What does the 24 Hour Assistance Service include that is provided with my travel insurance?

Published by Chris Harvey March 4, 2008

Generally, all travel insurance policies include 24 Hour Emergency Assistance which provides the traveler with a broad range of services in the event of a travel or medical emergency including: medical referral and monitoring, legal assistance, emergency message center, emergency cash transfer, arrangement of medical evacuations or repatriations, emergency translations, and pre-trip assistance. Many companies offer additional services that differentiate them against their competitors. Review the policy certificate for full details.