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Processing of workers compensation

Service Description

To assess and determine claims for Workers Compensation purposes.

 How do I apply for the service?

Visit the  nearest Labour Offic and complete  the following forms;  

  •  Form BL 43/10-Injury and Disease report form to be completed by the employer within 17 days.
  •  Form BL 43/02-Wages of worker to be completed by employer
  • Form BL 43/03- Medical Examination form to be completed by Medical Doctor.
  • Form BL 43/07-Certificate of insurance to be completed by insurance company.
  • Form BL 43/11-Notification of time and place of attendance by Medical Practitioner to be completed by employer.

Additional information

  • Covering letter from the employer confirming injury
  • Claimant’s statement of injury.
  • 2 witnesses statements.

In case of Road Traffic Accident (RTA)

  • Police report.
  • Claimant’s sworn statement
  •  2 witnesses sworn statements.

In case of Death

  • Post Mortem report
  • Death certificate

How much does it cost?

  • The service is offered free of charge.

For more information

Department of Labour and Social Services

Private Bag 0072


Switchboard:+267 3611500

Toll free: 0800 600 777

Service Branches:
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