$1,000 per person
$200 daily limit
Covered after 6 hour delay
Travel Delay provides reimbursement for meals and accommodations when a trip is unexpectedly delayed.
If You are delayed for 6 hours or more while en route to, during or returning from Your Trip due to a covered Travel Hazard, We will reimburse You up to the Maximum Benefit Amount shown in the Schedule of Benefits, for the expenses You incur for additional hotel nights, meals and local transportation while You are delayed. Coverage begins after You have traveled 100 miles or more from home en route to join Your Trip.
We will also reimburse You for the following:
1. up to $25 per day, to cover the necessary additional kennel fees, if Your delay is to Your final destination and You have placed Your cat or dog in a kennel for the duration of the Trip and are unable to collect Your cat or dog on the day previously agreed with the kennel;
2. up to $50 for airline club admission at the airport where You are experiencing a flight delay of 4 hours or more;
3. up to $25 for expenses You incur for internet usage fees at the airport where You are experiencing a flight delay of 4 hours or more.
For the purposes of this benefit:
“Travel Hazard” means delay caused by or resulting from:
a) any delay of Your Common Carrier (the delay must be documented by the Common Carrier);
b) a traffic accident in which You or Your Traveling Companion are directly involved while en route to departure (must be substantiated by a police report);
c) Your or Your Traveling Companion’s lost or stolen passports, travel documents or money (must be substantiated by a police report);
d) quarantine, hijacking, Strike, Natural Disaster, terrorism or riot;
e) a road closure (substantiated by the department of transportation, state police, etc.) due to severe storms preventing You from getting to the point of departure for Your Trip;
f) Your Sickness or Injury or the Sickness, Injury or death of Your Traveling Companion, or Family Member traveling with You.
Travel Delay Benefits will not be paid for: 1) any expenses which have been reimbursed, or 2) for any services that have been provided, by a Common Carrier or travel services provider.