Wall Street Journal, February 1st 2010 – Exodus out of Egypt: Lessons of Travel Insurance Limits

Published by February 2, 2011

See the full article from The Wall Street Journal at: http://blogs.wsj.com/middleseat/2011/02/01/exodus-out-of-egypt-lessons-of-travel-insurance-limits/

… Likewise, a policy that covers medical evacuation may not cover non-medical evacuation, so if you want out of Egypt quickly and expect your insurance to help, you may have had to buy non-medical emergency evacuation coverage ahead of time.

Squaremouth.com, a travel insurance agency that compares various travel policies, compiled a list of statements by insurance companies on Egypt.

Of course, many airlines, tour companies and hotels understand customers need to cancel when destinations are damaged or in conflict, and many will refund tickets or allow rebooking without penalty.

See the full article from The Wall Street Journal at: http://blogs.wsj.com/middleseat/2011/02/01/exodus-out-of-egypt-lessons-of-travel-insurance-limits/