What does the VR Sick Pay fund do for you?

  • Sickness per diem payments after the expiration of sickness rights (80% of wages) for up to 210 days (or 7 months).
  • Accident benefits are not paid if benefits are received from elsewhere due to statutory liability insurance (due to accidents which can be traced to motorized vehicles).
  • Sickness per diem payments due to alcohol treatment (80% of wages).
  • Per diem payments due to sickness of children under the age of 18 years (80% of wages) for up to 270 days (or 9 months payments due to a serious sickness of a spouse (80% of wages) for up to 90 days.
  • Grant due to in vitro fertilization / artificial insemination and adoption, 200.000 IKR maximum.
  • Accident- and disability benefits due to children’s accidents up to the age of 18 years.
  • Children’s death benefits up to the age of 18 years.
  • Disability benefits due to an accident during leisure time, approximately 20 million IKR.
  • Death benefits (example: surviving spouse with 3 children younger than 18 years old would receive 2.800.000 IKR).
  • Grants due to travel costs.