39. A worker who has stopped working retains all the benefits relating to his employment before his work stoppage, subject to the first and second paragraphs of section 36.
The second and third paragraphs of section 38 apply, with the necessary modifications, to a worker who has stopped working.
A worker retains the benefits contemplated in this section for only one year following the date of the work stoppage, unless his working conditions do not conform to the standards established for the contaminant concerned.
1979, c. 63, s. 39; 1985, c. 6, s. 526.