Employees Compensation and Doctrine of Notional Extension, What SC held

Employees Compensation and Doctrine of Notional Extension, What SC held

The Supreme Court has held that when a driver who has to remain with the bus for twenty-four hours due to the nature of his duty, dies after falling from the roof of the bus, it is death arising during the course of employment. Consequently, such a deceased person is entitled to compensation under the Employees Compensation Act, 1923 (Act).

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