The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
accident allowance is paid in accordance with the number of days spent
with a loss of your functioning capacity, medical certificates you have
submitted and the decision of the NII.
allowance will be paid for 90 days days at the most, as of the next day
of the accident. If your capacity to function is prejudiced for more
than 90 days, you must examine your entitelment to a general disablility pension.
The day on which you start receiving the accident allowance is determined according to occupation:
If you were injured overseas, you will be eligible for a payment only as of your returning day.
Please note, accident allowance is not paid for more than 90 calendar days (from Januray to December).