Report of the Industrial Commission on the Condition of Foreign Legislation Upon Matters Affecting General Labor ...

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1901 - Labor laws and legislation - 242 pages
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Page 69 - Act shall give the name and address of the person injured, and shall state in ordinary language the cause of the injury and the date at which it was sustained...
Page 69 - ... has been made within six months from the occurrence of the accident causing the injury, or, in case of death, within six months from the time of death.
Page 71 - The employer shall not be liable under this act in respect of any injury which does not disable the workman for a period of at least two weeks from earning full wages at the work at which he was employed...
Page 72 - Proceedings for the recovery under this Act of compensation for an injury shall not be maintainable unless notice of the accident has been given as soon as practicable after the happening thereof and before the workman has voluntarily left the employment in which he was injured...
Page 37 - ... without an interval of at least half an hour for a meal...
Page 72 - ... the question, if not settled by agreement, shall, subject to the provisions of the first schedule to this act, be settled by arbitration, in accordance with the second schedule to this ac'.
Page 138 - Nothing in this act shall enable any court to entertain any legal proceeding instituted with the object of directly enforcing or recovering damages for the breach of any of the following agreements, namely: 1.
Page 220 - Trade or by some other person or body, with a view to the amicable settlement of the difference; (c) on the application of employers or workmen interested, and after taking into consideration the existence and adequacy of means available for conciliation in the district or trade and the circumstances of the case, appoint a person or persons to act as conciliator or as a board of conciliation; (d) on the application of both parties to the difference, appoint an arbitrator.
Page 68 - By reason of any defect in the condition of the ways, works, machinery, or plant, connected with or used in the business of the employer...
Page 69 - The amount of compensation recoverable under this Act shall not exceed such sum as may be found to be equivalent to the estimated earnings, during the three years preceding the injury, of a person in the same grade employed during those years in the like employment and in the district in which the workman is employed at the time of the injury.

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