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Workers' Compensation

Fewer complaints by Indonesian maids

Tuesday, 28 December, 2010, 12:00am

In Brief

Website eases pain of injury

24 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Employees show little commitment, survey shows

Hong Kong workers are some of the least committed in the world to their jobs, motivated more by career opportunities than compensation, a survey has found.

17 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Bailout funds may save employee schemes

The Government is proposing to set up two funds to rescue the troubled employees' compensation scheme, Business Post has learned.

The proposal is to be presented to legislators on Thursday, according to sources close to the Government.

13 Nov 2001 - 12:00am

New bill extends deafness payments

An extra 9,000 workers will be eligible for compensation for suffering deafness in the workplace under a bill approved yesterday.

The Occupational Deafness (Compensation) (No. 2) Bill 1997 expands the scheme to include a larger number of claimants and streamlines its operation, said Secretary for Education and Manpower Joseph Wong Wing-ping.

26 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

$15,000 hearing aid grant sought for workers suffering deafness

WORKERS suffering occupational deafness should get a $15,000 grant to buy hearing aid and other equipment, a working group says.

A review of the Occupational Deafness Compensation Scheme has also recommended that employees get better protection in the workplace.

9 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

Unrest rises as losses hit pay

WORKERS unrest spread in China's northeast Shandong province in the first six months of the year as businesses found it increasingly difficult to pay their employees.

Official statistics show the number of complaints by workers in the province soared between January and June.

21 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Stewardess wins claim

AN airline stewardess who sprained her back helping a passenger store her bag in an overhead locker during a flight to the United States was yesterday awarded $407,790 in worker's compensation.

8 May 1994 - 12:00am