More and more these days we have seen the value of purchasing travel protection. Americans spent nearly $1.8 billion on all types of travel insurance and assistance services in 2010, up from $1.6 billion in 2008, and $1.3 billion in 2006. The 2010 figure reflects a steady growth in sales of nearly 14% from 2008, and more than 15% from 2009, according to the results of The Travel Insurance Market Survey 2008-2010, conducted by the US Travel Insurance Association.*
The top three reasons are:
Travel protection will offer coverage and protection for many things that may occur before and during your trip. Travel protection is now an essential part of a worry-free vacation for the smart traveler.
Here are the reasons why you should purchase a comprehensive travel protection plan such as Uniworld’s Travel Protection Plan:
TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT PROTECTION PROVIDED BY UNIWORLD**
** For New York state residents, Travel Arrangement Protection is underwritten by Stonebridge Casualty Insurance Company, a Transamerica company, Columbus, Ohio; NAIC # 10952 (all states as otherwise noted) under Policy/Certificate Form series TAHC5000.
TRAVEL INSURANCE BENEFITS UNDERWRITTEN BY STONEBRIDGE CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY***
***Travel Insurance is underwritten by Stonebridge Casualty Insurance Company, a Transamerica company, Columbus, Ohio; NAIC # 10952 (all states as otherwise noted) under Policy/Certificate Form series TAHC5000. In CA, HI, NE, NH, PA, TN and TX Policy/Certificate Form series TAHC5100 and TAHC5200. In IL, IN, KS, LA, OR, OH, VT, WA and WY Policy Form #’s TAHC5100IPS and TAHC5200IPS. Certain coverages are under series TAHC6000 and TAHC7000.
WORLDWIDE EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE SERVICES PROVIDED BY ON CALL INTERNATIONAL
Note that certain exclusions including, but not limited to: Pre-Existing Conditions, mental/nervous/psychological disorders, normal pregnancy, childbirth, drugs/intoxicants, etc. apply.
Please call the Uniworld Travel Protection helpline at 1-800-797-2279 with any questions you may have.
Protect your vacation investment
Uniworld provides coverage that protects your vacation investment. Our Travel Protection Plan provides you with cancellation flexibility and peace of mind while you travel. For more information, please select the applicable Travel Protection Plan based on the year you will be traveling.
This plan provides insurance coverage that applies only during the covered trip. You may have coverage from other sources that provides you with similar benefits but may be subject to different restrictions depending upon your other coverages. You may wish to compare the terms of this policy with your existing life, health, home and automobile policies. If you have any questions about your current coverage, call your insurer, insurance agent or broker.