Saudi Gazette report
Riyadh — The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (MHRSD) will soon announce a decision to link insurance provision to domestic labor contracts at a low cost.
Recruitment agencies inform beneficiaries of insurance coverage when entering into contractual agreements between employers and domestic workers.
Al-Rassed, a program aired on Al-Ekhbariya TV, said the personnel ministry was close to announcing a decision in this regard. Under the new rules, the rights and interests of both employers and workers are guaranteed. “If a domestic worker runs away, gets sick, dies, or does not want to complete the term of the labor contract, there is insurance that protects the rights of the recruiter, and the price is low and affordable for everyone. will be
Insurance coverage compensates employers for losses caused by domestic workers’ runaway. “Insurance is part of the contract and there is an insurance price available to everyone when contracting with a recruitment agency to obtain a domestic worker,” it said.
Insurance coverage for domestic workers is being finalized in collaboration with the Central Bank of Saudi Arabia (SAMA).
https://saudigazette.com.sa/article/624014/SAUDI-ARABIA/MHRSD-to-announce-soon-linking-insurance-to-domestic-work-contracts?ref=rss&format=simple&link=link MHRSD will soon announce the linking of insurance to domestic labor contracts.