1.1 This Part applies in relation to services referred to in section 4(1) of the Act.

1.2 The LSA will pay for the necessary and reasonable cost of prostheses, including recreational limbs, for a participant who has had an amputation as a result of the motor vehicle injury.

2.1 Services can only be prescribed by service providers accredited under the South Australian Amputee Limb Service, Artificial Limb Scheme (SAALS) or their interstate equivalent, who oversee the funding of limb prosthesis. This includes prosthetic prescriptions, clinic services and manufacturing of prosthetics and prosthesis services.

2.2 The LSA will pay for the necessary and reasonable costs of prostheses for participants with an amputation.

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