Merchant Seamen Compensation Act
Marginal note:Medical examination
27 (1) A seaman who claims compensation, or to whom compensation is payable under this Act, shall, if so required by his employer, submit himself for examination by a duly qualified medical practitioner provided by the employer and shall, if so required by the Board, submit himself for examination by a medical referee.
Marginal note:In accordance with Act
(2) A seaman is not required at the request of his employer to submit himself for examination otherwise than in accordance with this Act.
Marginal note:Costs paid by employer
(3) The cost of any examination made pursuant to subsection (1) and the cost of any reference under section 28 shall be paid by the employer.
- R.S., c. M-11, s. 26
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