More than 2,500 people, many of them tourists, have been evacuated from camping sites in Argeles-sur-Mer in the south of France, due to sudden forest fires.
A hotel in downtown Atlanta in the US has closed after three cases of Legionnaires’ disease were confirmed there and rabies has hit Disney World’s Epcot park
Silicon Valley, US-based travel insurtech VisitorsCoverage has reported a significant increase in the number of Indian customers using its online portal to search for travel insurance policies.
According to employee benefits provider Unum, which supports ill or injured employees in their recovery and safe return to work, 2018 saw more people using its return to work support for mental health issues than any other condition.
ITIJ extends its congratulations to UK-based AllClear Travel this week as it takes home the Personal Lines Broker of the Year Award from the British Insurance Awards
The Financial Conduct Authority in the UK has launched a two-month consultation on proposals to help travellers with pre-existing medical conditions find travel insurance products via ‘signposting’.
Voyager Insurance Services in the UK announced recently that it has been awarded five-star ratings for its Single Trip and Annual Multi-Trip travel insurance policies by Fairer Finance.
The Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed the first case of Ebola in Goma on the Rwanda border.
It has been reported that an IT glitch caused an outage across passport control machines at airports in Australia earlier today, leading to delays and long queues at immigration control.