Orlando Terrorist Attack – All Position Statements

Official position statements from Squaremouth’s travel insurance providers on the June 12 terrorist attack at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

APRIL

We wish our condolences to the people who are suffering through this tragic event in Orlando, Fla. Regarding coverage under American Modern’s Travel Insurance programs, please note:

  • It falls within the definition of a terrorist attack, as deemed by the U.S. Department of State.
  • Coverage may be afforded under policies purchased prior to the event. As of then, this event is no longer considered unforeseen, so it will not be covered.
  • This guideline applies only to new policies that are effective on or after the event, and covering travel during such time.
  • Terms and conditions may vary by program; please refer to the actual policy:

Trip Cancellation / Economy / VIP / Universal Annual / Elite Annual plans:

  • The terrorist attack must occur within 30 days of your departure and within 50 miles of a city listed on your itinerary.
  • Attack results in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for at least 48 consecutive hours.

Choice plan:

  • The terrorist attack must occur within 30 days of your departure and within 100 miles of a city listed on your itinerary.
  • ttack results in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for at least 48 consecutive hours.

In the event of an emergency, please contact APRIL’s 24-Hour Assistance Department at:

Emergency Toll-Free Number (Inside the U.S. & Canada): 855-277-4587
Emergency Assistance Collect Call: 305-455-0307
Emergency Assistance Email: assistus@apriltravelprotection.com

In the event of a claim, please contact APRIL’s Claims Department at 855-277-4587 or claims@apriltravelprotection.com

Global Alert

On Sunday, June 12th, 2016, a gunman attacked a nightclub in Orlando, FL, killing 49 people and wounding more than 50 others. The U.S. Department of State identified this as a terrorist attack, and as such, this tragic event meets the guidelines and requirements for coverage under certain Global Alert travel protection plans.

Plans purchased on or before June 11th , 2016, may have coverage for these attacks. Any travelers currently in Orlando and in need of assistance should please contact their plan’s 24 hour emergency assistance hotline. Representatives are available at all times to assist arranging emergency

Any travelers currently in Orlando and in need of assistance should please contact their plan’s 24 hour emergency assistance hotline. Representatives are available at all times to assist arranging emergency medical transportation and treatment. Clients’ safety and wellbeing is our priority.Global Alert understands other travel plans may be impacted by these events. Travelers currently on

Global Alert understands other travel plans may be impacted by these events. Travelers currently on their trip may incur unexpected costs from delays or missed flights. Many plans offer trip delay coverage after a 6 hour delay and missed connection coverage after a 3 hour delay. Trip interruption coverage may also apply if portions of the trip cannot be completed because of the attacks, or if it is necessary to return home early. Please contact Global Alert with questions, and please always review the plan documents for details.

For those with upcoming travel plans to Orlando, Florida, trip cancellation coverage due to a terrorist attack may be available. Some plans require the trip departure to be within 30 days of the attack in order for coverage to apply. To confirm whether coverage is available for your scheduled trip, please consult your plan documents or call us with your questions. Agents are available 24/7 and eager to assist you.

This information is a general overview of coverage benefits that may apply if travel plans are impacted by this terror attack. The coverage available will be based on the terms in your travel protection plan.

Please refer to your plan documents to learn more or contact Global Alert with questions. Agents are available 24/7 and happy to help.

MH Ross

On Sunday, June 12th , 2016, a gunman attacked a nightclub in Orlando, FL, killing 49 people and wounding more than 50 others. The U.S. Department of State identified this as a terrorist attack, and as such, this tragic event meets the guidelines and requirements for coverage under certain MH Ross travel protection plans.

Plans purchased on or before June 11th , 2016, may have coverage for these attacks.

Any travelers currently in Orlando and in need of assistance should please contact their plan’s 24 hour emergency assistance hotline. Representatives are available at all times to assist arranging emergency medical transportation and treatment. Clients’ safety and wellbeing is our priority.

MH Ross understands other travel plans may be impacted by these events. Travelers currently on their trip may incur unexpected costs from delays or missed flights. Many plans offer trip delay coverage after a 6 hour delay and missed connection coverage after a 3 hour delay. Trip interruption coverage may also apply if portions of the trip cannot be completed because of the attacks, or if it is necessary to return home early. Please contact MH Ross with questions, and please always review the plan documents for details.

For those with upcoming travel plans to Orlando, Florida, trip cancellation coverage due to a terrorist attack may be available. Some plans require the trip departure to be within 30 days of the attack in order for coverage to apply. To confirm whether coverage is available for your scheduled trip, please consult your plan documents or call us with your questions. Agents are available 24/7 and eager to assist you.

This information is a general overview of coverage benefits that may apply if travel plans are impacted by this terror attack. The coverage available will be based on the terms in your travel protection plan.

Please refer to your plan documents to learn more or contact MH Ross with questions. Agents are available 24/7 and happy to help.

Tin Leg

On Sunday, June 12, 2016, a mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, left 50 dead and more than 50 injured.

This incident falls within the definition of a terrorist attack for Tin Leg policies.

What you need to know about your policy:
As of June 12, 2016, the terrorist attack in Orlando is no longer considered an unforeseen event. Coverage related to the Orlando terrorist attack is not available for Tin Leg policies purchased after this date.

There may be coverage for Tin Leg customers to cancel or interrupt their trip. In order to be eligible for these benefits, a Tin Leg policy must have been purchased prior to 6/12/2016.

Trip Cancellation and Trip Interruption coverage for Terrorism:
In order for an event to be covered under Tin Leg policies, the event must occur after the policy has been purchased and meet at least one of the following requirements:

  • The terrorist incident must occur within 7 days of your departure and within 50 miles of a city listed on your itinerary
  • The terrorist attacks result in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for the following specified amounts of time:
    • Tin Leg Economy policy: 48 consecutive hours
    • Tin Leg Standard policy: 24 consecutive hours
    • Tin Leg Luxury policy: 12 consecutive hours

Coverage for Travel Delay
In order for terrorism to be covered under the Trip Delay benefit within Tin Leg policies, it must meet the following requirements for minimum length of delay:

  • Tin Leg Economy policy: 12 consecutive hours
  • Tin Leg Standard policy: 12 consecutive hours
  • Tin Leg Luxury policy: 6 consecutive hours

In addition to Trip Cancellation and Trip Delay coverage, other benefits, including Emergency Medical and Medical Evacuation, may also be available for coverage related to this event.

In the event of an emergency, please contact Tin Leg’s 24-Hour Emergency Assistance department as soon as reasonably possible at:
Emergency Assistance Inside U.S.:844-927-9265 (Toll Free)
Emergency Assistance Outside U.S. (Collect Call): 001-727-264-5657
Emergency Assistance Email: emergency@tinleg.com

In the event of a claim, please contact Tin Leg’s Claim department at 844-240-1233 or claims@tinleg.com.

Please contact Tin Leg with any questions at 844-240-1233, we are delighted to answer any additional questions.

TravelSafe

On Sunday, June 12th, 2016, a gunman attacked a nightclub in Orlando, FL, killing 49 people and wounding more than 50 others. The entire TravelSafe family would like to offer our deepest condolences and sympathies to the families and loved ones of all those killed and injured in the attack.

The U.S. Department of State identified this as a terrorist attack, and as such, this tragic event meets the guidelines and requirements for coverage under certain TravelSafe travel protection plans.

Plans purchased on or before June 11th, 2016, may have coverage for these attacks.

Any travelers currently in Orlando and in need of assistance should please contact their plan’s 24 hour emergency assistance hotline. Representatives are available at all times to assist arranging emergency medical transportation and treatment. Clients’ safety and wellbeing is our priority.

TravelSafe understands other travel plans may be impacted by these events. Travelers currently on their trip may incur unexpected costs from delays or missed flights. Many plans offer trip delay coverage after a 6 hour delay and missed connection coverage after a 3 hour delay. Trip interruption coverage may also apply if portions of the trip cannot be completed because of the attacks, or if it is necessary to return home early. Please contact TravelSafe with questions, and please always review the plan documents for details.

For those with upcoming travel plans to Orlando, Florida, trip cancellation coverage due to a terrorist attack may be available. Some plans require the trip departure to be within 30 days of the attack in order for coverage to apply. To confirm whether coverage is available for your scheduled trip, please consult your plan documents or call us with your questions. Agents are available 24/7 and eager to assist you.

This information is a general overview of coverage benefits that may apply if travel plans are impacted by this terror attack. The coverage available will be based on the terms in your travel protection plan. Please refer to your plan documents to learn more or contact TravelSafe with questions. Agents are available 24/7 and happy to help.