Employers' Liability to Their Servants at Common Law, and Under the Employers' Liability Act, 1880, and the Workmen's Compensation Acts, 1897 and 1900
Sweet & Maxwell, 1903 - Broj stranica: 299
above-mentioned matter accident arising Act applies action agreement applicant arbitrator appointed ARTICLE assessed Bywell Castle cause claim Colliery commenced committee Common Law contractor contributory negligence copy costs county court judge Court of Appeal Court of Session danger death deceased workman decision default defect dependants duty employed employer entitled Factory Acts factory or workshop filed given held herein-after House of Lords includes injury judge or arbitrator L. J. Ex legal personal representative liable to pay Limited Lord Chancellor Lord Esher machinery or plant manual labour means mechanical power medical referee notice Office Savings Bank paid paid into court paragraph particulars pay compensation payable pensation plaintiff Post Office Savings proceedings provisions purpose question railway recover reference registrar regulations Request for Arbitration respect respondents rules of court Schedule II Second Schedule Section servant solicitor or agent steam Sub-Sec thereof third party undertakers Vict weekly payment Workmen's Compensation Act
Stranica 44 - ... death had not ensued) have entitled the party injured to maintain an action and recover damages in respect thereof, then, and in every such case, the person who would have been liable if death had not ensued, shall be liable to an action for damages, notwithstanding the death of the person injured, and although the death shall have been caused under such circumstances as amount in law to felony.
Stranica 20 - 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...
Stranica 86 - Proceedings for the recovery under this Act of compensation for an injury shall not be maintainable unless notice of the accident has been given at soon as practicable after the happening thereof and before the workman has voluntarily left the employment in which he was injured...
Stranica 90 - Where the injury for which compensation is payable under this act was caused under circumstances creating a legal liability in some person other than the employer...
Stranica 118 - If in any employment to which this Act applies personal injury by accident arising out of and in the course of the employment is caused to a workman. his employer shall, subject as herein-after mentioned, be liable to pay compensation in accordance with the First Schedule to this Act.
Stranica 87 - Notice in respect of an injury under this 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...
Stranica 85 - Act ; but the employer shall not be liable to pay compensation for injury to a workman by accident arising out of and in the course of the employment both independently of and also under this Act, and shall not be liable to any proceedings independently of this Act, except in case of such personal negligence or wilful act as aforesaid...
Stranica 54 - By reason of the act or omission of any person in the service of the employer done or made in obedience to the rules or bye-laws of the employer, or in obedience to particular instructions given by any person delegated with the authority of the employer in that behalf...
Stranica 242 - Act, in which premises, room, or place, or within the close or curtilage or precincts of which premises, any manual labour is exercised by way of trade or for purposes of gain...
Stranica 75 - In any case where the workman knew of the defect or negligence which caused his injury, and failed within a reasonable time to give, or cause to be given, information thereof to the employer or some person superior to himself in the service of the employer, unless he was aware that the employer or such superior already knew of the said defect or negligence.