If you developed an injury or disability in your work place, you may be entitled to Industrial Injury Benefit. To claim this benefit you need to demonstrate that your illness or disability resulted from activities undertaken while you were either in work, or on an approved employment training scheme.
The diseases listed in the prescribed list of conditions are primarily linked to physical health conditions. However, claims have been made for this benefit when people have demonstrated they have Post Traumatic Stress Disorder linked to their experiences at work.
How to Claim
You can claim this benefit by printing and completing the claim form here
You can also call 0800 121 8379 to request a claim form is sent out.
Further information about this benefit can be found here: