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Compensation to injured employee not be limited to amount admissible under Workmen’s Compensation Act: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that when the labourer/employee is injured during the course of employment due to negligence of the driver of the vehicle which caused the accident, the compensation could not be limited to the amount admissible … Continue reading

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Employer becomes liable to pay as soon as personal injury is caused to workmen: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that an employer becomes liable to pay compensation under the Workmen’s Compensation Act, 1923 as soon as the personal injury is caused to the workmen by the accident which arose out of and in … Continue reading

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