Assistance with funeral costs.
Those responsible for paying funeral costs. Unless otherwise proven, these are:
The deceased person, whose death causes the right to entitlement.
When affiliated or in a situation assimilated to inscription with the Social Security or in receipt of benefits as a result of a temporary disability, risk during pregnancy, risk while breast-feeding, maternity or paternity or in the case of pensioners with a permanent disability or contributory retirement.
Applying for a Death Grant
The documents listed on the application form.
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Acknowledgement of the right to the pension is the responsibility of the National Social Security Institute, or the Social Marine Institute, for seafarers. When death is due to a work-related injury, by the Mutual Society Partnering with Social Security.
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The entitlement to the death grant expires after 5 years.