Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 (Act No. 130 of 1993)
Directive on Compensation for Workplace-acquired Novel Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19)
Schedule A : Circular No. CF/06/2020
|4.1.||Assessment of permanent impairment shall be determined three (3) months after diagnosis and when Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI) has been reached.|
The degree of impairment will be evaluated based on the medical complications of the COVID-19 from the affected body system(s).
|4.2.||Where there are medical complications, additional tests required to assess the presence of abnormalities present in the cardio-respiratory system and other organ systems affected by COVID-19 must also be provided.|
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