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Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (Act No. 130 of 1993)

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Circular Instruction No. 173 - Compensation for Mesothelioma due to Occupational Asbestos Exposure

6. Claims processing


The Office of the Compensation Commissioner shall consider and adjudicate upon the liability of all claims. The Medical Officers in the Compensation Commissioner’s Office are responsible for medical assessment of a claim and for the confirmation of the acceptance or rejection of a claim.



Director-General: Labour

Date: 17/09/2002