. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1974.

    Adoption: 1974-02-28 | ZAF-1974-L-15455

    Act to amend the provisions of the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 [LS 1941 - SA 2 ... 1956 - SA 3] relating to the definitions of "financial year" and "child"; to fix a higher maximum earnings limit for the purposes of the definition of "workman"; to extend the age limit of certain persons who are deemed to be dependent upon a workman; to provide for the utilisation of certain unclaimed moneys; to alter the year in respect of which balance sheets shall be prepared by the commissioner; to increase the maximum amount of compensation payable to workmen; to extend the age limit at which the pension payable to certain children ceases; to further adjust pensions; to provide for the imposition of penalties on certain employers who fail to report accidents; to provide for further exemptions from the payment of assessments; and to provide for incidental matters. No.11.

  19. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Government Notice No. R. 1813: Regulations under the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Work Act 1973 (No. 78 of 1973).

    Adoption: 1973-10-05 | ZAF-1973-L-15805

    Concerns Whites, Bantus and Coloured persons; inter alia, repeals the Regulations (G.N. No. R. 1874 of 25 Nov. 1966) under the Pneumoconiosis Compensation Act 1962 (No. 64 of 1962).

  20. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Pneumoconiosis Compensation laws Amendment Act 1972.

    Adoption: 1972-07-05 | ZAF-1972-L-16526

    Act to amend the provisions of the Pneumoconiosis Compensation Act 1962 relating to definitions; to provide for the awarding of service gratuities to certain employees; to amend the provisions of the Pneumoconiosis Compensation Amendment Act 1970 relating to the definition of works; to apply the Pneumoconiosis Compensation Act 1962, and other laws relating to pneumoconiosis compensation, to South-West Africa; and to provide for incidental matters. No. 95. Miscellaneous amendments.

  21. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1971.

    Adoption: 1971-06-04 | ZAF-1971-L-17297

    Act to amend ss. 38 and 39 of the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 [LS 1941 - SA 2 ... 1956 - SA 3], in order to increase the maximum amount of compensation payable to a White, Coloured and Asiatic workman for temporary and permanent disablement; and to amend ss. 84 and 85 of the said Act in order to increase the maximum amount of compensation payable to a Bantu workman for temporary and permanent disablement. No. 60.

  22. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Second Pension Laws Amendment Act 1970 (No. 86).

    Adoption: 1970-10-01 | ZAF-1970-L-18586

    Act to amend the provisions of the Associated Institutions Pension Fund Act 1963, relating to the power to make regulations concerning transfers and to the delegation of powers; to amend the provisions of the Government Service Pensions Act 1965, relating to the power to make regulations concerning transfers and the adjustment of pensions in respect of persons who may become entitled to compensation under the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941/3, and to effect certain improvements in sections 14 and 19; to amend the provisions of the Parliamentary Service and Administrative Pensions Act 1965, relating to the pensionable service of certain persons; to amend the provisions of the Government Non-White Employees Pensions Act 1966, relating to the power to make regulations concerning transfers; to amend the provisions of the Aged Persons Act 1967, the War Veterans' Pensions Act 1968, the Blind Persons Act 1968, and the Disability Grants Act 1968, relating to the promulgate of regulations with retrospective effect; to amend the provisions of the Provincial and the Territory Service Pension Act 1969, relating to ages for retirement and power to make regulations concerning transfer; to amend the provisions of the Pension Laws Amendment Act 1969, relating to assistance to persons in receipt of certain pensions and to overpayments; to provide for the payment with retrospective effect of certain benefits under the regulations promulgated by Government Notice No. 977 of 1950 and Government Notice No. 1134 of 1950; and to provide for incidental matters. No. 86.

  23. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Act to provide for the payment of additional benefits in respect of pneumoconiosis and tuberculosis and certain additional gratuities; to amend the Pneumoconiosis Compensation Act 1962 [No. 64 of 1962], so as to regulate further the payment of costs incurred in connection with the medical examination of certain persons, and the duties of Bantu affairs authorities; to provide for the control of certain works and the medical examination of persons employed thereat and on certain work at certain work at certain mines; and to provide for matters incidental thereto. No. 8.

    Adoption: 1970-02-24 | ZAF-1970-L-18583

  24. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1970.

    Adoption: 1970-02-24 | ZAF-1970-L-18584

    Act to amend the provisions of the Workmen's Compensation Act 1941 relating to definitions, application of Act extra-territorially and to seamen and airmen, compensation, employers and medical expenses. No. 9.

  25. South Africa - Employment accident and occupational disease benefit - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation Act. 1941. (No. 30). [as amended through Act No. 8 of 1979].

    Adoption: 1941-05-05 | Date of entry into force: 1942-03-01 | ZAF-1941-L-38633

    An Act to amend and consolidate laws compensating for disablement caused by accidents to or industrial diseases contracted by workmen in the course of their employment, or for death resulting from such accidents or diseases.


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