1. The Laws of New York
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  3. Workers' Compensation
  4. Article 3: Occupational Diseases

Section 44-A Liability of employer; silicosis or other dust diseases

Workers' Compensation (WKC)

The employer in whose employment an employee was last exposed to an injurious dust hazard shall be liable for the payments required by this chapter when disability or death of the employee shall be due to silicosis or other dust disease.