|Name:||Workmen's Accident Compensation Insurance Law (Law No. 50 of 7 April 1947).|
|Subject(s):||Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit; Employment accident and occupational disease benefit|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Labour Laws of Japan, 2003, The Japan Institute of labour, Tokyo, Japan, 7th ed.
Legislation on-line The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training, Tokyo, Japan PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 111 of 2007 (consulted on 2012-05-16)
|Abstract/Citation:||This is the basic workers' compensation law for Japan. The initial Act was published in the Legislative Series: LS 1947 - Jap. 6. Chapter 1: General Provisions Chapter 2: Commencement and Termination of the Insurance Relationship Chapter 3: Insurance Benefit Chapter 3-2: Labour Welfare Services Chapter 4: Expenses Chapter 4-2: Specially Insured Persons Chapter 5: Raising of Objections and Lawsuits Chapter 6: Miscellaneous Provisions Chapter 7: Penal Provisions|