Comparison of national occupational disease and injury schemes
A review that compares national occupational disease and injury compensation schemes in different countries.
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The Industrial Injuries Advisory Council (IIAC) commissioned Professor David Walters at the Cardiff Work Environment Research Centre at the University of Cardiff to:
- identify the advantages and disadvantages of national occupational disease and injury schemes in other countries
- compare schemes in other countries with the Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB) scheme
The findings were used by IIAC to help inform their opinions of a review of the IIDB scheme by the Department for Work and Pensions.