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What happened?

Work accident without visit to a doctor (minor accident)

Minor accidents are "accidents without visit to a doctor". An inability to work or a damage to/loss of a medical aid (visual aid, hearing aid, insulin pump etc. (acc. to § 31 SGB VII sec. 1 „Hilfsmittel“) is not expected. "Accidents without visit to a doctor" must be reported through the first-aid log form.

Such minor accident (e.g. minor cuts, etc.) may bring a severe disease (such as sepsis). In case of a relapse an Accident Insurance Physician Durchgangsarzt) must be consulted and an accident report must be filed.
 

Student Official Staff

Accident without visit to a doctor (minor accident)

Work accident/work inability/medical aid damage

A work accident is any accident of an insured individual related to insured acitivities, leading to a work inability or a loss of a medical aid (visual aid, hearing aid, insulin pump, etc. (acc. to § 31 SGB VII sec. 1 „Hilfsmittel“)).

 

Students Officials Staff

Work accident/work inability/medical aid damage

Commuting accident

A commuting accidents is any accident of an insured individual that occured on her/his way to the university and back home. Necessary detours are also covered by the insurance:

  • Taking children to a daycare.
  • Car pools.
  • Detours due to road maintenance.
  • Alternative safer route to the workplace and back home.

 

Students Officials Staff

Commuting accident

Competent (work) accident insurance

The statuory accident insurance for students and university staff is

Landesunfallkasse Niedersachsen
Am Mittelfelde 169
30519 Hannover
Phone +49 (0) 511 87 07-0
https://www.lukn.de/