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About application reception desk of asbestos (asbestos) health hazard relief system

Last update date March 11, 2019

Summary of relief payment

"Law about relief of health hazard with asbestos" to provide person who received health hazard with asbestos and the bereaved with relief payment such as medical expenses was enforced on March 27, 2006 to plan quick relief of health hazard with asbestos. Afterwards, "law to revise a part of the law about relief of health hazard with asbestos" takes effect on December 1, 2008, and a part of the fundamental law is revised. In addition, fundamental law enforcement order is revised on July 1, 2010, and "the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction" and "diffuse pleura thickening with remarkable breathing dysfunction" will be added to designated illness.
For the bereaved of which is caused by mesothelioma and lung cancer, the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction which are not compensated for by the workmen's comp methods by inhaling asbestos by these laws and ordinances, which can receive health hazard of diffuse pleura thickening with remarkable breathing dysfunction, and is undergoing medical treatment, these illness, and died, medical expenses or accident compensation in case of death of an employee are paid. Incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance system carries out the next duties based on fundamental law.

  1. Duties to authorize that it is designated illness with asbestos (we met)
  2. Supply duties of relief payment
  3. The collection duties of money of contribution necessary for relief payment
    (money of special contribution from special business owner corresponding to requirements such as asbestos consumption)

Acceptance duties in Motoichi

In each ward Health and Welfare Center Health and Welfare Division Health Promotion Section, we perform acceptance duties of application affecting asbestos health hazard relief system and bill.
Business contents are as follows.

  1. Distribution such as application, bill
  2. Reception desks (acceptance day in Motoichi becomes submission day to incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism.) such as written application, bill
  3. susumitatsu (we send reception desk documents to incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance system) of reception desk documents

Illness that is targeted for relief system

  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer
  • The asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction
  • Diffuse pleura thickening with remarkable breathing dysfunction

Type of payment

Payment to (person undergoing medical treatment) splattered on for designated illness

  • Medical expenses
  • Medical treatment allowance

Payment when medical treatment average died of designated illness after the authorization of relief system

  • Accident compensation in case of death of an employee
  • Medical expenses of non-supply
  • Relief payment adjustment gold

Payment (in the case of lung cancer with mesothelioma, asbestos) when we died by designated illness before having application of relief system

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee (when we die before March 26, 2006)
  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee (when we die after March 27, 2006)

Payment (in the case of the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction and diffuse pleura thickening) when we died by designated illness before having application of relief system

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee (when died before June 30, 2010)
  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee (when died after July 1, 2010)

For more information about type of payment, please see homepage of incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism.

About application, request to affect relief payment system

About certification application

When medical treatment average receives relief payment having designated illness, it is necessary to receive authorization of having suffered from designated illness by inhaling asbestos from incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism. Documents necessary for certification application are as follows.

  • Authorized application
  • Documents (copying of resident certificate, certificate of partial family register of application, family register items mentioned certificate) which the items mentioned of family register can identify
  • Material (medical certificate of doctor, X-rays image, CT image, pathology organization diagnosis report, cytology report, asbestos measurement debrief report) which can prove that we suffer from designated illness
  • In the case of the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction and diffuse pleura thickening, breathing function test result report, report about the asbestos nobaku dew and the asbestos baku dew are materials which they can confirm

"Asbestos health hazard medical care notebook" is issued to authorized person. Payment of medical expenses (copayment) affecting designated illness is exempted by showing our notebook with medical institutions.

About supply, request for medical expenses (copayment)

About medical expenses (copayment) which paid in treatment of authorization illness between before grant of asbestos health hazard medical care notebook being done by day (※) which started medical treatment, we can request. Documents necessary for request for medical expenses are as follows.

  • Medical expenses bill
  • Certificates such as consultation

※We say day when we received medical care such as medical examination, the dosage of drug only after being assigned to designated illness recognized as day when we started medical treatment. We can still request medical expenses (day when payment of medical treatment prescribed in employee health insurance method Article 63 Paragraph 1 was started.) retroactively to day three years ago from day when certification application was done.

About request for medical treatment allowance

We took expenses required for care by expenses accompanied with going to hospital of other than medical expenses containing, close relatives in everyday life into consideration, and are paid fixed amount as unit in month. When you perform certification application, please submit medical treatment medical treatment bill in conjunction with certification application documents. Documents necessary for request for medical treatment allowance are as follows.

  • Medical treatment medical treatment bill

About request for accident compensation in case of death of an employee

When it was authorized and dies for designated illness, we can request accident compensation in case of death of an employee. Documents necessary for request for accident compensation in case of death of an employee are as follows.

  • Accident compensation in case of death of an employee bill
  • Documents which prove that we died by the death date of authorized person and designated illness
  • Documents which prove that it is authorized person performing funeral

About request for relief payment adjustment gold

When authorized person and medical expenses which the bereaved were provided with and net total of medical expenses do not reach for 2.8 million yen, we can request for balance as money of relief payment adjustment. Documents necessary for request for relief payment adjustment gold are as follows.

  • Relief payment adjustment gold bill
  • Documents which prove that we died by the death date of authorized person and designated illness
  • Certificate of family register which proves demanded and social position relations of authorized person
  • Documents (copy including de-vote of all the resident certificate or copying of tag of family register) which can prove that it was recognized as requested and shared living at the time of the death

About request by the bereaved of person who died for designated illness before March 27, 2006 [mesothelioma and lung cancer]

And, having mesothelioma or lung cancer, money of bereaved condolence can request accident compensation in case of death of an employee from the bereaved of person who died before March 27, 2006 (the enforcement day of asbestos health hazard help) in particular particularly by inhaling asbestos. During period when we can request, it is (from the law enforcement day 16 years) until March 27, 2020. Money of bereaved condolence and documents necessary for request for special accident compensation in case of death of an employee are as follows especially.

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee bill (for the dead before enforcement)
  • Copying of death certificate which we submitted to municipality, written consent of incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism seeing the death certificate of a post mortem examination or medical record that can prove that we died by designated illness
  • Material (medical certificate of doctor, chest radiograph image becoming grounds of diagnosis, the chest CT image, asbestos result of a measurement report) which proves that asbestos depends on cause in the case of lung cancer
  • Certificate of family register which proves demanded and social position relations of person who died
  • Requested and documents (copying of resident certificate of all the households including *josha or copying of tag of family register) which can prove that we died and shared living at the time of the death

About request by the bereaved of person (non-application dead) who died for designated illness before March 27, 2006 [mesothelioma and lung cancer]

And, having mesothelioma or lung cancer, money of bereaved condolence can request accident compensation in case of death of an employee from the bereaved of person who died after March 27, 2006 (the enforcement day of asbestos health hazard help) in particular particularly by inhaling asbestos. Period when we can request is 15 years after we die for designated illness. But we die by December 1, 2008 (the revised law enforcement day) and can request (from the revised law enforcement day 15 years) until December 1, 2023. Money of bereaved condolence and documents necessary for request for special accident compensation in case of death of an employee are as follows especially.

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee bill (for non-application dead)
  • Documents which prove that we died by the death date of person who died and designated illness
  • Material (medical certificate of doctor, chest radiograph image, the chest CT image, pathology organization diagnosis report, cytology report, asbestos result of a measurement report) which can prove that we suffer from designated illness
  • Certificate of family register which proves demanded and social position relations of person who died
  • Requested and documents (copying of resident certificate of all the households including *josha or copying of tag of family register) which can prove that we died and shared living at the time of the death

About request by the bereaved of person (the dead before enforcement) who died for designated illness before July 1, 2010 [the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction and diffuse pleura thickening]

And, having diffuse l pleura thickening with asbestos pulmonary or remarkable breathing dysfunction with remarkable breathing dysfunction, money of bereaved condolence can request accident compensation in case of death of an employee from the bereaved of which died before (the enforcement day of revised cabinet ordinance) on July 1, 2010 in particular particularly by inhaling asbestos. During period when we can request, it is (from the revised cabinet ordinance enforcement day 16 years) until July 1, 2026. Money of bereaved condolence and documents necessary for request for special accident compensation in case of death of an employee are as follows especially.

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee bill (for the dead before enforcement)
  • Copying of death certificate which we submitted to municipality, written consent of incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism seeing the death certificate of a post mortem examination or medical record that can prove that we died by designated illness
  • Certificate of family register which proves demanded and social position relations of person who died
  • Requested and documents (copying of resident certificate of all the households including *josha or copying of tag of family register) which can prove that we died and shared living at the time of the death

About request by the bereaved of person (non-application dead) who died for designated illness after July 1, 2010 [the asbestos lungs with remarkable breathing dysfunction and diffuse l pleura thickening]

And, having diffuse l pleura thickening with asbestos pulmonary or remarkable breathing dysfunction with remarkable breathing dysfunction, money of bereaved condolence can request accident compensation in case of death of an employee from the bereaved of which died after (the enforcement day of revised cabinet ordinance) on July 1, 2010 in particular particularly by inhaling asbestos. Period when we can request is 15 years after we die for designated illness. Money of bereaved condolence and documents necessary for request for special accident compensation in case of death of an employee are as follows especially.

  • Money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee bill (for non-application dead)
  • Documents (copying of death certificate) which prove that we died by designated illness on the death date of person who died
  • Report and information which can confirm the asbestos baku dew about asbestos nobaku dew
  • Material (medical certificate of doctor, chest radiograph image becoming grounds of diagnosis, the chest CT image, asbestos result of a measurement report) which can prove that we suffered from designated illness
  • Certificate of family register which proves demanded and social position relations of person who died
  • Requested and documents (copying of resident certificate of all the households including *josha or copying of tag of family register) which can prove that we died and shared living at the time of the death

For more information about necessary documents affecting each application and request, please refer to homepage of incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism.

Main precaution on the occasion of application

About case made certification application

  1. Payment of medical expenses , medical treatment allowance is applied from the medical treatment start date (but we assume three years ago limit from application).
  2. As person who has engaged in duties to handle asbestos may apply for workmen's accident, please consult with the Labor Standards Inspection Office nearby.

About the demanded case money of special bereaved condolence, special accident compensation in case of death of an employee

  1. Time limit when we can request varies according to illness that became the cause that we died and time when we died.
  2. About the bereaved requesting, priority is set beforehand. (spouse>Child>Parents>Grandchild>Grandparents>Siblings)
  3. As we may apply for workmen's accident when we died and have engaged in duties to handle asbestos, please consult with the Labor Standards Inspection Office of neighborhood.

Application method

  • We bring documents necessary for each application or mail to incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance system.
  • We bring documents necessary for each application in Health and Welfare Center of each ward.

Downloading of application and bill

We can download from homepage of incorporated administrative agency environment reproduction maintenance mechanism.

Reference about relief payment system and application

〒212-8554
1310, Omiyacho, Saiwai-ku, Kawasaki-shi myuza Kawasaki central tower 9F
Telephone 0120-389-931 (toll free number)
Reception hours 9:30-17:30 [except Saturday and Sunday, celebration, year-end and New Year 12/29-1/3]

Reference about reception desk

  • Health and Social Welfare Bureau health business section pollution health charge (Phone: 045-671-2493)
  • Each ward Health and Welfare Center Health and Welfare Division Health Promotion Section

Link to asbestos health hazard relief system related information

Inquiry to this page

Health and Social Welfare Bureau health security department health business section

Telephone: 045-671-2451

Telephone: 045-671-2451

Fax: 045-663-4469

E-Mail address [email protected]

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