Occupational Health and Safety Act and Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act: Text and Commentary



  • Format: Loose-leaf
  • ISBN: 9780702181573
  • Language(s): English
  • Extent: Approx. 420 Pages
  • Published:
  • Category: Labour Law

R1,177.00



This loose-leaf work contains the Occupational Health and Safety and the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Acts, with up-to-date commentary, in one useful compendium.  It provides guidance on occupational injuries, health and safety policies, the reporting of incidents and formal inquiries into workplace injuries. The publication also features a discussion on work-related post-traumatic stress disorder and compensation.

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 and commentary
    • Introduction 
    • Scope and definitions
    • The Advisory Council on Occupational Health and Safety
    • Duties under the Act and Regulations
    • Safety representatives and safety committees
    • The inspectorate
    • Incidents: Reporting, investigations and inquiries
    • Employee protections
    • Criminal offences
    • Regulations
  • Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act 130 of 1993 and commentary
    • Introduction 
    • Administration of the Act
    • Employer's obligations
    • Key definitions
    • The claims process
    • Occupational diseases
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder
    • Benefits
    • Claims involving negligence
    • Legal proceedings

  • Businesses needing to comply with the Department of Labour Inspectorate's requirements on workplace safety
  • Legal practitioners
  • Employers and employees
  • Health and safety specialists
  • Officers of the inspectorate
  • Trade union officials
  • Academics
  • Libraries
  • An updatable text on OHSA and COIDA in
    the workplace

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This loose-leaf work contains the Occupational Health and Safety and the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Acts, with up-to-date commentary, in one useful compendium.  It provides guidance on occupational injuries, health and safety policies, the reporting of incidents and formal inquiries into workplace injuries. The publication also features a discussion on work-related post-traumatic stress disorder and compensation.

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 and commentary
    • Introduction 
    • Scope and definitions
    • The Advisory Council on Occupational Health and Safety
    • Duties under the Act and Regulations
    • Safety representatives and safety committees
    • The inspectorate
    • Incidents: Reporting, investigations and inquiries
    • Employee protections
    • Criminal offences
    • Regulations
  • Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act 130 of 1993 and commentary
    • Introduction 
    • Administration of the Act
    • Employer's obligations
    • Key definitions
    • The claims process
    • Occupational diseases
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder
    • Benefits
    • Claims involving negligence
    • Legal proceedings

  • Businesses needing to comply with the Department of Labour Inspectorate's requirements on workplace safety
  • Legal practitioners
  • Employers and employees
  • Health and safety specialists
  • Officers of the inspectorate
  • Trade union officials
  • Academics
  • Libraries
  • An updatable text on OHSA and COIDA in
    the workplace

This product does not have any reviews yet - be the first to write one.