Terrorism and the French Elections

The first round of voting took place yesterday (Sunday 23 April) in France, with the final vote set to take place on 7 May. Less than 72 hours before the vote, Paris experienced an act of terrorism, which was speedily claimed by IS (Isis/ISIL) and which political commentators believe could influence the final election results. […]

Safe Journey Goes The Distance

What could 40 miles mean to you? Quite a lot if you have a Safe Journey terrorism travel insurance policy! You’ll spot lots of references to a 40-mile radius in our Policy Wording, and whenever we talk about cancellation and curtailment. The terms of Safe Journey cancellation cover (disinclination to travel) are that you’re covered […]

Claiming Responsibility

Three groups have now claimed responsibility for the bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund’s team bus on 11 April – most recently, a far-right group that opposes “multi-culturalism.” Prior to this claim, letters supposedly from IS (ISIL/IS/Islamic State) had been found, taking responsibility for the explosions, but authorities had been doubtful of their authenticity. A second […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 19 April 2017

Looking for extra peace of mind? Start with the latest travel safety information, and make sure you have appropriate travel insurance, including cover for acts of terrorism*. Here’s this week’s summary of advice and updates from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO): Country Date   Korea, DPR (North Korea) & South Korea 18-04-2017 14:26 […]

Safety Round-Up: 12/4/2017

Looking for extra peace of mind? Start with the latest travel safety information, and make sure you have appropriate travel insurance, including cover for disinclination to travel due to acts of terrorism*. The following are the latest notifications and updates from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).         Country Date   […]

Terrorism In Egypt

Suicide bombings took place in Egypt on Palm Sunday (9 April 2017) in which at least 44 people have been killed and at least 70 injured. The attacks targeted Coptic churches in Alexandria and Tanta. According to news sources, Islamic State (IS – also known as ISIS/ISIL/Daesh) has taken responsibility for the attacks. A previous […]

Family Holiday Safety

The Easter holidays are almost here… have you booked a getaway? Perhaps you will be visiting friends and family? 5% more people are choosing “staycations” due to economic pressure on the pound and fears of terrorism in Europe and further afield. Certainly, recent airport security concerns, in-flight electronics bans, and recent events in London would […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 04/04/2017

As always, we’re keeping a close watch on international travel alerts to help you make every journey safer. Here’s a summary of the latest advice and updates from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).   Country Date         Ecuador 03-04-2017 15:54 PM GMT There have been demonstrations across Ecuador following the […]

The Financial Impact of Terrorism

According to the Global Terrorism Index 2016, published by the Institute for Economics and Peace, the global spend on security is around 2% of the costs faced globally by the economic impact of terrorism. This has risen by more than 500% from US$17 billion in 2005 to US$90 billion in 2015. Forbes reported that travel […]

Crime vs. Terrorism

In the days since the 22 March attack on Westminster, a number of opinion pieces have been published, calling on the media to differentiate between crimes and acts of terrorism. The point is, to a large extent, that groups such as Isis (also known as ISIL/Daesh) should not be given publicity when a lone attacker […]

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  • Available for singles, couples and families and with no maximum age limit and no medical screening requirements.
  • For Business and Leisure travellers.
  • For UK, Channel Island and Isle of Man residents when travelling in the UK and abroad, when you have booked and pre-paid flights or accommodation.
  • Safe Journey covers up to £2000 per person for travel arrangements, if where you are staying is affected by terrorism and you want to return home.
  • Travel delays caused by acts of terrorism are covered.
  • Personal possessions including money and passports are protected whilst you travel against damage or loss as a result of acts of terrorism.
  • 24 hour (UK based) emergency assistance to help you after an act of terrorism.
  • Maximum excess per claim £100
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