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Name: Workmen's Compensation Amendment Act 1981.
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1981-02-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 1981-02-16 (INFORM)
ISN: ZAF-1981-L-11411
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 1981-02-16 (INFORM)
Abstract/Citation: 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.

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