Zurich Canada is now offering customers Group Accident Insurance that combines customizable coverages with first-class support services for employees before, during and after their trips.
At a time when business travel is expected to increase after years of pandemic-related restrictions,... more ›
It’s hard to predict what the future holds at a time when anything can change in an instant and the travel industry remains in a fluid state.
But to get a sense of what’s in store for 2022, Travel Courier talked to a panel of travel industry professionals and tour operators and in this... more ›
June 28, 1935 - November 27, 2021
For many of us in the travel industry here in Canada, John McKenna and travel insurance were synonymous.
McKenna, an industry icon, passed away at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Nov. 27. He was 86.
Born in Montreal, McKenna began his professional career as a personnel administration... more ›
Porter Airlines has partnered with Allianz Global Assistance in a move that sees Allianz Global Assistance become the carrier’s new travel insurance provider, and offering its customers a variety of insurance products and options.
Kevin Jackson, executive vice president and chief... more ›
TuGo has announced that it has made further enhancements to its Traveller product to address COVID-19-specific concerns.
Brad Dance, Chief Customer Officer and THIA Past President, explained that: “TuGo has continued to listen to our customers and evolve our product offering to support... more ›
Offering Zero Change Fees, Free COVID-19 Medical Coverage On Most All-Inclusive Packages
Sunwing is making it easy for agents and customers to navigate the new world of travel with more flexibility, insurance options and relevant content than ever before.
The company is offering the ability for customers to change their plans anytime with no fees along with free COVID-19... more ›
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) is introducing Sandals Vacation Assurance, the industry’s most comprehensive vacation protection program featuring an industry-first guarantee of a free replacement vacation including airfare for guests impacted by COVID-19 related travel... more ›
The Spanish destination of Murcia will be front and centre at this year’s WTM London, promoting the fact that it is offering visitors free COVID-19 travel insurance.
From July 1, 2021, visitors to the Region of Murcia who stay in regulated tourist accommodation will be able to take... more ›
Orion Travel Insurance Highlights How Global Travel Will Be Different
Quarantine restrictions for fully vaccinated Canadians have been relaxed and many Canadians are eager to travel, however, Orion Travel Insurance reminds travellers, that a Level 3 Global Affairs travel advisory remains in effect, and Canadians need to understand the ongoing uncertainty... more ›
TuGo is advising that its Emergency Medical Insurance now covers vaccinated travellers, who are planning to travel abroad, for COVID-19.
Effective June 22, 2021, TuGo’s Emergency Medical Insurance includes coverage, up to the policy limit, for COVID-19 medical and related expenses if... more ›