Suspend / reactivate the accident risk in my basic insurance

Has your professional situation changed and you need to adapt your accident coverage accordingly? Contact us to add or remove the accident risk from your basic health insurance.

Add or remove the accident risk online

Our online form allows you to request to add or remove the accident risk from your basic coverage, with just one click.

Add or remove

Frequently asked questions

Accident coverage is compulsory in Switzerland and is included in the compulsory health insurance (LAMal/KVG). People who work more than eight hours a week and who are subject to compulsory accident insurance by their employer in accordance with the LAA/UVG (law on accident insurance) can request that their health insurer suspend this risk.

Yes. Accident coverage must be included in your compulsory health insurance because your employer no longer covers you for this risk. To include accident risk in your compulsory insurance, send us an online request.


No, persons receiving unemployment benefits are compulsorily insured against accidents by the unemployment fund at SUVA. In order to suspend accident cover from the basic health insurance, please send us a written request. We will suspend your accident insurance according to your period of entitlement to benefits decided by the unemployment fund. 

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