Permanent Disability Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Permanent Disability, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Permanent Disability?

The lifetime disability of the person to perform his/her normal work or activities either physically or mentally. Usually an on-job accidents leading to permanent disability are compansated after evaluation of the degree of disability once the condition is normal. The disability compansation are monetary and its rated from 1-100% where 100% is full disability with full compansation value. The ratings are given on the basis of the age, type of disability etc.