This Month's Top Articles
Travel Insurance UK news (page 23):
|ABI: Check travel insurance policies in snowy weather|
|4th February 2009|
|The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has advised Brits on whether their travel insurance policy will cover them if their flights are delayed in the snowy weather.|
According to the body, travel insurance cover usually begins when passengers have been delayed for the time specified in th...
|Brits 'jetting further abroad on long-haul flights'|
|3rd February 2009|
|Brits may be buying travel insurance and jetting further abroad as the cost of flights is coming down, one organisation has suggested.|
In the opinion of ABTA The Travel Association, it is now more affordable for people to go on long haul flights because the cost has come down "d...
|Travel insurance evaders 'could face court action'|
|29th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers who go away without taking out travel insurance could end up facing official action, they have been warned.|
According to InsureandGo, if an uninsured traveller causes injury to another person and the victim cannot work, modern litigation means that the responsible party may be...
|Hostels 'provide cheaper holiday alternative during recession'|
|28th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers shopping around for the best deals on their travel insurance may be interested to hear about another way in which they can save money when going on a break.|
Hostelling International claims that hostels are an alternative accommodation option for people who are searching for ch...
|Uninsured holidaymakers branded "irresponsible"|
|27th January 2009|
|British holidaymakers have been warned by one company that it is "irresponsible" to jet off without travel insurance.|
According to Greenbee.com, getting adequate cover is "more and more important" because of the risks that are faced by people who decide to travel.
|Demand 'driving up hotel rates'|
|24th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers shopping around on the internet for their travel insurance may find that prices on hotel rooms are going up.|
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), many hoteliers have driven up their room rates because of high demand.
This means that some four-star establishments...
|Lack of travel insurance 'could leave holidaymakers stranded'|
|23rd January 2009|
|Airline failure could leave up to 100,000 people who are going on holiday without travel insurance stranded overseas, it has been claimed.|
Thomson and First Choice claim that 20 million people in the UK will make unprotected travel arrangements this year.
It is predicted that up to...
|Expert: 2009 is the year of the cruise ship deal|
|23rd January 2009|
|An industry expert has claimed that 2009 is going to be the year of last minute deals on cruises, something which may be of interest to those looking to save money with cheap travel insurance this summer.|
Cruise Critic urges holidaymakers to consider their cabins when booking a cruise and d...
|Travel insurance needed 'for expensive winter suitcases'|
|21st January 2009|
|Brits are being urged to take out travel insurance when going on a winter holiday as it is likely their suitcase will be worth more than summer luggage, it has been revealed.|
Research by Saga Travel Insurance has discovered that the average contents of a suitcase for a winter holiday are wo...
|The UK 'is an affordable holiday'|
|17th January 2009|
|More people should be encouraged to take out travel insurance and go on holiday in the UK, it has been suggested.|
VisitBritian states that it is a far more affordable holiday destination than many tourists realise and their money is likely to go further.
Compared to last year, a tr...