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Last Updated: 10/31/17

On Tuesday, October 31, 2017, a driver drove a truck onto a busy bicycle path in New York City, killing at least 8 and injuring multiple others. The mayor of New York City called the incident an “act of terror”. On October 31, U.S. Department of State declared the attack an act terrorism.

The New York City Truck Attack and Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage related to the incident. This database is regularly updated by Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts with answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the situation develops. Information is subject to change at any time.

Questions? Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on hand to answer your questions about coverage for the New York City truck attack. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

If you are currently in New York City and affected by this incident, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

As of October 31, 2017, the New York City truck attack is no longer considered an unforeseen event. Any new travel insurance policies purchased after that point will not provide any coverage related to this event.

On October 31, 2017, the U.S. Department of State has declared the attack an act of terrorism.

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