Article 49 - Work related injuries
(1) If an
Employee dies while performing his work or as a result of his work or sustains a
work-related injury, the Employer or his representative shall immediately notify the
Employment Standards Office of the incident, who shall inform the police of the State.
(2) The notification shall include the name, age, profession, address and nationality of the
Employee and a brief description of the incident, where it took place and the actions taken
for rescue or treatment.
(3) The police shall upon receipt of the information launch an investigation and shall include in their report statements of the witnesses and the
Employer or his representative and the
statement of the injured Employee if his condition so permits and the report shall explain
the relationship of the incident to the work.
(4) The police shall upon completion of the investigation send a copy of the report and its findings to the
Employment Standards Office and a copy to the Employer. The
Employment Standards Office may request that further investigation be carried out by the
police or may initiate its own investigation if it deems it necessary.