General information about benefits
Sickness benefit is a benefit which is paid on the basis of a certificate of incapacity to work to an insured person, who is temporary leave from work. The sickness benefit can apply in the case of falling ill, work accident, traffic accident, or domestic injury.
Carer’s allowance: A benefit which is paid to the insured person, who has an ailing child or family member.
Maternity benefit: A benefit which is payed to the insured woman on pregnancy or maternity leave.
Adoption benefit: A benefit which is paid to the insured person on the adoption of a child under 10 years of age.
More information about the benefit of temporary incapacity to work can be found here.