Travel Warnings

MH Ross Position Statement Ebola

Published by November 4, 2014

MH Ross Released: 11/04/2014If you or your travel partner contract the Ebola virus before or during your travel, and you meet the policy requirements for canceling or interrupting your trip due to sickness, our travel insurance plans may provide coverage. In fact, our policies do not include exclusions for epidemics or pandemics.

CSA Position Statement Tropical Storm Vance

Published by Emily Phinney October 31, 2014

CSA Released: 10/30/2014 Tropical Storm Vance has developed this morning and is expected to slowly strengthen well south of Acapulco, Mexico. The storm will track toward the west or west-southwest for the next couple of days and the current forecast track keeps the system well off the Mexican Pacific coast through the upcoming weekend. Customers ...

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CSA Position Statement Tropical Storm Hanna

Published by Emily Phinney October 27, 2014

CSA Released: 10/27/2014 Tropical Storm Hanna, the eighth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season, formed quickly Monday morning just off the northeast coast of Nicaragua. A tropical storm warning was issued by the governments of Nicaragua and Honduras for a small part of each country’s Caribbean coast. Hanna is drifting toward the west-southwest ...

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John Hancock Insurance Agency Ebola Position Statement

Published by October 24, 2014

John Hancock Insurance Agency Updated: 10/20/2014 With respect to coverage under the John Hancock Plans under general exclusions it states the policy does not cover any loss caused by or resulting from: Travel to or through a city or country of Destination, as reflected in Your travel itinerary, which is under a travel warning issued ...

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MedjetAssist Position Statement Ebola

Published by October 24, 2014

MedjetAssist Updated: 10/20/2014 MedjetAssist is aware of members concerns regarding the recent events surrounding the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and resultant U.S. cases. At this time the evacuation of Ebola patients is being coordinated by the Federal Government under direction of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Due to this, medical transport services ...

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Tin Leg Position Statement Ottawa Shooting

Published by Aidan Harvey October 24, 2014

Tin Leg Released: 10/24/2014 On October 22nd 2014, an exchange of gunfire between a Canadian citizen and Canadian police occurred in the National War Memorial and Parliament building in Ottawa, Canada. The shooting is being referred to as a terrorist attack by the Canadian government. At this time, the incident does not meet Tin Leg’s ...

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Trawick International Position Statement Ottawa Shooting

Published by Emily Phinney October 24, 2014

Trawick International Released: 10/23/2014 The following statement is in response to the shootings at the National War Memorial and Parliament in Ottawa, Canada on 10/22/2014. If you purchased a policy before the attacks in Ottawa, you can be eligible for Terrorism coverage if Ottawa is a city listed on your travel itinerary. Trawick International Safe ...

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CSA Position Statement Tropical Storm Ana

Published by Emily Phinney October 15, 2014

CSA Released: 10/15/2014 Tropical Storm Ana is forecast to strengthen to a hurricane this week as it moves toward the southern edge of Hawaii’s Big Island. Ana is expected to become a Category 1 hurricane — the lowest level, with winds of 74 to 95 mph — on Wednesday. The storm is on a track ...

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Update: CSA Position Statement Hurricane Gonzalo

Published by October 13, 2014

CSA CSA has released an updated position statement on the upgraded Hurricane Gonzalo. Released: 10/14/2014 Hurricane Gonzalo is the seventh named storm and the sixth hurricane of the 2014 season.  It is expected to become a major hurricane Tuesday and poses a threat to Bermuda as it strengthens over the open Atlantic north of Puerto Rico.  The ...

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TravelSafe Position Statement ISIS Militant Group

Published by October 7, 2014

TravelSafe Released: 10/07/2014 TravelSafe travel insurance policies provide coverage for travel interrupted or cancelled due to terrorist acts and do not exclude any cities for prior terrorist incidents. A terrorist act is defined as an incident deemed a terrorist act by the United States Government that causes property damage and loss of life. The incident must occur after the effective ...

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