Travel insurance carriers release position statements when current events affect coverage. The following is a position statement from Global Underwriters on the volcanic eruption in Iceland.
April 16, 2010
Volcanic Eruption In Iceland:
Global Underwriters has released the following statement regarding the impact on “trip interruption coverage” as it relates to their international travel medical policies; which are sold world wide. Ken Schulteis, President /CEO of Global Underwriters said “there have been no changes to the trip interruption benefit included on the “Diplomat Series” of international travel medical policies”.