BASIC (09-02)

RS 02002.020 Crews of Ships and Aircraft Rule under the Australian Agreement

A. POLICY

A person employed on a U.S. or Australian ship or aircraft who would otherwise be covered under the laws of both countries will be covered only by the country where he or she resides. A special exception will be necessary if a crew member who would otherwise be dually covered does not reside in either country.

B. REFERENCES

American vessel defined, RS 01901.150

Coverage for crews of ships or aircraft RS 01901.170

Special exceptions under the Australian agreement, RS 02002.035


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RS 02002.020 - Crews of Ships and Aircraft Rule under the Australian Agreement - 09/17/2002
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:09/17/2002