ESIC ; Enhancement in limit from 10,000/- to 15,000/- Esi Inspector will be known as " Social Security Officer", Apprentices and trainees will also be covered, Age limit of dependants has been increased from 18 years to 25 years, A new section 51-E (Notional extension of premises) has been introduced, means an insured person while communting from residence to premises and vice-a-versa shall be deemed to be in the course of employment for the purpose of benefits under the act.
PF; Enhancement in claim under EDLI from 60,000/- t0 1,00000/-, Also introduction of SMS facility for updation on withdrawl, challan(s) returns etc....
Gratuity; Enhancement from 3.5 lak to 10 Lak
Workmen Compensation act ; has been re-named as :Employees compensation act: and enhacment for calcualtion of claim from 4,000 to 8,000
23rd August 2010 From India, Delhi