Transactions of the Liverpool Engineering Society, Volume 20

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Page 103 - ... annual value of the several hereditaments rated thereunto; that is to "say, of the rent at which the same might reasonably be expected to " let from year to year free of all usual tenant's rates and taxes, and tithe " commutation rent-charge, if any, and deducting therefrom the " probable average annual cost of the repairs, insurance, and other "expenses, if any, necessary to maintain them in a state to command
Page 75 - means any premises on which any manual labour is exercised by way of trade, or for purposes of gain, in or incidental to the following purposes or any of them ; that is to say...
Page 64 - But, in truth, the mere relation of the master and the servant never can imply an obligation on the part of the master to take more care of the servant than he may reasonably be expected to do of himself.
Page 76 - Act shall apply only to employment by the undertakers as herein-after defined, on, or in, or about a railway, factory, mine, quarry, or engineering work, and to employment by the undertakers as hereinafter defined on, in, or about any building which exceeds thirty feet in height, and is either being constructed or repaired by means of a scaffolding, or being demolished, or on which machinery driven by steam, water, or other mechanical power, is being used for the purpose of the construction, repair,...
Page 67 - If in any employment to which this act applies personal injury by accident arising out of and in the course of the employment is caused to a workman...
Page 103 - ... rates and taxes, and tithe commutation rentcharge, if any, and deducting therefrom the probable average annual cost of the repairs, insurance, and other expenses, if any, necessary to maintain them in a state to command such rent...
Page 66 - The amount of compensation recoverable under this Act sha.1 not exceed such sum as may be found to be equivalent to the estimated earnings, during the three years preceding the injury, of a person in the same grade employed during those years in the l&e employment and in the district in which the workman is employed at the time of the injury.
Page 68 - Act shall be deducted from such sum, and if the period of the workman's employment by the said employer has been less than the said three years...
Page 70 - ... on the whole not less favourable to the general body of workmen and their dependants than the provisions of this Act, the employer may, until the certificate is revoked, contract with any of those workmen that the provisions of the scheme shall be...
Page 70 - ... as soon as practicable after the happening thereof and before the workman has voluntarily left the employment in which he was injured, and unless the claim for compensation with respect to such accident has been made within six months from the occurrence of the accident causing the injury...

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