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Travel insurance

Timetric’s latest report focuses on the UK travel insurance and assistance industry

Seniors Discounts, the largest age-specific discount platform in the UK, has released the results of its recent travel insurance survey, in which 1,230 respondents highlighted ageist pricing for travel insurance

Travel matters

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) recently surveyed more than 500 business travellers in the United States and identified the top setbacks, disruptions and concerns travellers encounter while on the road.

On the move

Aon Hewitt, Aon plc’s global talent, retirement and health business, has announced some organisational changes at Aon Hewitt Consulting in India.

Company brief

In a move that will affect the landscape of the travel insurance market, UK-based Collinson Group has announced the launch of two new brands to market.

Health matters

Chinese scientists have offered a stark warning that toxic air pollution in the country, which is starting to take the form of a dense smog, is so extreme that it resembles a nuclear winter, and that it will slow down photosynthesis in plants, potentially devastating China’s food supplies.

IPMI

Aon Hewitt recently released new research highlighting the fact that employees who perceive that the organisations for which they work have a strong culture of health are generally happier, suffer from less stress and are more likely to take control of their own wellbeing than employees in other organisations.

Insurance matters

Spanish health insurers consider it ‘a very negative measure’ that damages insurance companies who treat millions of people ‘now the public sector has financial problems’ with healthcare delivery

 
 

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