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Travel Weekly, Feb 15 2019 – Insurers could amend coverage if shutdowns persist

Travel Weekly, Feb 15 2019 – Insurers could amend coverage if shutdowns persist

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Travel insurers received a number of inquiries last month from people concerned about the impact of the government shutdown on their travel plans, both from travelers worried about airport-related delays and from federal employees seeking to cancel or postpone a trip.

The volume led some to predict that insurers will look to incorporate coverage for travelers impacted by future shutdowns.

“We have received a huge influx of calls from customers who are concerned with safety and delay specifically relating to the government shutdown,” said Jenna Hummer, director of public relations for insurance-comparison site Squaremouth.

Read the full Travel Weekly article online here: https://www.travelweekly.com/Travel-News/Travel-Agent-Issues/Insurers-could-amend-coverage-if-shutdowns-persist