The death of a loved one is associated with grief and pain. At the same time, one is confronted with numerous formalities. The following information is intended to help you take the necessary steps with the Novartis Pension Funds.
The death of an associate must be reported to the line manager or the Human Resources department of Novartis.
Once notification has been received, the Novartis Pension Funds will be informed about the death of the associate. We will then contact you in writing and inform you of the next steps.
The pensions consultant of Novartis Pension Funds will be happy to inform you about the requirements for claiming entitlement.
The provisions of the law regarding pension payments are as follows.
- Spouse’s pension (where applicable also for divorced persons)
- Domestic partner’s pension
- Orphan’s pension
If an insured person dies before reaching the age of 65, a lump sum on death will be paid out to the beneficiary.