What to Do in the Event of Death.

Indemnities in the Event of Death Following and Industrial Accident or Occupational disease

Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail

Applying for Reimbursement of Funeral Expenses and the Cost of Transporting the Body of a Deceased Worker following an Employment Injury

Any person who paid the funeral expenses and the cost of transporting the body of a worker who died as a result of an employment injury (see Definitions).

The following benefits apply in the case of deaths that occurred in 2017.

The following amounts are reimbursed:
 
  • funeral expenses: up to $5,178
  • the cost of transporting the body of the deceased worker: the actual cost of transporting the body from the place of death to the funerarium closest to the worker’s habitual residence, if he or she resided in Québec.

To apply for the reimbursement of funeral expenses or the cost of transporting the body of a worker who died as a result of an employment injury, send the vouchers (invoices and receipts) to the Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail by mail or by fax within the prescribed time limit.
 
Use the Nos bureaux online service (French only) to find the address of the office of the Commission that serves your region.
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