Travel Lawyer highlights black hole in Travel Insurance Cover

“In giving a presentation to the Diploma Travel Annual Conference last Saturday on the Gold Coast, Travel Lawyer, Anthony Cordato, highlighted the black hole that exists in Travel Insurance cover.’What we are talking about is that if a traveller visits certain high-risk countries, then they are not covered for medical and hospital expenses, medical evacuation, financial loss (including cancellation and trip disruption) and accidental death or total permanent disability’, Cordato says.’It’s like using a mobile phone when driving, as soon as you enter some areas, there is no coverage.’The black hole is the exclusion found in Travel Insurance policies that you did not follow advice in the mass media of a government or other official body’s warning against travel to a particular country or parts of a particular country.” Read more >>Source: eTravel Blackboard.

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