Squaremouth informs travelers about events that are expected to have a major impact on travel. This is not a comprehensive list of all worldwide events.

Last Updated: 04/20/17

On Thursday, April 20, 2017, a shooter opened fire in Paris’ Champs-Elysees district, killing a police officer and wounding others.

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

As of April 20, 2017, the Champs-Elysees shooting is no longer considered an unforeseen event. Any new travel insurance policies purchased after that point will not provide any coverage related to this event.

Please contact customer service for more information. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

Fact Sheets and Press Releases

  • Paris’ Champs-Elysees Shooting: Travel Insurance Coverage Pending Terrorism Declaration, says Squaremouth

    ST. PETERSBURG FL April 20, 2017 — On Thursday, April 20, 2017, a shooting in Paris’ famous Champs-Elysees district left one officer killed and two others injured. This is the most recent occurrence of suspected-terrorist attacks in popular European destinations.

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