Making a claim
If someone has suffered an injury and believes they are entitled to compensation, they can submit a claim to PIAB. This can be done either using our online form or using print paper claim forms here.
During the COVID-19 emergency, we request that where at all possible people deal with us electronically, either by using:
The PIAB process involves a number of steps, commencing with filling out a claim application online or completing and sending a paper claim form to us by post along with a copy of your medical report and processing fee.
The fee for applications which use paper or email is €90. The fee for using the online form is €45.
This PIAB process also involves us notifying the respondent (the person or organisation who you are making a claim against, or their insurers).
PIAB may also arrange to have an independent medical examination carried out before making an assessment of your claim.
Have more queries? See our Frequently Asked Questions.