category: Terrorism

Travel Safety Round-Up: 11/12/2017

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) issued dozens of notifications over the past week relating to the current situation in the Middle East and North Africa – you’ll find a summary of these alerts in today’s safety round-up. If you are travelling to the region, be sure to check news and updates for your […]

Terrorism: The Economic Impact

Terrorism cost the world US$84 billion – that’s approximately £62.38 billion – In 2016, according to the recently published Global Terrorism Index (GTI).   This is a decrease of 7% compared to 2015 – the second year in which the economic impact of terrorism has decreased since a high of $104 billion (£77.25 billion) in […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 4/12/2017

Make every journey safer, starting with key information so you can make informed decisions – such as this weekly summary of advice and updates issued by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).  If you’re concerned about terrorism affecting your travel plans, you can top up your travel insurance to cover terrorism – including disinclination […]

Turkey vs. Egypt – Which Is Safer?

A tragic attack on a Sufi mosque in Bir al-Abed (North Sinai) on Friday 24 November, carried out by a team of 25-30 armed men, has been called the region’s deadliest to date, with more than 300 people killed – including 27 children. Egypt has declared three days of mourning, and our thoughts are with […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 27/11/2017

  The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) sends out daily updates and notifications, providing advice and information about travel safety around the world. Each week, we put these together in a handy summary, to help you make those important travel decisions.      Country Date         Indonesia 27-11-2017 05:24 AM GMT […]

Total Terrorism Is Decreasing, But More Countries Are Being Affected

The latest Global Terrorism Index (GTI) – one of the most carefully researched reports on terrorism currently available – was published on 15 November by the Institute for Economics and Peace. These annual reports provide excellent insights into terrorism trends, international developments, and safety, and this report shows a continued shift in the nature of […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 20/11/2017

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. This week’s summary of advice and updates from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) includes health, security, and terrorism notifications, as well as changes to terrorism threat levels […]

Sharm-el-Sheikh: What Has Changed?

31 October marked exactly two years since the bombing of flight KGL9268, which killed all 224 people on board when it crashed over the northern Sinai desert. When the flight took off from Sharm-el-Sheikh, the popular resort town was a hub of economic prosperity in Egypt, but it was soon to become a ‘ghost town’ […]

Travel Safety Round-Up: 13/11/2017

Do you have travel plans coming up? Make your journey safer by checking the latest updates from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) for notifications of potential delays or hazards, as well as travel advice. Our summary covers the past week’s notifications.  If you’re concerned about terrorism affecting your travel plans, you can top […]

Talking to Children About Terrorism

If your children are old enough to watch the news or use the internet, they will certainly have heard about terrorism and they may be frightened or confused. It’s not an easy topic but it’s important to talk to our kids openly and honestly about terrorism so that they feel comfortable asking questions, understand the […]

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  • Travel insurance that covers disinclination to travel if your destination is affected by terrorism before you travel.
  • Safe Journey provides comprehensive travel insurance just for acts of terrorism.
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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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