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Cancellation of undertaking of Annual and Project Work Injury Compensation Insurance (WICI) policies

Background In 2012, all 39 members (General Insurance companies) of the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA) signed an undertaking for all Work Injury Compensation Act (WICA) and common law claims occurring at project sites to be covered under the respective project WICI instead of the employer’s annual policy. Cancellation of Market Agreement: Effective 1 [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thai girl who lost legs after falling onto tracks loses appeal against SMRT and LTA

Thai teenager Nitcharee Peneakchanasak has lost her appeal against an earlier ruling that rail operator SMRT and the Land Transport Authority (LTA) were not at fault for an accident at Ang Mo Kio MRT station in April 2011. The Court of Appeal on Wednesday dismissed the 18-yearold’s claim that SMRT and LTA were negligent by [...]

By | December 14th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Plastic surgeon Woffles Wu sued for alleged negligence

Well-known plastic surgeon Woffles Wu is being sued by a patient for $400,000 in damages over his alleged negligence in her treatment. Ms Cherlyn Soh, 47, said she consulted Dr Wu in May 2011 about her visible eyebags, but claimed she was persuaded to undergo facial treatment instead that led to pain, suffering and complications. [...]

By | May 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Changes To Work Injury Compensation Act

The Ministry of Manpower has announced on its website on 21st November 2011 changes to the Work Injury Compensation Act. The changes will take effect from 1st June 2012. Read more Our Thoughts: With the increased in compensation limits, there will be potentially higher payout in event of claims. In view of the higher payout, [...]

By | May 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments