There are a number of ways that you may be able to make an insurance claim are withdraw funds from your superannuation.
Most superannuation policies have ‘total and permanent disablement’ insurance or income protection. You may be entitled to receive either or both of these benefits, and you may be able to claim these benefits from multiple different funds.
Additionally, you may be able to access the funds already in your superannuation account due to financial hardship or if you need assistance covering costs of medical treatment.
Dealing with the superannuation funds can be a minefield as each fund has its own policies – call us to speak to one of our knowledgeable lawyers about the entitlements you might not even know you have.