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

How much!?
23 August 2019

We bring you statistics from over-50s travel insurance provider Staysure, revealing some of the most expensive countries in which to have the misfortune of requiring medical treatment.

A woman with a broken ankle receives her medical bill
21 August 2019

Some alarming figures from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) have highlighted the staggering cost of medical treatment that UK travellers accrue when abroad.

Surfing in a tranquil holiday destination, protected by travel insurance.
20 August 2019

A new study from the US Travel Insurance Association suggests that consumers in the US are spending as much as $4 billion on travel insurance annually.

Mount Everest
15 August 2019

New laws and regulations seeking to protect climbers who want to attempt Mount Everest have been proposed.

A traveller consults a doctor for medical advice
13 August 2019

In a move that seems most counterintuitive, it appears that a large number of tourists have been seeking medical advice from their hotel receptions rather than their insurance providers while travelling abroad.

Man using smartphone
12 August 2019

AllClear has found that people seeking travel insurance while travelling with pre-existing medical conditions are still being underserved by parts of the insurance industry and there remains more to be done.

Woman on a cruise ship
12 August 2019

New data from travel insurance comparison site Compare travel insurance, has found that 82 per cent of Australians are unsure whether they are covered by Medicare when on a cruise in domestic waters.

travel insurance
09 August 2019

Market research firm YouGov has released its latest whitepaper, which provides an in-depth look at how different groups of Americans approach insurance, and how providers can utilise this information to maximise sales and retention.

awards trophy
08 August 2019

Now in its sixth year running, we once again welcome the annual results of the Mozo Experts Choice Awards – recognising those who provide the very best of travel insurance to Australia.

front covers
05 August 2019

The August issues of ITIJ and IHHR out in print and digital format

Brexit - deal or no deal
01 August 2019

Travel Insurance Explained has released advice on Brexit-related travel insurance concerns following the election of Boris Johnson to UK Prime Minister