employer's liability insurance

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employer’s liability insurance

Insurance protection for the employer against claims by employees for damages which arise out of injuries or diseases sustained in the course of their work and which are based on common law negligence rather than on liability under workmen’s compensation acts.
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Everyone recognises that, if someone has a serious accident at work and the employer is at fault, a claim should be made against the employer's liability insurance," says Michelle Haste, a solicitor specialising in employment law at Jones Day Gouldens.
When the store manager discovered a potential issue with the employer's liability insurance he explained to Karen that he could no longer accommodate her work placement in store.
A review of Employer's Liability Insurance legislation although more urgent action is needed
The talks follow claims that soaring employer's liability insurance premiums are threatening many small and medium businesses in ``high risk'' sectors such as building, transport maintenance and mining.
As the employer you will need employer's liability insurance and most policies now cover pounds 10 million.
Since you will be liable for any accidents on your plot, you need public liability cover and, if you are sub-contracting any of the work, you become the employer and need employer's liability insurance.
The company formed the country's first formal corps of safety engineers in 1904 to focus primarily on inspections associated with employer's liability insurance, boiler, elevator and auto safety.
And before 1969, Employer's Liability Insurance was not compulsory.
There are three must haves - employer's liability insurance if you have staff, engineering insurance if you use certain types of machinery, and motor vehicle insurance:
Trade Partners UK and others can spend all the money in the world helping SMEs with limited resources trade internationally but their efforts are being significantly undermined by cancers within such as red tape, restrictive employment legislation, record levels of absenteeism and employer's liability insurance issues.
ACCA is warning firms to take out employer's liability insurance and to guard against a 'shortterm, cost-cutting view'.
Based in Pasadena, California, PAULA Insurance Company and its affiliates have been providing workers' compensation and employer's liability insurance coverage to the agribusiness community in the Western United States for 50 years.
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