Zurich Malaysia’s general insurance and general takaful businesses have launched the COVID-19 Business Assistance Programme. The MYR2 million (SG$650,000) fund will provide complimentary coverage for COVID-19-related expenses for all eligible customers.
The move comes as companies restart operations and employees return to on-premises work. The programme will help cover the cost of unexpected COVID-19 expenses for businesses.
Under the programme, Zurich business customers can claim reimbursement of expenses for disinfection and COVID-19 testing if employees test positive for the virus.
In the event of an employee’s death due to COVID-19, the customer will receive MYR500 per employee. Each customer has