Work-accidents and the Law

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Charities Publication Committee, 1910 - Industrial accidents - 345 pages
 

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Page 23 - to haul or permit to be hauled or used on its line any car used in moving interstate traffic, not equipped with couplers coupling automatically, by impact, and which can be coupled without the necessity of men going between the ends of the cars.
Page 296 - 8. If the workman refuses to submit himself to such examination, or in any way obstructs the same, his right to compensation under this act shall be suspended until such examination takes place, and shall absolutely cease unless he submits himself for an examination within one month after being required to do so.
Page 297 - dollars and imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not less than one month nor more than six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The proceeds of all fines shall be forwarded to the State Treasurer and by him credited to the Insurance Fund. 13. This act to be in full force and effect from
Page 199 - And I agree that the acceptance of benefits from the said relief fund for injury or death shall operate as a release of all claims for damages against said company, arising from such injury or death, which could be made by or through me, and that I or my legal
Page 349 - FORMERLY GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS FOR PORTO RICO AND CHIEF OF THE DIVISION OF STATISTICS OF THE INSULAR DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, SECRETARY OF THE BACKWARD CHILDREN INVESTIGATION OF THE RUSSELL SAGE FOUNDATION. CO-AUTHOR OF MEDICAL INSPECTION OF SCHOOLS, ETC. A SIXTH of all the children in American city school systems are repeating grades, at an expense to
Page 23 - by impact, and which can be coupled without the necessity of men going between the ends of the cars.
Page 309 - injury or death resulting from or caused, directly or indirectly, wholly or in part, by the intoxication or partial intoxication of the employe, or by his failure to use the safety appliances provided by the Company, or by his
Page 78 - pulleys. Whenever practicable, all machinery shall be provided with loose pulleys. All vats, pans, saws, planers, cogs, gearing, belting, shafting, setscrews, grindstones, emery wheels, flywheels and machinery of every description, shall be properly guarded.

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