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.

Will travel insurance cover the additional costs I incurred to rebook?

Travel insurance may cover the additional costs incurred to book new flights, however it depends on the policy ...

March 2019

Am I covered by travel insurance to cancel my trip if my WOW Air flight was canceled?

Travelers with Financial Default coverage within their policy can be reimbursed for canceled flights, as long as they meet their policy’s requirements ...

March 2019

Am I covered by travel insurance if the airline canceled my flight on a Boeing 737 Max 8?

As the situation stands right now, travel insurance policies likely will not provide coverage for the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max 8 planes ...

March 2019

Will travel insurance cover me to cancel my flight because I don’t want to fly on a Boeing 737 Max 8?

Unfortunately, standard policies do not provide coverage for travelers choosing to change or cancel their trip due to fear or concerns about the aircraft ...

March 2019

Does the France Christmas market attack qualify for Terrorism coverage?

The attack at the Christmas market in Strasbourgh, France was declared an act of terrorism, and may be covered by travel insurance ...

December 2018

Can Trip Cancellation cover me to cancel my trip due to the Paris riots?

Unfortunately, most travel insurance policies likely will not provide Trip Cancellation coverage for the Paris riots ...

December 2018

Can Non-Medical Evacuation cover me if there is unrest due to riots?

The Non-Medical Evacuation benefit may provide coverage if there is civil or political unrest within the country you are traveling ...

December 2018

Can I still buy travel insurance for Hurricane Michael?

As of October 7, 2018, it is too late to buy a travel insurance policy with coverage for Hurricane Michael ...

October 2018

What if I don’t want to take my upcoming trip to the Gulf Coast because the beaches are ruined?

Choosing not to travel because your trip won’t be as fun as you had hoped is never covered by standard travel insurance policies ...

October 2018