Events

SNEF Invitation: Briefing on the Main Features of the New Work Injury Compensation Act

Date 10 Oct 2019, Thu
Time 02:30pm to 05:00pm
Venue Grand Ballroom, Level 3, Orchard Hotel Singapore(442 Orchard Road, Singapore 238879)
Fee FREE (SNEF Member), $107.00(Non-Member) (Inclusive of 7% GST)
Status Complete

Programme Introduction

The Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF) and the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) are pleased to organise for our members a Briefing on the Main Features of the New Work Injury Compensation Act on Thu, 10 Oct 2019.

The Work Injury Compensation Bill was passed in Parliament on 3 Sep 2019. The new Work Injury Compensation Act (WICA) will take effect on 1 Sep 2020 and offers the following benefits for both employees and employers :

i. Faster and simpler claims processes for everyone ;
ii. Enhanced protections for employees ; and
iii. More certainty for employers

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) will be presenting on the main features of the new WICA.

All employers are urged to attend this important briefing.

Programme details

2:30pm

REGISTRATION / WELCOME COFFEE & TEA  

3:30pm

MAIN FEATURES OF THE NEW WICA

By Ms Quah Lilian, Senior Assistant Director (Occupational Safety and Health Unit), Workplace Policy and Strategy Division, MOM

4:00pm

QUESTION & ANSWER SESSION

Moderated By :

Mr Edwin Lye, Assistant Executive Director (Industrial Relations and Membership), SNEF

Panel Members :

Mr Silas Sng, Divisional Director, Occupational Safety and Health Division, MOM

Mr Christopher Koh, Director (Occupational Safety and Health Unit), Workplace Policy and Strategy Division, MOM

Ms Kee Ee Wah, Director (Work Injury Compensation Department, Occupational Safety and Health Division, MOM

5:00pm

END OF PROGRAMME

Programme is correct at time of print

Administrative Details

Please click here for the event registration form.                                                                                                      

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Admission shall be allowed only upon presentation of confirmation from SNEF.

The amount is inclusive of 7% GST and the seat confirmation is on first-come-first-serve basis. Payment has to be made before the date of the event.

For paying participants, we accept the following payment options:

Direct Bank Transfer

Cheque

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited, Main Branch

Bank Code : 7339

Branch Code : 695

Account Number: 256 461 001

Swift Code : OCBCSGSG

Please email to finance@snef.org.sg the details of the Invoice Number and date of transaction

Cheques should be crossed and made payable to “Singapore National Employers Federation

Please indicate your contact details, organisation and the event name on the reverse side of the cheque. Mail the cheque to the address indicated below.

 

If you have registered and unable to attend the event, please inform SNEF at least two days before the event, otherwise we will charge the non-member fee for your reservation. SNEF reserves the full right to cancel, refund or make adjustments to the event.

SNEF and SBF have engaged videography and / or photography services at this event. Images will be taken for publication, publicity or related use.