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National Insurance and Coronavirus/COVID-19

National Insurance and Coronavirus/COVID-19

3/17/2020 2:11:22 PM
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Press Statement -Sickness (Quarantined)
The National Insurance Act & Regulations provides for the payment of Sickness Benefit when a worker is quarantined - i.e., when he is “required to abstain from work because he is under observation by reason of being a carrier, or his having been in contact with a case of an infectious disease” (B&A Reg. 31[2]).
Press Statement - Sickness
Press Statement - Sickness
3/24/2020 11:43:55 AM
The National Insurance Act & Regulations provides for the payment of Sickness Benefit when a worker is rendered (temporarily) “incapable of work as a result of a specified disease or physical or mental disablement...”
Covid-19 Online and Electronic Services
Over the next few weeks, NIB will be suspending all face to face transactions, with the exception of cheque collection and contribution cheque payments....
Office Hours - New Providence
Office Hours - New Providence
3/24/2020 1:00:00 AM
The public is advised that all NIB offices in New Providence will open at 9:00 a.m.
Early Office Closure Family Island Offices
The public is advised that all local offices in Grand Bahama and the Family Islands....
THE GOVERNMENT UNEMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE FOR COVID-19 (GOV-UEA - TOURISM PACKAGE)
The Government of The Bahamas, in collaboration with the National Insurance Board (NIB), is responding to bring financial support to self-employed Bahamians in the tourism sector whose income sources have been disrupted by COVID-19.