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Last Updated: 06/19/17

On Monday, June 19, 2017, a car deliberately drove into a police van on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.

The Paris Car Attack and Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage related to the attack. This database is regularly updated by Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts with answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the situation develops. Information is subject to change at any time.

Questions? Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on hand to answer your questions about coverage for the Paris attack. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

If you are currently in Paris and affected by this incident, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

As of June 19, 2017, the Paris attack is no longer considered an unforeseen event. Any new travel insurance policies purchased after that point will not provide any coverage related to the attack.

This attack marks the second attack on the Champs-Elysees since April, when a shooter opened fire, killing a police officer and wounding others.