This seminar will consider the recent developments in case law regarding employees' compensation/work injury. In particular, four main areas will be covered, namely:
- Distinction between "accident" and "injury" in employees' compensation cases;
- Liability of Principal/Occupier towards employees of independent contractors carrying out work at the Principal/Occupier's premises;
- Occupational disease cases; and
- Distinction between employees and independent contractors in employees' compensation cases.
Key issues arising from these cases and recommendations on claims handling strategies will be discussed.
Date & Time
Thursday, 24 April 2014
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Seminar
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
Mayer Brown JSM
18th Floor, Prince's Building
10 Chater Road, Central