Importance of Travel Insurance and Travel Services Coverage

 

Travel Medical Assistance

  • Emergency medical evacuation transportation assistance
  • Physician/hospital/dental/vision referrals
  • Repatriation of mortal remains
  • Return travel arrangements
  • Emergency prescription replacement
  • Dispatch of doctor or specialist
  • Medical evacuation quote
  • In-patient and out-patient medical case management
  • Qualified liaison for relaying medical information to family members
  • Arrangements of visitor to bedside of hospitalized insured
  • Eyeglasses and corrective lens replacement assistance
  • Medical payment arrangements
  • Medical cost containment/expense recovery and overseas investigation
  • Medical bill audits
  • Shipment of medical records
  • Medical equipment rental/replacement

    Worldwide Travel Assistance
    • Lost baggage search; stolen luggage replacement assistance
    • Lost passport/travel documents assistance
    • ATM locator
    • Emergency cash transfer assistance
    • Travel information including visa/passport requirements
    • Emergency telephone interpretation assistance
    • Urgent message relay to family, friends or business associates
    • Up-to-the-minute travel delay reports
    • Long-distance calling cards for worldwide telephoning
    • Inoculation information
    • Currency Conversion or purchase
    • Up-to-the-minute information on local medical advisories, epidemics, required immunizations and available preventive measures
    • Up-to-the-minute travel supplier strike information
    • Legal referrals/bail bond assistance
    • Worldwide public holiday information

      Personal Security Assistance

      IDENTITY THEFT:

      • Assist Identity theft victim by ordering and reviewing credit bureau records on their behalf
      • Investigate financial accounts where identity theft is suspected
      • Interact with law enforcement to pursue prosecution of criminals
      • Review account activity to identify any suspicious activities

Here are 10 common examples of what could go wrong.

  1. It's 10 p.m. and you and your group arrive at the airport for a connecting flight, only to find that your flight has been cancelled. Who can assist you with finding new flights to get everyone home?
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  2. Your bag was lost with your insulin inside. You need help to locate your bag as soon as possible and have your emergency prescription filled. Who do you call?
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  3. Your first visit to Europe, and your passport and wallet are stolen. Where do you turn for emergency cash, and how will you get your passport replaced?
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  4. You're involved in an accident and adequate medical treatment is not available. Who will help arrange and pay for a medical evacuation?
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  5. If your sister-in-law becomes seriously ill and you must cancel your trip, what happens to your non-refundable deposits or pre-payments?
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  6. You arrive on another continent and your luggage doesn't. If it's lost, who will help you find it? If it's delayed, who will pay for your necessities? If it's stolen, who will pay to replace it?
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  7. Your airline or tour operator goes bankrupt. Who will pay for your non-refundable expenses? Who will help get you to your destination?
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  8. You're walking down a street in a distant land and twist your ankle. Who can help you find an English-speaking physician?
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  9. Three weeks before your scheduled arrival, a terrorist incident occurs in the city to which you are planning to visit. Who will pay if you want to cancel your trip?
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  10. You are enjoying your trip, but you are forced to evacuate due to an approaching hurricane. Who will help you evacuate and who will reimburse your lost trip investment?

 


LiveTravel Emergency Assistance

  • Flight rebooking
  • Hotel rebooking
  • Rental vehicle booking
  • Emergency return travel arrangements
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Rental Vehicle Return
  • Guaranteed hotel check-in
  • Missed connections coordination

    Concierge Services
    • Restaurant referrals and reservations
    • Event Ticketing
    • Ground transportation coordination
    • Golf tee time reservations and referrals
    • Wireless device assistance
    • Latest worldwide weather and ski reports
    • Floral Services
    • Private air charter assistance
    • Cruise charter assistance
    • Latest sports scores
    • Find, wrap, and deliver one-of- a-kind gifts
    • Movie and theater information
    • Latest stock quotes
    • Special occasion reminders and gift ideas
    • Lottery results
    • Local activity recommendations

    MTAF views TravelGuard Comprehensive Plans as the best value for full coverage. All TG Comprehensive Plans include Assistance Services.

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