Announcement For 2011 On Payment Of The Costs Of Transportation, Etc.. For Medical Treatment Sought By The Workers Compensation Board Or Appeals Board

Original Language Title: Announcement for 2011 on payment of the costs of transportation, etc.. for medical treatment sought by the Workers Compensation Board or Appeals Board

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Announcement for 2011 on payment of the costs of transportation, etc.. for medical treatment sought by the Workers Compensation Board or Appeals Board Pursuant to section 38 paragraph two. 5, the Workers ' Compensation Act, cf. Consolidated Act No. 848 of 7 September 2009, provides: § 1. The injured person is entitled two reimbursement of expenses in connection with medical examination and medical treatment, etc. Under the Act. § 38, under the rules of this Order. § 2. Travel expenses for medical examination, etc. That are not requested by the Workers Compensation Board or Appeals Board, may also be due, upon request, when there is information that the Workers Compensation Board or Appeals Board itself would have sought two clarify the industrial injury. Common rules § 3. In cases of accident paid the cost of the insurance company. In cases of occupational diseases paid the cost of the Labour Market Occupational Diseases. PCS. 2. Insurance companies can decide whether the conditions for paying the expenses according to § 38 paragraph. 2 and paragraph. 3, available, without sending the case two injuries see. However paragraph. 3 pieces. 3. Can the insurance company does not take a position in accordance with paragraph. 2, or the victim is not satisfied with the insurer's decision referred. Paragraphs. 2, the insurance company must send the case to the National Board with a request for a decision. At the same time inform the insurer the injured on the position. Travel expenses section 4. The injured person can get paid travel expenses for the medical examination, etc., Where the injured person's duty two contribute to the inquiry. § 5. The injured person may upon proof get paid the costs of public transport (trains 2nd class or bus) or car. If the injured person uses their own car, provided us $ 2.00 per kilometre, see. The Ministry of Finance, Personnel Authority's circular of 30 June 2000 concerning the business agreement with later adjustments. PCS. 2. The injured person may upon proof Get Paid cost of taxi or special medical evacuation, if that for health reasons can not use public transport or car. Meals and accommodation, etc. § 6. The injured person may upon proof reasonable expenses get paid for meals, etc., if applicable because of the survey, etc.. will be away from his home for more than 5 hours. PCS. 2. The injured person may upon proof get paid expenses for necessary overnight outside the home in the form of per diem allowances and grants for accommodation at the hotel, see. The Ministry of Finance, Personnel Authority's circular of 30 June 2000 concerning the business agreement with later adjustments. PCS. 3. The above is payable at the following rates: 1) Time Money: 16.25 us $ 2) Per diem: 390.00 kr 3) Accommodation in the metropolitan area: 800.00 us $ 4) Accommodation in Aarhus: 800.00 us $ 5) Overnight in the rest of the country: DKK 850.00 Paragraph. 4. The injured person can also get per diem allowances during hospitalization for observation at a hospital or similar institution. This does not apply during sick stay otherwise. Loss of earnings section 7. The injured person is entitled two receive payment for documented loss of earnings through absence from work in order to least 2 hours because of medical examination, etc. PCS. 2. The injured person may have a maximum amount per hour of 243.24 DKK, corresponding to the maximum annual salary according to § 24 paragraph. 5, the Workers ' Compensation Act divided by the normal working hours. § 8. Injured voluntarily insured can obtain an amount per hour of $ 173.82. Paragraph. 2. Towards documentation can be paid a higher amount per hour, with a maximum in section 7, paragraph. 2, mentioned amount. The claim must be submitted within 4 weeks from notification for payment in accordance with paragraph. 1. section 9. Payment of expenses in accordance with section 38 happens after the rates at the time of examination. Entry into force article 10. This Order shall enter into force on 6 January 2011 and with effect from 1 January 2011. Injuries, January 4, 2011 Anne Lind Madsen/Tor Fairy Münter