Screen Shot 2020-03-21 at 20.53.54.pngThe Department of Labour in South Africa has issued a  notice that the Workmen’s Compensation Fund will pay for disablement and death in the event of ANY employee, especially health care workers, getting COVID-19 infections. Workers will have to submit the usual Workmens Compensation Act documents with a valid diagnosis for a claim. Have a look at the full document here.

DOL COVID-19 Guideline Mar2020

Notice on compensation for Occupationally acquired coronavirus under COIDA Amended Act