Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (Act No. 130 of 1993)
Chapter VI : Determination and calculation of compensation
58. Advances on compensation
In anticipation of the award of compensation the Director-General may, if in his opinion the interests or pressing need of the employee warrants it, advance to or on behalf of the employee such amount as he may deem equitable or direct the employer individually liable or mutual association concerned to advance it, subject to such conditions as the Director-General may determine.