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  • Act No 60 2002 OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN MINES

    Act No 60 2002 Occupational Diseases In Mines

    Act No. 60,2002 OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN MINES AND WORKS AMENDMENT ACT, 2002 ... E IT ENACTED by the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, as follows-Amendment of section 32 of Act 78 of 197 3 1. Section 32 of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, 1973 hereinafter referred to as the principal Act, is amended by the ...

  • A Comparison of the Occupational Diseases in Mines

    A Comparison Of The Occupational Diseases In Mines

    Is the ODMW Act fair A Comparison of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Amendment Act, 1993 and the Compensation of Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 with respect to compensation of Pneumoconiosis. Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research. Occasional monograph. Cape Town University of Cape Town, 2004. 1-31.

  • OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN MINES AND WORKS

    Occupational Diseases In Mines And Works

    Medical Bureau for Occupational Diseases may refuse that persons application for medical examination and to provide for matters incidental thereto. BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, as follows-Amendment of section 32 of Act 78 of 1973 1. Section 32 of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, 1973 ...

  • Workers Compensation Legislation Page 2 of 5

    Workers Compensation Legislation Page 2 Of 5

    The two major laws, dealing with occupational diseases and injuries in South Africa,are the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act COIDA of 1993, the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act ODMWA of 1973 and its Amendment Acts of 1994 and 2002. 1, 2, 3. The former Act is administered by the Department of Labour and ...

  • Occupational Health for Health Care Workers

    Occupational Health For Health Care Workers

    Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act Act No. 130 of 1993 Passed in 1993 Replaced Workmens Compensation Act The Abdullah Report 1996 Investigation into Occupational Health services in South Africa Proposals for a coherent OHampS system Indicate role of DOH at National. Provincial and District ...

  • TRENDS IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY

    Trends In Occupational Health And Safety

    ODMWA Occupational Diseases for Mines and Works Act South Africa OHS Occupational Health And Safety OHSA Occupational Health And Safety Act South Africa OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration USA SACP South African Communist Party UK United Kingdom USA United States of America WBC Workers Compensation Board British ...

  • List Of Occupational Disease In South Africa 2021 ZaR

    List Of Occupational Disease In South Africa 2021 Zar

    Find below are the list of Occupational Disease In South Africa. NIOH National Institute of Occupational Health Dept of Health Medical Bureau for Occupational Diseases. Workmen Compensation Fund Department of Labour. Life Occupational Health Clinic Beeshoek Mancorp Mine. Pietermaritzburg Assessment amp Therapy Centre.

  • Your Guide to Labour Law in South Africa Labour Guide

    Your Guide To Labour Law In South Africa Labour Guide

    Sep 10, 2013 There are two compensation systems in South Africa which are governed by two different statutes the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act COIDA of 1993 and the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act ODMWA. For the purpose of our newsletter I would like to focus on the correct use of sick leave related to the ...

  • A century of miners compensation in South Africa

    A Century Of Miners Compensation In South Africa

    Mar 16, 2012 The first Act was succeeded by 18 further Acts, the latest being the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, No. 78 of 1973 ODMWA Republic of South Africa, 1973a. Racial differentiation in rights and benefits was a feature of this legislative history McCulloch, 2009 .

  • LIST OF OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES

    List Of Occupational Diseases

    List of occupational diseases revised 2010. This list of occupational diseases is designed to assist countries in the prevention, recording, notification and, if applicable, compensation of diseases caused by work. The new list reflects the state-of-the-art development in the identification and recognition of occupational diseases.

  • Occupational health in the chemical industry

    Occupational Health In The Chemical Industry

    Occupational lung diseases in the chemical industry Work-related asthma ... In the main it is an upstream sector to the mining, manufacturing and ... Common causes of occupational asthma in South Africa. National history of immunologic occupational asthma rhinitis

  • Prevention of Occupational Injuries and diseases

    Prevention Of Occupational Injuries And Diseases

    Legislation of Occupational Injuries and diseases The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act 108 of 1996. Mine Health amp Safety Act and Regulations, Act 29 of 1996. Minerals Act amp Regulations, Act 50 of 1991. Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act. Occupational Health amp Safety Act and Regulations, Act 85 ...

  • ENSafrica Expertise mine and occupational health and

    Ensafrica Expertise Mine And Occupational Health And

    We provide advice to clients inside and outside the mining industry, including regarding the South African Mine Health and Safety Act 1996 MHSA, the South African Occupational Health and Safety Act 1993 OHASA and legislation dealing with compensation for work-related deaths, injuries and diseases.

  • CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA

    Constitutional Court Of South Africa

    mineworkers to recover damages for occupational injury or disease from negligent mine owners notwithstanding that they are not entitled to claim compensation under COIDA but only under the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act3 ODIMWA. Both the South Gauteng High Court4 High Court and the Supreme Court of Appeal5

  • Workers Compensation Legislation Page 3 of 5

    Workers Compensation Legislation Page 3 Of 5

    Table 3 Procedure for submitting a claim for an occupational disease under the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act ODMWA 1 The following forms must be submitted to the MBOD when submitting a claim See handout a for the different forms Medical Form GW 2456 single. Tuberculosis TB.

  • The Compensation Fund

    The Compensation Fund

    3.1 Mining Diseases Due to the nature of the mining industry, certain diseases are compensated under the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 73 of 1973 ODIMWA. The diseases covered under this act are those that have been determined to have been contracted while performing risk work in mines or related works and include

  • LEGISLATIVE FRAMEWORK KNOW THE MAIN

    Legislative Framework Know The Main

    THE MINE HEALTH amp SAFETY ACT 23 The ILO Conventions 155 OSH and 161 OH Services start from the principle that occupational health and safety and occupational health services are a right of each individual taking part in work irrespective of the economic sector, size of the company and nature of the work operations.

  • MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT NO 29 OF 1996

    Mine Health And Safety Act No 29 Of 1996

    nand variatio ofapplicatio Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, 1973 Act No. 78 of 1973 Constitution of the Mine Health and Safety Council Constitution of Mining Qualification Authority Establishment of Authority and committees Legal status Objects of Authority

  • Occupational lung disease in the South African mining

    Occupational Lung Disease In The South African Mining

    Jul 06, 2011 Although provision for compensation for occupational lung diseases to current and former miners and their families in life and after death has been in place since 1911, the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act of 1973 catalysed the development of the database by the South African Medical Research Council.7 PATHAUT provides a rich data ...

  • Principles and practice of occupational hygiene in South

    Principles And Practice Of Occupational Hygiene In South

    Occupational hygiene in South Africa 4 1910 Mines amp Works Act, 1911 Minerals Act, 1991 Mine Health amp Safety Act, 1996 DMR Ventilation Engineers Mine Ventilation Society of SA Main focus on dust amp noise ODMWA Mines amp works Occupational Health amp Safety Act, 1993 DoL Occupational

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act Summary

    Occupational Health And Safety Act Summary

    It can be said that the Occupational Health and Safety Act is a pro-active attempt by the government to prevent and avoid work-related injuries and illnesses. The Act governs the health and safety for the diverse industry of South Africa. It regulates and controls health and safety in all organisations, from a normal office environment to more ...

  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr A spill a slip and a hospital

    Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr A Spill A Slip And A Hospital

    Aug 10, 2021 The Occupational Injuries and Diseases in the Mines and Works Act 78 of 1973, which is administered by the Department of Health In addition, certain industries have OHS-specific legislation, such as the Railway Safety Regulator Act 16 of 2002 RSRA, which provides for safety standards and regulatory practices for the protection of persons who ...

  • Georgina MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY Jephson Richard

    Georgina Mine Health And Safety Jephson Richard

    South Africa. Gold mining began in the Witwatersrand in ... disease. The MHSA works in conjunction with legislation to compensate mineworkers to counter the failure to prevent occupational injury amp disease The Compensation for Occupational Injuries amp Diseases Act COIDA The Occupational Injuries in Mines and Works Act ODIMWA

  • History of Occupational Health and Safety in South Africa

    History Of Occupational Health And Safety In South Africa

    May 02, 2019 Other related Occupational Health and Safety legislation in South Africa are the Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 Act no. 29 of 1996, the South African Maritime Safety Authority Act, 1998 Act no 5 of 1998, the National Railway Safety Regulator Act, 2002 Act no. 16 of 2001, the Civil Aviation Act, 2009 Act 13 of 2009 and the National ...

  • Occupational Health Challenges Facing the Department

    Occupational Health Challenges Facing The Department

    has responsibilities as an employer, and former mineworkers with occupational lung disease, to which the Department has legal responsibilities for examination and compensation under the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act ODMWA. Both of these mandates have implications for the healthcare system in South Africa.

  • Mining South Africas legacy and burden in the context of

    Mining South Africas Legacy And Burden In The Context Of

    Feb 21, 2013 Gill Nelsons work is located within this context and provides new directions for mining-related occupational respiratory diseases. The history of mining in South Africa dating back to the late nineteenth century is synonymous with silica exposure, silicosis, and tuberculosis.

  • Predictors of silicosis and variation in prevalence across

    Predictors Of Silicosis And Variation In Prevalence Across

    Jun 01, 2020 A report on occupational health indicators for South Africa Part II. Report no. 199. Johannesburg NCOH 1999. p. 1624. Google Scholar 40. Roberts J. The hidden epidemic amongst former miners silicosis, tuberculosis and the occupational diseases in mines and works act in the eastern cape, South Africa.

  • South Africa Silicosis the Shifting Sands of

    South Africa Silicosis The Shifting Sands Of

    Mar 28, 2017 The gold mining industry is trying to move sick miners from the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act to the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act COIDA. The Department ...

  • Acts Online

    Acts Online

    Mar 20, 1996 Latest Developments The Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, 1973 Act No. 78 of 1973 has been amended by the publication of the Adjustment of Levies paid by Controlled Mines and Works, as per Notice No. 269, GG44440, dated 26 March 2021.. The Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act, 1973 Act No. 78 of 1973 has been amended by the publication

  • The use of sick leave for occupational injuries and diseases

    The Use Of Sick Leave For Occupational Injuries And Diseases

    There are two compensation systems in South Africa which are governed by two different statutes the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act COIDA of 1993 and the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act ODMWA.

  • Mine Health and Safety LexisNexis South Africa

    Mine Health And Safety Lexisnexis South Africa

    Lexis Practical Guidance Mine Health and Safety is an online reference tool that focuses on the legislation, processes and procedures that regulate the health and safety of employees and other persons undertaking work on mines.. This practice area comprehensively covers the investigation and reporting of incidents, the holding of inquiries as well as appealing the decisions of inspectors ...

  • Construction National Institute for Occupational Health

    Construction National Institute For Occupational Health

    In South Africa, occupational and environmental health and safety OEHS for the construction industry is regulated in the main by the Department of Labour, through the Occupational Health and Safety Act, no. 85 of 1993 OHS Act and associated regulations. The OHS Act places obligations on employers including agents and contractors to ensure ...

  • ODMWA Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act

    Odmwa Occupational Diseases In Mines And Works Act

    ODMWA stands for Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act South Africa This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories MLA style ODMWA. Acronym Finder. 2021.

  • Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 78 of 1973

    Occupational Diseases In Mines And Works Act 78 Of 1973

    78 of 1973. The Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 78 of 1973 intends to consolidate and amend the law relating to the payment or compensation in respect or certain diseases contracted by persons employed in mines and works and. matters Incidental thereto.

  • Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Amendment

    Occupational Diseases In Mines And Works Amendment

    OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN MINES AND WORKS AMENDMENT ACf, 1978. the commissioner to pay to or in respect of every person who performs risk work at or in connection with that mine or works and who is after the commencement of this Act found to be suffering from a

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