Disability pension

Regulations 4

The disability pension is paid every month until age 65 if you become ill or have an accident resulting in your ability to work as an engineer being reduced permanently with at least 2/3 before you reach age 65. The disability pension is taxed as personal income.

The disability pension is an optional cover, however, publicly employed members must have a disability pension accounting for at least 20 % of the retirement pension.

You can choose a disability pension of up to 80 % of your salary. On Min pension you can calculate the consequences of a possible change. 

A possible children’s pension become payable when you receive disability pension.

Regulations 3

The disability pension is paid every month until age 65 if you become ill or have an accident reducing your ability to work as an engineer permanently with at least 2/3. The disability pension is taxed as personal income and corresponds to the retirement pension at age 65.

Your children may be entitled to children’s pension when you receive disability pension.

When you receive disability pension, DIP maintains your pension covers. However, this does not apply to savings schemes as interest is paid until the time of payment.

If you have a life-threatening disease, a possible endowment policy can become payable.