Public Automobile Insurance Plan

In the Event of a Death in a Traffic Accident

If you have lost a loved one in a traffic accident, the SAAQ will help you file a claim for the benefits to which you may be entitled.

What you should know

Québec's public automobile insurance plan provides for payment of death benefits and a lump-sum payment for funeral expenses to the loved ones of a person who died in a traffic accident.

The SAAQ and all our personnel offer you our sincerest condolences. At this trying time, rest assured that we will do everything possible to assist you in filing a claim for compensation.

Last update: May 17, 2022