31.0181 Where obtained-Employer to pay.

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The insurance may be obtained from any insurance carrier licensed to do business in the territory of American Samoa. The cost of the insurance is computed on the basis of the type of work or service to be performed and an estimate of the total annual payroll. The total cost of the insurance must be borne by the employer. The law prohibits any portion of the cost to be collected from or paid by the employees.

History: Contractors Lic. Bd. Workmen’s Compensation Act, eff 12 Feb 73, (part).