Select Committee on Defence Memoranda


APPENDIX 1

ATTRIBUTABLE INJURY REMAINS IN SERVICE

  Member—Other Rank, age 30 at injury, 10 years service, normal discharge (ie not invalided out of Service)

  Injury—internal derangement of the knee—6-14%

  initial disability level under existing arrangement -leading to 20% at later date;

  - Tariff level 13 in proposed scheme.


Existing
Arrangements
Proposed
Arrangements



Triple A payment
£5,000
Guaranteed Income Stream p.a.Nil
War Gratuity £707
War Pension p.a.£1,246
Capitalised value of the above benefits (to nearest £1,000). If member subsequently qualifies £21,000£5,000



  None of the above benefits, except the Triple A payment, would become payable at the point of injury. The other benefits may become payable on leaving the Services.


 
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