Whether taking a break from your job or temporarily unemployed: With interim accident insurance from AXA you can extend your accident insurance under the Federal Act on Accident Insurance (UVG) by up to six months.
During unpaid leave from a job or in case of termination you can take out interim accident insurance for a maximum of 6 months. This is only possible within the 31-day temporary extended coverage period following your former employment.
If your employment relationship changes, due to termination without immediate re-employment, or because your working week drops below 8 hours, mandatory accident protection against non-occupational accidents ends. With interim accident insurance you can extend this by up to six months. This is recommended if you remain unemployed for longer than 31 days or are planning a longer period of unpaid leave.
Under the following circumstances, interim accident insurance is recommended: