Press Launch: Winter Storm Decima

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A lot of the US is getting ready for extreme winter climate from Winter Storm Decima.  Whereas many travel suppliers and airways are attempting to reroute flights, some delays and cancellations are inevitable. TravelSafe understands these with travel plans could have questions on their protection, and they’re inspired to name us 24/7 with any questions. 

You will need to notice, don’t rush out to purchase travel insurance now to cowl Decima as TravelSafe plans don’t present protection for a storm that was already named previous to the acquisition of travel insurance. On this case, plans bought on or after December 13th, 2016 is not going to cowl losses associated to Decima.

Plans bought on or earlier than December 12th, 2016 could have protection for this storm.  Following are some common tips concerning the varied coverages obtainable: 

Journey Delay – Extra meal and lodging bills could also be reimbursed as much as the quantity offered by the plan when you’ve got left dwelling and travel is delayed 6 hours or extra on account of flight delays or cancellations. The greenback quantity of protection will likely be based mostly on the plan you chose.  Please seek advice from your plan paperwork for full particulars.

Missed Connection – All of our plans additionally embody the missed connection profit in case your flight is delayed for three hours or extra.  This profit can reimburse unused land and water preparations and extra transportation to catch as much as the journey.  The greenback quantity of protection for Missed Connection will range relying on the plan you bought.  For extra particulars, please evaluate your plan paperwork.

Journey Interruption – TravelSafe plans supply Journey Interruption protection on your travel preparations if they’re disrupted as a result of storm and you need to go away or return later than initially scheduled. On TravelSafe plans, coated causes to interrupt the journey embody:  12 hour or extra flight delay on account of climate; and residential, work, or lodging at your vacation spot made uninhabitable.  Journey Interruption bases the greenback quantity of protection on the quantity of journey price you insured on the plan. To make certain that you’ve this protection, please evaluate your plan paperwork or name TravelSafe.

Journey Cancellation – Ought to your flight be delayed or canceled on account of Decima, TravelSafe plans can cowl cancellation penalties in case you are not capable of travel for 12 hours or extra. TravelSafe plans can even cowl you in case your vacation spot is formally declared uninhabitable as a result of storm, or if your private home or work place is made uninhabitable. The greenback quantity of protection is set by the quantity of journey price you insured on the plan.  Please learn your plan paperwork for particular info.

This info is a common overview of protection advantages that will apply if travel plans are impacted by the storm.  The protection obtainable for Winter Storm Decima and your journey will likely be based mostly on the phrases in your travel insurance plan.  Please seek advice from your plan paperwork to be taught extra or contact TravelSafe with questions.  Brokers can be found 24/7 and completely satisfied to assist.