What is Employees State Insurance (ESI)?
ESI is basically a benefit of medical treatment for the employees of an organisation which has more than 10 employees. The entity which has more than 10 employees must register themself under the ESI Act with the respective authority.
What are the benefits to employees covered under ESI ?
The Social Security benefits to employees who are covered under ESI are as follows:
– Medical benefits – treatment can be taken at ESI hospitals
– Sickness benefits
– Maternity benefits to female employees
– Disablement benefits
– Other benefits like Funeral expenses etc.
What happens if you have more than 10 employees but not registered under ESI?
Penal and Legal action will be taken on the employer.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to make you ESI-compliant.