62-8 OCCUPATIONAL DISEASE DISABILITY
OCCUPATIONAL DISEASE DISABILITY
Definition of terms.
Contracted and incurred defined.
Right to compensation--Applicability of workers' compensation law.
Employers and workers subject to chapter--Security for compensation--Right to
compensation as exclusive remedy.
62-8-7, 62-8-8. Repealed.
Filing time to qualify for disability or death compensation.
Conditions of liability--Burden of proof.
Notice of disability required--Claim for compensation.
Silicosis cases--Period of exposure.
Last employer liable--Amount of compensation--Notice of disability--Claim for
Maximum compensation for death or disability.
Waiver of disability benefits by working for another.
Death in case of silicosis--Liability of last employer.
Disability or death from silicosis with complication of tuberculosis.
Partial disability due to silicosis not compensable--Exceptions.
Dependency arising after disability.
Disability or death due to employee's willful misconduct, willful self-exposure, or
disobedience not compensable.
Willful self-exposure--Acts constituting.
Waiver of full compensation for aggravation of nondisabling silicosis--Amount of
Contract waiving all claims for compensation for aggravation of nondisabling
Voluntary waiver--Finding by department.
Termination of employment because of nondisabling silicosis--Allowance of
Petition of employee for examination for silicosis--Payment of costs--Findings of
Notice of disease or death required for compensation.
Time for notice of incapacity from ionizing radiation.
Persons who may give notice and make claim.
Time for making claim for further compensation after discontinuance.
62-8-33 to 62-8-40. Superseded.
Contracts for medical reports.
Autopsy ordered by department upon filing of claim.
Autopsy ordered by department where controversy may exist.
Refusal to permit autopsy--Suspension of proceedings for compensation.
Modification of award.
Agreements between employer and employee.
Compensation under this chapter not additional to compensation under chapter 62-4.