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.

online learning
22 May 2019

The Travel Health Insurance Association (THiA) in Canada has created an online training resource accessible to travel insurance professionals and those interested in joining the industry, which will allow individuals to obtain industry-specific knowledge.

Holidaymakers - but are they insured.
22 May 2019

According to new research from ABTA, a notable proportion of British holidaymakers may travel uninsured when they head off overseas for their summer holiday this year.

pickpocket steals a woman's purse
21 May 2019

A survey conducted by MoneySuperMarket suggests that Brits are less likely to take out travel insurance for ‘staycations’ or trips to Europe than for long-haul travel.

Doctor and patient
15 May 2019

Comparetravelinsurance.com.au believes the travel insurance market has made great strides in reducing stigma attached to mental illness and advises travellers to always declare their pre-existing medical conditions, including mental illnesses.

Customer satisfaction
15 May 2019

The days of customers gritting their teeth and staying with a provider whose service they consider to be substandard are effectively behind us.

ITIC UK
14 May 2019

ITIJ provides a run-down of some of the highlights of last week's ITIC UK in Southampton. 

Luggage
09 May 2019

Good news – more US travellers are buying travel insurance coverage for their trips in 2019 than in 2018.

Sheremetyevo International Airport
05 May 2019

At least 41 people have died after a Russian passenger plane caught fire.

Canadian luggage ready for travel.
03 May 2019

The Canadian province of Ontario is to cut its basic out-of-country travel insurance programme.

Stressed woman looking at billl
02 May 2019

Measles continues to make headlines and travellers should ensure they are vaccinated.

A confused man
02 May 2019

InsureMyTrip has found that a worrying number of US travellers are not sufficiently clear on the parameters of their health insurance, and whether it would cover them on a trip outside the US.

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