Head of the DPR Denis Pushilin signed Decree 478 of December 29, 2020 On Increasing the Amount of Monthly Insurance Payouts to Victims of Work-Related Accidents and Occupational Diseases, and to Members of Their Families.

In accordance with the decree, the amount of monthly insurance payouts shall increase by a factor of 1.20 beginning on January 1, 2021. The payouts shall be raised also by a factor of 1.20 beginning on July 1, 2021.

The document also sets the maximum amount of a monthly insurance payout that has been assigned and renewed, as well as increased in accordance with the decree, at the rate of five minimum basic wages. The amount of monthly insurance payouts assigned (renewed) previously shall not be subjected to reduction.

This decree shall enter into force beginning on January 1, 2021.