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All employees in the public and private sectors in Tanzania are covered and hence their employers required by Law to contribute to the Fund on behalf of their employees.
All employers are statutorily required to contribute to the Fund. Contributions are part of employers' cost and should not be deducted from salaries of employees.
There are many benefits offered by the Fund to the employees, these ranges from medical aid to funeral grants. Most of these are offered in terms of claims issued by the employees.
...the Government is contributing 0.5 percent of its employees gross salary to the Workers Compensation Fund. The funds will be used for compensation of employees in an event of occupational accident and diseases.
congrats to trustee board and director general of workers compensation fund (WCF) together with all WCF staff for reaching out the essential stakeholders before start processing the compensations to workers.
It should be clear to everyone that according to the governing law it is the employer who should contribute and not the employee.
Below are facts you need to know about Workers Compensation Fund (WCF), however you can contact or even visit us to get more info and learn more from our officials.
The Fund is responsible for compensating workers who suffer occupational injuries or contract occupational diseases arising out of and in the course of their employment. In case of death of workers, the Fund is responsible for compensating dependants as per set criteria.
All employees in the public and private sectors in Mainland Tanzania are covered and hence employers are required by Law to contribute to the Fund on behalf of their employees. click here to learn more about membership…
Claimer must be an employee of the institution/firm that he/she is claiming to work with, his/her employer must have contributed to WCF. For death compensation, claimer must be wife/husband/dependant of the deceased worker. After submitting the claim our officials will process it immediately, also WCF will engage doctors and other trained experts in analyzing the claim.
Claimer will get medical aid and compensation, and for death compensations dependants will get compensation depending on how the employer was contributing. Click here to learn more on benefits..
Claimer must fill the form attached with doctor/expert report, These are the doctors and experts that have been nominated by WCF and have undergone a special training on how to assess accidents and events for compensations.