S.I. No 864 of 2007


Print page

S.I. 864 of 2007

SOCIAL WELFARE (OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 2007

 

EXPLANATORY NOTE

The Social Welfare Act 2007 provides for increases in the maximum rates of benefits payable under the Occupational Injuries Benefits Scheme arising from the Budget. These regulations provide for increases in the reduced rates of the following Occupational Injuries benefits:

  • in respect of Disablement Gratuities appropriate to degrees of disablement assessed at 19% or less with effect from 31 December 2007,
  • in respect of Disablement Pension payable in lieu of such Gratuities, with effect from 4 January 2008, and
  • in respect of Injury Benefit payable to persons under the age of sixteen with effect from 31 December 2007.

Last modified:25/09/2008
 

 Related Topics

 
 

 Application Forms

 
 

 Intreo/Local Office Locator

 
Search for your local office
img