Travel Insurance

Holidays 2021: Travel insurance expert warns Brits ‘take huge’ risk by ignoring FCO advice | Travel News | Travel

Holidays have been a contentious topic throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Although the government has long warned against travel, many Britons have decided to jet-set anyway. By travelling when the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office advises against it is a risky business indeed.

Analysis of the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) November International Air Passenger Traffic data has revealed a whopping 1,439,268 travellers may have travelled abroad uninsured during the UK’s second national lockdown in November 2020.

If one looks at July, August and September, too, over three million Britons may have been uninsured during November and these summer months, according to

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Arch RoamRight Introduces New Product Upgrade and Online Tool to Help Travel Advisors Responding to COVID-19


Arch RoamRight has introduced a COVID-19 response designed to help travel advisors better react to changing travel restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This response from Arch RoamRight features the introduction of the new Platinum Upgrade, which increases benefit limits of key coverages to meet certain destination requirements and includes access to up-to-date information on risks, requirements and restrictions in popular international destinations from risk assessment provider WorldAware.

“We heard the concerns that many of our travel providers were facing and felt it was important for us to supply our travel advisors

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Fairfirst offers travel insurance with Covid-19 cover

Fairfirst Insurance offers a redefined travel insurance in the new normal by covering expenses arising from Covid-19.

Fairfirst Travel Insurance ensures that not only do customers get to experience their adventures again, but they get to travel with a plan exclusively designed to cover expenses against risks arising from Covid-19.

Fairfirst Travel Insurance offers the below benefits which can be purchased from the safety and comfort of the customers’ homes via the company’s website

Commenting on this enhancement, Priyantha Perera Chief Technical Officer, Fairfirst states, “As the world has evolved to live in the new normal, we as

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What Should You Expect From 24-Hour Assistance In Travel Insurance? | Personal-finance

AIG Travel plans, for example, include a range of services in addition to emergency medical assistance, such as worldwide travel assistance, security assistance and concierge services.

It’s important to note that benefits do differ by policy and many providers offer additional services as well, says Barto. For example, a travel insurer’s assistance service may be able to help with lost luggage or lost travel documents.

Look for Other Benefits

One component of travel is navigating an unfamiliar destination, and during an emergency this can be especially daunting and emotional for travelers.

Allianz Travel plans, for example, have a team of

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