Benefit for Risk During Pregnancy
The economic benefit is intended to cover the loss of income that occurs, during a period of suspension of the work contract due to risk during pregnancy, if the worker is required to change her job or activity for another that is compatible with her condition and this is technically or objectively impossible or cannot be required for justifiable reasons.
Workers who are employed by another person or are self-employed whose work contract has been suspended or who are interrupting their professional activities because of risk during pregnancy, and who fulfil these requirements:
An award equivalent to 100% of the corresponding regulating base, which is the base for benefits given for TD due to professional contingencies.
When payment is made, the amounts for Social Security contributions and withholdings for IRPF will be deducted.
The entitlement to the benefit comes into effect on the day of suspension of the employment contract or authorised leave due to risk during pregnancy. The benefit will be paid for the time required to safeguard the health of the pregnant worker and/or unborn child and will end on the day before the start of maternity leave or returning to work.
The entitlement expires for:
Cancellation / Suspension:
The documents needed to prove identity and the circumstances that determine the right.
Where to process it:
The management and payment of the benefit are the responsibility of the Provincial Directorate of the managing Body (INSS or ISM) , in the province where the interested party lives, or theSocial Security Mutual Society partner , depending on which Body covers the worker's professional risks.
The provincial Director of the managing Body in the province where the interested party resides will issue an expressdecision and notify the interested party within 30 days.
The entitlement to the benefit expires 5 years from the day after the date of the triggering event, notwithstanding the fact that the effects came into force within the 3 months prior to the application date .
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- Application for medical certification and benefit
- Check the status of a requested report
- Digital certificates
- European Health Card
- Family Benefits Application
- Health Card Beneficiaries Registration/De-Registration
- ISM App in your pocket
- Online/phone Notifications
- Rectification of employment history report
- Register of Attorneys
- Social Security Offices
- What is happening with my benefit?
- Working Calendar
- Your employment history report