Residual Disability

The amount of compensation gets considerably high only if GIROJ (General Insurance Rating Organization Japan) qualifies you've got residual disability by an automobile accident. Learn how to apply for a particular benefit for residual disability in Japan.

  • 17/04/2020
  • 19/04/2020

Lost productive years

Lost productive years are the term your income decreases due to the residual disability left by a traffic accident. For the determination of the amount of compensation, it's needed to expect how many years your income will decrease due to the residual disability. The lost productive years often become a problem in compensation for traffic accident victims, because there is no definite standard for the determination.

  • 21/11/2019
  • 20/04/2020

Medical Certificate of Residual Disability

When you apply for special compensation for your residual disability left by a traffic accident, it's necessary to submit the Medical Certificate of Residual Disability with GIROJ. It can be only issued by doctors.

  • 20/11/2019
  • 20/04/2020

How can I get 12th grade of Residual Disability?

Many traffic accident victims in Japan having nervous symptoms struggle to get CALI's 12th-grade compensation for residual disability. In order to get the 12th-grade, victims have to submit objective evidence proving your symptoms are obstinate.

  • 03/11/2019
  • 26/06/2020

A Formal Objection to GIROJ's decision

If you are not satisfied with the GIROJ's decision with your residual disability, you can submit a Formal Objection with them and make GIROJ reconsider their decision.

  • 02/10/2019
  • 26/03/2020

Merits of claiming special compensation by yourself

CALI's compensation drastically increases if you are left with residual disability in a traffic accident. In most of the cases, at-fault driver's insurance companies apply for CALI's compensation for residual disability on behalf of you. However, it's better to apply for it by victims themselves so that they can increase the possibility to get higher compensation.

  • 28/08/2019
  • 31/10/2019

Four critical requirements for the entitlement of residual disability

If you want to get compensation benefits for your residual disability triggered by an automobile accident, your symptom has to be on the table of the grade of residual disability issued by CALI. Also, your disability has to meet four requirements specified in this article.

  • 27/08/2019
  • 26/03/2020

How to apply for the entitlement of residual disability

If your auto-injury doesn't heal even you have treated it for a long time, consider applying for special compensation for residual disability. There are two ways of application: doing it yourself or letting an insurance company do it. We recommend the former way, and you can find why in this article.

  • 25/08/2019
  • 31/10/2019

What is Residual Disability left by a traffic accident?

If you get official acknowledgment that you are left with residual disability in a traffic accident, the amount of compensation you legally deserve incredibly gets higher. We explain who gives you the acknowledgment and when to apply for the acknowledgment.