Both benefits are linked together. It is made payable to a person who is injured whilst on duty. It can be paid depending on the percentage of the injury or at the full standard rate.
Injured whilst on duty
The person is paid injury benefit for a period of 130 days. Thereafter the Social Security medical board recommends whether the individual will benefit with the full injury benefit or a percentage which is partial disablement.
• Proof of employment ( letter as evidence that the person was in employment or self-employed)
• Valid ID card
• Valid Sick leave/ Medical Certificate ( original)