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Work Injury Compensation (WIC) Insurance

The Work Injury Compensation (WIC) Insurance is only applicable to full-time undergraduates for SIT conferred degree programmes on university approved work attachments.

Please note that the Policy Period applies from 15 May 2018 to 31 August 2019.

All eligible students are covered with the benefits under the Work Injury Compensation Act (Chapter 354).

Work Injury Compensation Claims Procedure

1. Students are to submit completed Work Injury Compensation claim form and Verification of Employment form to SIT Student Life within 1 month from the date of accident.

2. After SIT has verified and signed the documents, students are required to submit the following documents to Howden within 6 months from date of accident:

  • Original duly completed Work Injury Compensation claim form (student’s bank account must be clearly written)
  • Copies of salary record from the start of work prior to the month of accident (if wages are payable)
  • Inpatient Discharge Summary / Doctor’s memo
  • Original medical certificates (if wages are payable)
  • Original medical bills

3. ​Upon receipt of the claim documents, Howden will liaise directly with the student to request for further information, if necessary.

4. Upon receipt of the complete set of claim documents, the insurer will effect claim reimbursements directly to the Student’s bank account within 30 days. GST will be reimbursed for all medical expenses. Student will be informed of the disbursement (together with a copy of the computation) by email.


Please submit all your documents to :

Howden Insurance Brokers (Singapore) Pte Limited

61 Robinson Road #07-01 Robinson Centre Singapore 068893

WIC insurance is managed by Howden Insurance Brokers (Singapore) Pte Limited.

If you need assistance locally, please call Howden during office hours (9am – 6pm). Contact: Cassandra Chen  65103730 / Carol Phua 65103777

If you require urgent assistance when overseas, please call Alex Salikin at +65 6507 3843 / +65 9695 5007 (for emergencies only)

Cassandra Chen

Email: CChen@sg.howdengroup.com

Carol Phua

Email: CPhua@sg.howdengroup.com

Alex Salikin

Email: AlexSalikin@msfirstcapital.com.sg

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