When travelling abroad it is imperative that you safeguard yourself and your belongings with reliable travel insurance.
With some eye-watering financial implications if the worst should happen while abroad, it is vital that you secure travel cover that affords proper protection.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) cites some jaw-dropping cases of British nationals incurring huge medical expenses when they’ve fallen ill abroad. These include:
The FCO does not state whether these individuals had protected themselves with travel insurance before travelling abroad, but it does reiterate the need to remember that without insurance, no-one will help you pay these bills – it’s vitally important to find the right cover before you travel abroad.
Travel insurance does not just cover you for medical costs when you are abroad. It is also worth considering that a travel insurance policy is likely to include a variety of other benefits these could include:
You should also consider the nature of your trip and other aspects of cover you may need before you purchase your travel insurance.
At Towergate Health & Protection we recognise the importance of receiving good advice from experts who really understand the travel market.
This is why we have partnered with Travel Insurance 4 Medical to offer our clients, both old and new, access to specialist travel insurance.
With a wide range of policies available to suit your circumstances and your pocket we are confident that our friends at Travel Insurance 4 Medical can find you the right cover for your needs.