Accident insurance (employees’ private life)

KBC Commercial Employee Insurance

Accident insurance (employees’ private life)

KBC Commercial Employee Insurance

Why you should go for private-life accident insurance for your employees

If your employee attends a business lunch after work or has a lunch appointment with friends who also happen to be business partners, where do you draw the line if they have an accident? In some cases, they will be covered under the industrial accident insurance – but this is certainly not always the case. 

Some of your employees may have a hard time determining whether the activities they engage in are part of their personal or their professional life and therefore need to be insured 24 hours a day. But your other employees certainly also benefit from our private-life accident insurance policy. All your employees can then be secure in the knowledge that they are insured against any accidents they become involved in.

Who is insured?

You can offer this additional protection to all employees in your company.

What is insured?

This insurance covers accidents in the insured's private lives. So, accidents to which the industrial accident legislation is applicable continue to be insured under industrial accident insurance. Specifically, we provide cover for the following:

The costs of medical care after an accident.

Compensation if an employee is temporarily unable to work.
Compensation if an employee is left permanently unable to work following an accident.
Compensation when others have to provide assistance.

Compensation for the employee’s family if the employee dies: funeral expenses; life-long annuity for the spouse and children.

What is NOT insured?

Ongevallenverzekering privéleven werknemers

The main exclusions are:

  • Profitable sports, including the required training
  • A number of competitive sports such as combat sports, motorised sports, skiing, skeleton and bobsleigh
  • Wilful acts or serious misconduct such as drunkenness.

What you need to know

  • Accident insurance in employees' private lives based on the industrial accidents legislation is accident insurance forming part of our KBC Commercial Employee Insurance Cover.
  • This product is governed by the laws of Belgium.
  • Your intermediary is your first point of contact for any complaints you may have. If no agreement can be reached, please contact KBC Complaints Management: Brusselsesteenweg 100, 3000 Leuven – E-mail: complaints@kbc.be – Tel.: tel. 0800 62 084 (free of charge) or + 32 78 15 20 45 (charges apply) – Fax: + 32 16 86 30 38. If you cannot find a suitable solution, you can contact the Belgian insurance industry's ombudsman service: Ombudsman van de Verzekeringen, de Meeûssquare 35, 1000 Brussels – E-mail: info@ombudsman.as – Website: www.ombudsman.as.
  • This does not affect your legal rights.

For a quote, please contact your KBC insurance intermediary.

KBC Insurance NV – Professor Roger Van Overstraetenplein 2 – 3000 Leuven – Belgium.
VAT No. BE 0403.552.563 – RLP Leuven – IBAN BE43 7300 0420 0601 – BIC KREDBEBB
Company licensed for all insurance classes under code 0014 (Royal Decree of 4 July 1979, Belgian Official Gazette of 14 July 1979) by the National Bank of Belgium, de Berlaimontlaan 14, 1000 Brussels, Belgium.
Member of the KBC Group

For a concise description of the cover, the main exclusions and other useful information, please refer to the product fact sheet.

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