The National Insurance Institute will help guide the family, starting from the first days following their loved one's death, providing assistance for burial fees and a grant following decease, through financial grants to be provided at different points in their lives, to funding of vocational rehabilitation for widows and widowers to assist them in earning a living.
Family members of someone who had work injury insurance and died as the result of a work injury, are entitled under certain conditions to receive a dependents' pension to help them with their daily expenses. If not approved for a dependents' pension, they may be entitled to an equity grant.
- Court Ruling: Widows who are recognized as remarried are not entitled to receive benefits as a dependent spouse of one who died in a work accident.
- Court Ruling: Waiters income is considered as income for the calculation of benefits for dependents
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- Original translation performed by The Shira Pransky Project as part of a grant from The Fellowship Fund.