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Travel insurance

Top industry-specific travel insurance trends and analysis from around the globe, plus the latest international headlines on issues directly affecting the industry.

17 August 2018

The Nepalese Government is attempting to crack down on insurance fraud schemes perpetrated by powerful brokers in trekking and mountaineering in the country, which sees insurers put out of pocket for fake helicopter rescues and hospital treatments.

The Global Business Travel Association has forecast seven-per-cent growth in global business travel spend for the rest of 2018.
16 August 2018

The Global Business Travel Association has forecast seven-per-cent growth in global business travel spend for the rest of 2018.

14 August 2018

UK comparison site Compare Cover has found that younger travellers aged between 18 and 24 are taking risks when travelling abroad.

10 August 2018

UK travel insurers paid out around £3.9 million a week for the medical treatment of Brits abroad last year – the highest amount for six years.

09 August 2018

Australian comparison site Mozo has revealed the winners of its Mozo Experts Choice Awards’ Best Travel Insurance categories.

01 August 2018

The crackdown on holiday sickness claims fraud is moving in a positive direction.

01 August 2018

In this month’s ITIJ, we ask what role travellers, insurers and healthcare providers alike can play in curbing the spread of infectious diseases common to travellers, particularly in the context of growing antimicrobial resistance; we explore how cover for terror-related events has devel

30 July 2018

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Lombok on the morning of 29 July

25 July 2018

Co-op Insurance has found that one in six UK holidaymakers do not buy their holiday insurance until the day of or day before they depart for their trip.

24 July 2018

A popular tourist destination in Greece has been engulfed in wildfires, with at least 80 people confirmed dead, while around 150 have been injured.

19 July 2018

New research from UK insurer Aviva has found that half of all UK holidaymakers do not purchase travel insurance when they book their holiday.

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