Compensation procedure

Matters related to accidents at work and occupational diseases are processed by insurance institutions.

The following figure shows the principal participants in the process of researching and settling cases of accidents at work or occupational diseases.

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The legal provisions to be followed in the settlement of claims are those of the Administrative Procedure Act and the special provisions of the Employment Accidents Act. This section contains information on how insurance institutions process compensation matters, how decisions are made and how a decision can be appealed.

Modified 04.12.2015