USA Today, Oct 22nd 2009 – Is swine flu covered by travel insurance?

With the federal Centers for Disease Control reporting that a second wave of the flu is spreading widely across the nation, USA TODAY’s Laura Bly answers questions on whether travel insurance covers H1N1…. See the full article from USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/travel/news/2009-10-01-swine-flu-travel-insurance_N.htm?csp=N009

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USA Today, May 27th 2009 – Job-loss policies let travelers book without fear

There’s no question the travel industry is hurting big time. As if enduring the most severe recession in generations weren’t enough, the H1N1 crisis further dampened advance bookings. So the threat of rising unemployment is taken as much more than a threat by many travel executives… See the full article from USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/travel/columnist/mcgee/2009-05-27-job-loss-insurance_N.htm?csp=N009

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Wall Street Journal, April 30th 2009 – Swine Flu and Travel: Will Insurance Cover Swine-Flu Cancellations?

Will travel insurance cover you if you want to cancel a planned trip because of the influenza situation? Probably not, unless you bought a policy that covers cancellations for any reason, according to the California Department of Insurance. Here’s what the agency has to say: See the full article from the Wall Street Journal: http://blogs.wsj.com/middleseat/2009/04/30/will-travel-insurance-cover-swine-flu-cancellations/

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