A Treatise on the Law of Compensation; For Injuries to Workmen Under Modern Industrial Statutes Volume 1

A Treatise on the Law of Compensation; For Injuries to Workmen Under Modern Industrial Statutes Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...per centum of average weekly wages during thirty weeks; For'the loss of one of the toes other than a great toe, fifty per centum of average weekly wages during ten weeks. ' The loss of the first phalange of any toe shall be considered to be equal to the loss of one-half of such toe, and compensation shall be one-half of the amount above specified. The loss of more than on phalange shall be considered as the loss of the entire toe; For the loss of a hand, fifty per centum-of average weekly wages during one hundred and fifty weeks. For the loss of an arm, fifty per centum of average weekly wages during two hundred weeks; For the loss of a foot, fifty per centum of average weekly wages during one hundred and twenty-five weeks; For the loss of a leg, fifty per centum of average weekly wages during one hundred and seventy-five weeks; For the loss of an eye, fifty per centum of average weekly wages during one hundred weeks; The loss of both hands, or both arms, or both feet, or both legs, or both eyes, or of any two thereof, shall constitute total and permanent disability, to be compensated according to the provisions of section nine. The amounts specified in this clause are all subject to the same limitations as to maximum and minimum as above stated. Sec. 11. The term "average weekly wages" as-used in this act is defined to be one fifty-second part of the average annual earnings of the employe. If the injured employe has not worked in the employment in which he was working at the time of the accident, whether for the employer or not, during substantially the whole of the year immediately preceding his injury, his average annual earnings shall consist of three hundred times the average daily wage or salary which he has...show more

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  • Paperback | 588 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 30mm | 1,034g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236913116
  • 9781236913111