Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention, 1925

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Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention, 1925
ILO Convention
Date of adoption June 10, 1925
Date in force April 1, 1927
Classification Employment Injury Benefit
Subject Social Security
Previous Workmen's Compensation (Accidents) Convention, 1925
Next Equality of Treatment (Accident Compensation) Convention, 1925

Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention, 1925 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1925:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to workmen's compensation for occupational diseases,...


This Convention was subsequently revised in 1934 by Convention C42 - Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention (Revised), 1934, and again in 1964 by Convention C121 - Employment Injury Benefits Convention, 1964.


As of 2013, the convention had been ratified by 68 states. Of the ratifying states, eight had subsequently denounced the treaty.

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