The Workmen's Compensation Act,1923

An act to provide for the payment by certain classes of employers to their workmen of compensation for injury by accident. In 2009, with an amendment in Workmen's Compensation Act, the act has been renamed as Employees Compensation Act.



  1. It extends to the whole of India
  2. Applicable to the specified classes of employers


Bare Act


Amendment, 2009

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