Employees State Insurance, a scheme by Government of India is a social security tailored to address the health and socio-economic protection of the employee. Every company beholding manpower strength of 10 employees is mandated to register for ESI. ESI returns are to be filed in a half yearly basis.
Employee State Insurance (ESI) is a social security and insurance scheme in India for workers and employees. It is governed by Employee State Insurance Act, 1948. It provides medical facilities to workers and their dependents in contingencies like sickness, disablement, maternity, death due to accidents in workplace etc. It also provide cash benefit in certain contingencies and maternity benefit in case of women employees