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COMMUTING ACCIDENT

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Definition:
A Commuting accident is an accident occurring on the habitual route, in either direction, between the place of work or work-related training and:

(i) the worker's principal or secondary residence;
(ii) the place where the worker usually takes his or her meals; or
(iii) the place where he or she usually receives his or her remuneration;

which results in death or personal injury.

Source Publication:
International Labour Organization (ILO), 2010. World Social Security Report 2010/11.

Hyperlink:
http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---dgreports/---dcomm/---publ/documents/publication/wcms_146566.pdf

Statistical Theme: Health statistics

Created on Thursday, May 02, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 12, 2013