TN 18 (05-22)

RS 02002.020 Coverage Rule for Crews of Ships and Aircraft - under the U.S. - Australian Agreement

A. Coverage rule for crews of ships or aircraft

A person employed on a ship or aircraft who would otherwise have coverage under the laws of both the United States (U.S.) and Australia will have coverage only in the country where he or she resides. A special exception will be necessary if a crew member who would otherwise have dual coverage does not reside in either country.

 

B. References

  • RS 01901.030 Employment Within the United States

  • RS 01901.050 Employment Outside the United States for an American Employer

  • RS 01901.070 Coverage Outside the United States for a Foreign Affiliate or Subsidiary of an American Employer

  • RS 01901.150 Employment on American Vessels and American Aircraft

  • RS 01901.170 Employment on Foreign Vessels or Foreign Aircraft

  • RS 01901.450 Coverage under International Totalization Agreements

  • RS 02002.035 Special Exceptions to the Coverage Rules under the Australian Agreement


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RS 02002.020 - Coverage Rule for Crews of Ships and Aircraft - under the U.S. - Australian Agreement - 05/09/2022
Batch run: 05/09/2022
Rev:05/09/2022