Criminal injuries - general information

If you have been injured as a result of a criminal act, you may be entitled to compensation.

For you to be entitled to make a claim the following should be noted: 

  • The incident must have been reported to the police immediately after the injury occurred (except in special cases such as abuse cases which may have occurred over a considerable period of time).
  • The incident causing the injury must have happened within the last 2 years.
  • Medical attention for the injury must have received from a medical expert which must be documented in medical records.
  • The injury must be unprovoked.