International business travellers have been given access to the world's first electronic 'guardian angel', thanks to Nomadz, a new Blackberry application developed by Zurich Financial Services Group, as part of the Zurich HelpPoint service
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Australian online travel insurance provider Travel Insurance Direct has introduced free mp3 language guides to help Australian holidaymakers have a better holiday when they travel overseas.
Healix International has introduced its new Travel Oracle website, which provides business managers with a tool for managing their employees travel activities.
Tinytotsaway has launched a new travel insurance policy specifically designed to cater for families holidaying abroad with young children. The annual, multi-trip policy features two levels of cover (standard or premium) for European and worldwide destinations and covers children for free, including no excesses on children's illness or injury claims.
Following in the footsteps of several other travel insurance providers, Access America has announced changes to its Cancel Anytime policy, raising reimbursement for trip cancellation due to job loss from 80 per cent to 100 per cent of the cost of the trip.