Work Insurance Compensation

Work Insurance Compensation

This insurance covers the liability of an employer to pay compensation to their employees who may have suffered work-related injuries, occupational illnesses or diseases in accordance to the Work Injury Compensation Act (WICA).

Work Injury Compensation insurance is compulsory for all employees doing manual work, as well as all employees earning $1,600 or less a month.

What can be claimed under WICA?

  • Medical expenses
  • Lump sum compensation for death of permanent incapacity
  • Medical leave wages

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