Travel Insurance

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.

Enjoying a cruise holiday
11 February 2019

According to the results of the latest annual cruise survey by travel insurance comparison engine InsureMyTrip, falling ill or becoming injured was the top worry for cruise passengers in the US.

A snowy winter scene
11 February 2019

Allianz Travel Insurance has released some of its claims data for the 2018/2019 winter storm season as a warning to holidaymakers. 

Passports on a Union Jack
11 February 2019

According to Sainsbury's Bank Travel Insurance, 1.4 million British travellers have forgotten important documents before heading off on holiday.

traveller panoramic view
08 February 2019

The four most popular international destinations for US travellers who purchased travel insurance over the past year have been released, with Africa coming top.

Insurance policy
05 February 2019

Tifgroup has responded to allegations published in the 20th November 2018 issue of The Times (London) which were reported in the December 2018 issue of ITIJ.

ITIJ February 2019 issue out now
05 February 2019

In ITIJ’s February issue, we get the latest thinking from the global insurance and tourism industries on the challenges of implementing and maintaining mandatory travel cover schemes in various countries; we look at how raising consumer awareness around what travel insurance covers – and doesn’t

Ski jump panorama
04 February 2019

Comparison website GoCompare urges UK citizens planning a winter ski trip not to rely on their European Health Insurance Card to provide them with adequate medical cover.

Danger! an exclamation mark
31 January 2019

Healix International has published a new report identifying some of the major potential security risks faced by travelling employees in 2019.

A magnifying glass
30 January 2019

The travel insurance division of Generali Global Assistance has released its findings on last year’s travel and insurance trends.

Cutting the ribbon
29 January 2019

The International SOS Foundation launched its 2019 Global Duty of Care Awards yesterday.

An online chatbot
25 January 2019

Digital insurer FWD Singapore has created a virtual personal assistant for its travel insurance customers, called Faith.