The Employees State Insurance scheme or ESI scheme provides care during sickness, maternity, disability and death caused by work injuries.
Another important change is the eligibility of reappointed agents to receive renewal commission.
The matter had assumed significance after the Balasore train mishap which claimed 296 lives and left over 900 injured.
After the mother's death, the insurance amount of Rs 2 lakh, was transferred to the account of Rajbahadur, the eldest son, a few days ago.
The PIL also sought the court’s direction to the authorities for mandatory wearing of helmet on all types of electric motorcycles and scooters.
In December 2017, a pickup driven by one Aiyappa rammed Achal, who was riding a bike, on the Madikeri-Virajpet road. Achal suffered serious injuries and succumbed to his death.
Farmers face huge obstacles in raising working capital, credit and insurance. But despite this, India had emerged as a major exporter of shrimp to the US and China.
Hospital expenses of up to Rs 1 lakh will be reimbursed and benefits are applicable in case of “accident on duty and off duty”, but only for active workers. They can apply within 1 year of incident.
On the flip side, drivers who are implicated in traffic offences and severe crimes on the road will face substantially higher premiums.
The industry performance was impacted by a disappointing monthly performance by Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) as it reported the steepest fall in premium.
IRDAI is also working closely with the Insurance Council and the National Health Authority to onboard more hospitals onto the National Health Exchange.
The court also concurred with the fixation of compensation amount by the tribunal and said it is ‘reasonable.’
As per the regulations set by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), insurance companies are required to maintain surplus capital to cover potential claims.
Out of 50 lakh agricultural households in the state, only 10-11 lakh farmers usually enrolled under the scheme and the area coverage was also not encouraging.
The health department constituted a six-member committee to improve the Chief Minister’s Comprehensive Health Insurance scheme (CMCHIS).
Under the National Health Mission, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare felicitates hospitals that maintain standard quality in labour wards and operation theatres.
The government refuted claims that patients earlier shown as ‘died' continued to avail treatment under the Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY health insurance scheme.
Employee health insurance policy provides coverage not only for employees but also to their family, depending on the chosen plan
The cumbersome documentation process has been blamed for the government’s failure to settle the claim under the PMMSY scheme.
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