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earners
 
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defined
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levies payable see Earners’ Account
 
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low earners, adjustments in weekly earnings
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shareholder-employees
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statements of earnings
 
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failure to provide
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provision of
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weekly compensation
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claimant regaining then losing capacity
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“earner” and “employment”
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earner at date of injury but not when incapacity commenced
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income protection insurance not “earnings” for purposes of
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not earner at date of injury but at date when incapacity commenced
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policy of Accident Compensation Act 2001
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reparation compensating claimant for lost income not covered by
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weekly earnings, defined
Earners’ Account
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Accident Insurance Act 1998
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application of funds
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public health care costs
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apportionment of costs
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basis on which funds to be calculated
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residual amount, defined
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deductions
 
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collection of levies by
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offences
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defined
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earners’ levy see earners’ levy
 
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management
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purchase of weekly compensation outside period of employment
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self-employed persons, payment by
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levy payable on ceasing to derive earnings as such
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source of funds
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transitional provisions
Earners’ Account Residual levy
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amount payable
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GST exclusive
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maximum earnings on which payable
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self-employed persons
 
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amount exempt from payment
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amount payable
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maximum earnings on which payable
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person working more than 30 hours per week and earning less than specified amount
earners’ levy
 
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amount payable
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current portion, defined
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deduction from employee earnings
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offences
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PAYE intermediary, defined
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extent of funds to be derived from levies
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GST exclusive
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levy to be for prescribed period
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liability to pay
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maximum earnings on which payable
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mixed earnings as employee and self-employed person
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non-work accidents
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rate, prescription of
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regulation-making power
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residual portion, defined
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self-employed persons
 
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amount exempt from payment
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amount payable
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current portion, defined
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levy GST exclusive
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maximum earnings on which payable
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person purchasing weekly compensation
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person working more than 30 hours per week and earning less than specified amount
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residual portion, defined
earners’ scheme
 
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Accident Compensation Act 1972
earnings see also specified maximum earnings
 
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defined
earnings as a self-employed person
 
·
calculation
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defined
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determinations of income as
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rights of review and appeal
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estimates
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income tax returns used in determination of
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conditions which might “unreasonably influence” return
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person engaged by trust
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requirement that return is filed
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private domestic workers
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statements of earnings
 
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failure to provide
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provision of
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weekly earnings
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calculation
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drawings from partnership business
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losses, impact of
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“relevant year”
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weekly earnings where claimant had only earnings as a shareholder-employee in relevant year
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“relevant year”
earnings as a shareholder-employee
 
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calculation
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defined
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“earner” and “employment”
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estimates
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income tax returns used in determination of
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conditions which might “unreasonably influence” return
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requirement that return is filed
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PAYE income payments, defined
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statements of earnings
 
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failure to provide
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provision of
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weekly earnings
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weekly earnings where claimant had only earnings as a self-employed person in relevant year
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“relevant year”
earnings as an employee
 
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certain dividends related to avoidance arrangements excluded
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certain pensions excluded
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defined
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determinations of income as
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rights of review and appeal
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excessive close company remuneration excluded
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excessive remuneration to relatives excluded
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exclusions
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first week and subsequent weekly compensation excluded from definition for purpose of calculation of Work Account levy payable
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income-tested benefits excluded
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living alone payments excluded
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New Zealand superannuation excluded
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overseas earnings
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parental leave payments excluded
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PAYE income payments, defined
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payments to spouse or partner
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private domestic workers
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redundancy payments excluded
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retiring allowance excluded
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schedular payments excluded
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severance payments, exclusion of
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statements of
 
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failure to provide
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provision of
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student allowance excluded
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veteran’s pensions excluded
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weekly earnings see weekly earnings
 
ecto-parasitic infestations
 
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accident, defined
education support
 
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defined
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liability to provide
educational participation
 
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defined
eggshell skull principle see pre-existing conditions/predispositions
 
elective surgery costs
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suspension, cancellation, or declining to provide entitlements
elements
 
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exposure to constituting accident
embarking and disembarking
 
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cover for persons not ordinarily resident in NZ
emergency transport
 
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defined
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emergency overseas transport, defined
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joint purchasing arrangements
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liability for costs
employees
 
 
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categorisation of in respect of levies
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claimant deemed to continue in employment
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defined
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employment ceased before commencement of incapacity see employment ceased before commencement of incapacity
 
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first week compensation, right to receive see first week compensation
 
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Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 duties
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incapacity of see incapacity for employment
 
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liability where body corporate commits offence
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sick leave for non-work injuries
employees’ representatives
 
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accredited employer’s consultation duty
employer levies see Work Account levies
 
employers
 
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accredited employers see accredited employers
 
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categorisation of in respect of levies
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defined
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first week compensation, duty to pay see first week compensation
 
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Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 duties
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HSE levy, transitional provision
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liability for acts of employees
 
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independent contractors
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personal liability
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vicarious liability
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notification of where decisions on work-related claims
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rights re reviews and appeals see appeals against review decisions
 
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statements of earnings
 
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failure to provide
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provision of
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vocational rehabilitation, obligations as to
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Work Account see Work Account
 
Employers’ Account see also Work Account
 
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replacement
employment
 
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defined
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full-time employment, defined
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place of employment, defined
employment ceased before commencement of incapacity
 
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determination of incapacity
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ability to engage in full-time work the normal threshold
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claimant overseas during incapacity
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purpose
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self-employed persons or shareholder-employees
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effect of determination that claimant is not incapacitated
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entitlement to weekly compensation
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weekly earnings
Employment Relations Act 2000
 
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first week compensation deemed salary or wages under
entitlements see also cover
 
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accredited employers, provision by see accredited employers
 
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backdating of declined entitlement for period of non-compliance
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“exceptional circumstances”
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child care payments where claimant under 16
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claimant’s responsibilities
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assessment requirements
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information provision
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written statements as to continuing entitlement
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claims process see claims
 
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defined
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dentures, damage to
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disentitlements see disentitlements
 
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eligibility for
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estate of deceased claimant, payment to
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time limit
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first week compensation see first week compensation
 
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inalienability
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assignment of independence allowance
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independence allowance assignment, effect of
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injuries suffered before 1 April 2002 see entitlements where injuries suffered before 1 April 2002
 
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overview
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private insurer, where provision by see private insurers
 
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prostheses, damage to
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provision of, by Corporation
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provision only to claimant
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accredited employers, payments by
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“approved employers”, reimbursement of
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methods of payment
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purchasers of weekly compensation
 
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periods outside employment
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self-employed persons
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rehabilitation see rehabilitation
 
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suspension, cancellation, or declining to provide entitlements see suspension, cancellation, or declining to provide entitlements
 
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weekly compensation see weekly compensation
 
entitlements where injuries suffered before 1 April 2002 see also cover for injuries suffered before 1 April 2002
 
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attendant care
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claimant outside NZ
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claimant outside NZ
 
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attendant care
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compensation for pecuniary loss not related to earnings under 1972 and 1982 Acts
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independence allowance
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funeral grants
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home help
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independence allowance
 
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claimant outside NZ
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injuries suffered before 1 July 1999
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injuries suffered on or after 1 July 1999 and before 1 April 2002
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indexation
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individual rehabilitation plans
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lump sum compensation
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overview
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surviving spouse or partner, children, and other dependants see surviving spouse or partner, children, and other dependants
 
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survivor’s grant
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treatment
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vocational rehabilitation, time limit on
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weekly compensation
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cessation due to capacity to work
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cessation due to qualification for national superannuation
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claimant on unpaid parental leave
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interest on late payments
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multiple employment
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overview
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weekly earnings increased to meet minimum
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weekly payments for permanent incapacity
escorts
 
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costs of
estate see deceased persons
 
estoppel
 
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reviews and appeals
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suspension of entitlements
evidence
 
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appeals against review decisions
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appeals on questions of law
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personal injury
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review hearings
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on the papers
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statistical evidence as to medical mishap
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work-related gradual process, disease, or infection
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balance of probabilities
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OSH reports
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work-related personal injury
excess benefit payments see social security benefits
 
exemplary damages
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Australian cases
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availability
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criminal proceedings, effect of
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fatal claims
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New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 compensation claims and
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not independent cause of action
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NZ cases
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pleadings and statements of claim
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purpose
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sums awarded
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tests for conduct
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trial by jury
experience rating system
 
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Act
 
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defined
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section, defined
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adjustment under
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adverse event
 
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Canterbury aftershocks
· ·
declaration of, by Minister
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applicable levy year, defined
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arrangements
 
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defined
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disregarding of
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attributing information about liable earnings and qualifying claims
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collection of information
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calculation of number of qualifying claims in experience period
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claims activity period, defined
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experience period, defined
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experience rating modification, defined
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grouping of levy payers for applicable levy year
· ·
collection of information
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industry peer group, defined
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industry size modification, defined
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levy payer, defined
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levy risk groups
 
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defined
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experience period for levy year 2012/13
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experience period tax year 1 April 2010 to 31 March 2011
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experience period tax years 1 April 2009 to 31 March 2010 and 1 April 2008 to 31 March 2009
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levy year, defined
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liable earnings, defined
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minimum liable earnings
 
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defined
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experience period for levy year 2011/12
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experience period for levy year 2012/13
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non-industry peer group, defined
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purpose of regulations
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qualifying claim, defined
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qualifying class 1 levy payer
 
· ·
applying grouping
· ·
defined
· ·
discount
· ·
loading
· ·
no adjustment
·
qualifying class 2 levy payer
 
· ·
applying grouping
· ·
defined
· ·
discount, loading or no adjustment
· ·
experience rating modification
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experience rating modification: when result of calculation must be disregarded
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industry size modification
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industry size modification: when result of calculation must be disregarded
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qualifying costs of treatment, defined
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section 167(4)(a) levy, defined
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self-employed and shareholder-employee levy, defined
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tax year, defined
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tax years to which regulations apply
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use and disclosure of information held about claim made by current or former employee of levy payer
·
weekly compensation day, defined
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whole group, defined
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Work Account levy, defined
expert advice
 
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medical error claims
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medical misadventure claims
expert opinion
 
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opposing predictions of probability for and against claimant’s claim
external force or resistance, application of see accidents
 

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