In the event that an insured person became unemployed, he/she will be entitled to the unemployment benefits under the following circumstances:
– For unemployment resulted from termination of employment or laid-off, the insured person will receive 50% of wages for not more than 180 days within 1 year calculated on the basis of maximum contributions of Baht 15,000.
– For unemployment resulted from voluntary resignation, the insured person will receive 30% of wages up to 90 days within 1 year calculated on the basis of maximum amount of contributions but not more than Baht 15,000. If in the duration of 1 year there was more than 1 application for the unemployment benefits, the counting of the unemployment benefit receiving period in total shall not exceed 180 days; hence, the compensation benefit for loss of income shall be paid on monthly installment basis by crediting to the Bank Account as notified by the Insured.
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