Accident Insurance

What is provided at a glance:

  • Prevention of accidents at work and of occupational diseases
  • Medical care at work
  • First aid care in the event of accidents at work
  • Treatment of accident victims
  • Rehabilitation
  • Payment of compensation to accident and occupational disease victims
The social accident insurance providers make these services available using suitable measures to their nearly 6 million insured members. If the event itself is not an occupational accident, victims will still have the protection of the social security system. Nearly all of Austria’s citizens are covered if they are involved in accidents outside work by the social health insurance and pension insurance systems.