Worker's compensation insurance
A workers' compensation insurance is a mandatory insurance in Denmark for companies with employees. It provides compensation in the event of an accident or illness during or as a result of work.
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Workers' compensation ensures the continuity of your business.
Workers' compensation insurance gives all employees a comprehensive insurance cover at work and quick access to care.
What is Danish Workers' compensation insurance?
Danish law states that all employees must be covered by occupational injury insurance i.e. the workers' compensation insurance. Workers' compensation insurance is mandatory and covers all employees including full-time and part-time employees.
The mandatory workers' compensation is governed by the Employment Accidents Insurance Act, and provides cover for all employees and compensation is paid, for injuries resulting from an accident at work or an occupational disease.
What does workers' compensation cover?
Workers' compensation covers occupational injuries and occupational diseases, meaning the insurance covers accidents that have occurred at work or on the way to or from work, as well as occupational diseases caused by work.