Workers' Compensation Acts Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Workers' Compensation Acts, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Workers' Compensation Acts?

(n) Workers compensation act is the statutes which protects an employee from accidents, injuries or work related illness occurred to him. This statute confirms a liability on the employer to compensate an employee by way of insurance or otherwise for all work related losses whether or not due to the negligence of the employer.