Copenhagen Shootings – Tin Leg

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Updated: 02/16/2015

On Saturday February 14th and Sunday, February 15th, 2015, a Danish man attacked a free-speech debate at a cafe in Copenhagen, Denmark, before shooting and killing  a Synagogue guard nearby.

The U.S. Department of State declared these shootings in Copenhagen an act of Terrorism.

This incident may be considered an event qualifying for Trip Cancellation and Trip Interruption coverage for Tin Leg customers with Economy, Standard and Luxury policies.

Travelers who purchased a Tin Leg policy prior to February 14th, 2015, may be eligible for Cancellation and Interruption coverage if the terrorist attack meets their policy’s definition and impacts their travel plans.

In order for an attack to be covered, it must meet the following requirements:

  • Occur after the policy is purchased
  • Be deemed an act of terrorism by the U.S. Department of State
  • Result in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for the below 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
  • Occur within 7 days of your departure
  • Occur within 50 miles of a city listed on your itinerary

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