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

Section 48 Diseases which are accidents

Workers' Compensation (WKC)

Nothing in this article shall affect the rights of an employee to recover compensation in respect to a disease to which this article does not apply if the disease is an accidental personal injury within the meaning of subdivision seven of section two of this chapter.