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Name: Act on the Prevention of Pneumoconiosis and Protection, etc., of Pneumoconiosis Workers Amendment [Enforcement Date 05. Jul, 2010.] [Act No.10339, 04. Jun, 2010].
Country: Korea, Republic of
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-06-04
Entry into force:
ISN: KOR-2010-L-95009
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Government of Korea PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2014-01-28)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this Act is to contribute to the protection of workers' health and promotion of their welfare by strengthening the prevention of pneumoconiosis and health management for workers engaged in dust work, and by providing for matters concerning the payment of consolation benefits to workers suffering from pneumoconiosis and their bereaved family members.
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