Permanent Disablement Benefit

Permanent disablement benefit

Employees who suffer from permanent disability due to employment injury can apply for this benefit. 

Rate of Permanent Disablement Benefit
The daily rate of Permanent Disablement Benefit is 90% of the employee’s average assumed daily wage, subject to a minimum of RM30.00 per day or a maximum of RM118.50 per day.

Claim Period
Claim must be made within 12 months from the last date of the temporary disablement.

Assessment and Payment
Assessment and Payment Claims will be referred to the Medical Board for permanent disability assessment

  • If the assessment does not exceed 20%, payment can be made in the form of lump sum
  • If the assessment exceeds 20%, the employee is given an option to commute 1/5 of daily rate of the benefit into a lump sum payment while the balance will be paid monthly for whole life




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