Squaremouth informs travelers about events that are expected to have a major impact on travel. This is not a comprehensive list of all worldwide events.

Am I covered if an airline or train strike forces me to cancel my trip?

Yes, most travel insurance policies can cover travelers who are forced to cancel their trip due to an airline strike ...

April 2018

Can I cancel my upcoming trip because of a wildfire?

You could be covered to cancel your trip because of a wildfire, as long as you bought your policy before the fire started ...

October 2017

When can I buy travel insurance to cover a wildfire?

You can buy travel insurance with cancellation coverage for wildfires up until the day before your departure date ...

October 2017

Am I covered if I have to evacuate because of a wildfire?

Non-Medical Evacuation provides transportation from a place of danger to a place of safety during a natural disaster ...

October 2017

When can I buy travel insurance to cover an earthquake?

You can buy travel insurance with coverage for earthquakes up until the day before your departure date ...

September 2017

What types of natural disasters are covered by travel insurance?

Travel insurance can cover unforeseen natural disasters that prevent a traveler from taking their trip ...

September 2017

When can I buy travel insurance to cover a tropical storm or hurricane?

You can buy travel insurance with coverage for a tropical storm or hurricane up until the day before your departure date, as long as the storm ...

July 2017

Does a storm have to become a hurricane to be covered by travel insurance?

No, a storm does not need to develop into a hurricane to be covered by the Hurricane & Weather benefit ...

July 2017

Does the Hurricane & Weather benefit cover tropical storms?

Yes, losses related to tropical storms can be covered by the Hurricane & Weather benefit ...

July 2017