New Caledonia in State of Emergency

France has declared a State of Emergency on the Pacific Island of New Caledonia after a riot over the electoral reform broke out killing three indigenous Kanak and a Police … Read More

Flooding in Dubai

Widespread flooding and heavy rain in the United Arab Emirates is causing major flight disruptions with flights being diverted from Dubai’s international airport. We suggest all travellers remain up to … Read More

Travel Insurance for Scooter, Moped, and Motorcycle Riding: Explore with Confidence

When embarking on sun-soaked adventures to tropical destinations, many Australian travellers opt to make like a local and explore on two wheels. Mopeds, scooters, and motorbikes become the preferred mode … Read More

Claims Explained: Inpatient Medical Expenses

No one goes on holiday thinking they will end up in hospital.  But it does happen. It is a condition of most, if not all, travel insurance policies that if … Read More

Salvage: What is it & how does it affect a claim?

Salvage is a basic principle of insurance. Salvage simply means that once a claim for a damaged item has been paid, the insurer takes ownership of the item.  The insurer … Read More

Travel Insurance Claims – Tips and Tricks

Travel insurance claims can be painful … but they don’t need to be. Knowing a few insurance principles can make the process of travel insurance claims a little easier. The Go … Read More