Socso chief: Alarming rise in accident death payouts


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  • Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019

BUTTERWORTH: A total of RM315.96mil was paid out in compensation to commuting accident victims for five months this year, said Social Security Organisation (Socso) chief executive officer Datuk Seri Dr Mohammed Azman Aziz Mohammed.

The payment was given out to victims involved in 15,713 road accidents, with 290 deaths recorded from January to May this year.

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