What your travel insurance covers
Below are examples of loss situations involving travel insurance. We describe the situation and whether the loss is generally covered by travel insurance. Please note that we handle every claim individually and the nature of the event may determine whether we can pay compensation.
Does travel insurance cover: Cases of illness at the travel destination
Brian has departed for a two-week beach holiday in Thailand with his family. The first week is spent leisurely, but as the second week rolls on, Brian begins to feel strange symptoms. Feverish and nauseated, Brian seeks treatment at a local doctor. Over the day, his symptoms worsen and he is forced to spend the night under medication and supervision at the local hospital. Thanks to the treatment, Brian’s condition improves and he is able to continue the trip. The doctor prescribes Brian medication to prevent further symptoms.