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36.4.3 Implications of dependency

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Compensation payments may be made under the SRCA in respect of persons who are dependent on an injured or deceased client. The following provisions establish an entitlement:

  • S17(3): lump sum compensation for the death of a client to certain persons who were wholly dependent on the client at the time of death
  • S17(4): lump sum compensation for the death of a client to certain persons who were partly dependent on the client at the time of death
  • S7(5): weekly compensation for the death of a client to prescribed children who were wholly or mainly dependent on the client at the time of death
  • S9(8): increased minimum earnings for the purpose of weekly incapacity payments where prescribed persons are wholly or mainly dependent on the client
  • S9(9): increased minimum earnings for the purpose of weekly incapacity payments where prescribed children are wholly or mainly dependent on the client.