ITIJ features

ITIJ 192, January 2017

 Making sure travel is accessible for those with a disability is vital, says Mandy Langfield, and it is up to the insurance industry to make sure that they can travel with the peace of mind that they have the right cover in place.

ITIJ 192, January 2017

Lucie Wood looks at some of the benefits and pitfalls involved in the complex practice of subrogation. How well is this practice working for travel and health insurers at present?

ITIJ 191, December 2016

With corporations and institutions in all sectors amassing big data, Tatum Anderson looks at how insurers and medical providers are avoiding information overload and are instead making clever use of their accumulated facts and figures.

ITIJ 191, December 2016

Mandy Langfield considers the problems travellers with chronic diseases face, and explores the moves the travel insurance industry has made to respond.

ITIJ 190, November 2016

Building co-operation between assistance companies and cost containment providers has far-reaching benefits for the wider travel insurance industry. Mark Rands gives his insights.

ITIJ 190, November 2016

Ignorance is no defence for travellers who fall foul of local customs and laws against behaviour that they may assume is as acceptable abroad as it is in their home country, as Robin Gauldie (politely) reports

ITIJ 190, November 2016

Travel insurers are slowly coming round to social media, but without an audience eager to interact with them, how and why should insurers be using such platforms to attract customers? Anthony Rawlins scrolls through the newsfeed looking for answers.

ITIJ 189, October 2016, Cost Containment Review

Jason C. Davis explores the associated risks and opportunities of the emerging transparent cash economy for the travel insurance market.

ITIJ 189, October 2016

Robin Gauldie finds out how the insurance industry might adapt to best protect those booking travel and accommodation via these increasingly popular sharing economy.

ITIJ 189, October 2016

Anthony Harrington explores the challenges of writing medical cover for the Asia market, how these are being met, and what products are emerging to meet travel and health insurance needs in this region.

ITIJ 187, August 2016

An increasing number of brands market travel insurance specifically to female travellers. Tatum Anderson investigates the thinking behind this strategy and asks whether such policies are meeting a real need.

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