Guide of EPS Four Major Insurances by Type

Casualty Insurance(purchased by foreign workers)
  • Mandatory purchaser
    • Foreign workers who entered Korea with non-professional employment visa(E-9)
  • Application period
    • Join the insurance within 15 days from the effective date of labor contract
  • Insurance premium
    • The amount announced by the Minister of Ministry of Labor in case of death or disease
  • Application procedure
    • Sign the Agreement at the Employment Training center and pay the fee (one time payment only for 3 years)
  • Report causes for payment claim
    • Employers shall submit Foreign Employment Workplace Change Application to Job Center under MOEL when foreign workers are deceased or injured.
  • Payment claim procedure
    • ① Apply for the payment claim to Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. in case of foreign workers' casualty accident(disease)
    • ② Apply for the payment claim to Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. in case of death with the reasons except for accident during work(① it is also possible for the bereaved family to directly apply)
  • Required document
    • 1 copy of claim application , 1 copy of passport or foreigners registration card, 1 copy of bank passbook(Proxy of attorney of named by the foreign worker or the bereaved, certificate of the bereaved, proving document of accident(death certificate or medical certificate of injury)