Travel Guard offers free storm assistance

As Tropical Storm Isaac continues on its path through the Gulf of Mexico, Travel Guard North America has announced it will provide emergency travel and medical assistance services free to all Canadian and US travellers and their families affected by the storm. Travel Guard’s free services offer travellers emergency travel assistance such as flight rebooking, hotel booking, emergency cash co-ordination and message relay, as well as emergency medical assistance including referrals, access to air ambulance and medical providers and more. Travellers seeking Travel Guard’s assistance services can reach the company directly by calling 1-866-644-6811. Travel Guard’s assistance service centres have access to the most current information regarding airline flight schedules, can act as emergency travel counsellors and are prepared to help travellers with alternative travel solutions. (