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Do I Need Travel Insurance?

Why Do I Need Travel Insurance?

Travel insurance is essential for any vacation or business trip, providing peace of mind and protection for all your trip costs.

Travel insurance is designed to protect you against unexpected events that can occur when traveling. While no one likes to think about the worst-case scenarios, it’s important to be prepared for any unforeseen circumstances that could impact your trip.

Some of the benefits of having travel insurance (depending on the type of coverage you select and what your policy covers) include:

  1. Medical coverage: If you or a travel companion becomes ill or injured while traveling, travel insurance can cover the cost of medical treatment, hospital stays, and emergency medical transportation.
  2. Trip cancellation and interruption coverage: If you have to cancel or cut short your trip due to unforeseen circumstances, such as a family emergency or a natural disaster, travel insurance can help cover the cost of non-refundable expenses.
  3. Lost or stolen baggage coverage: Travel insurance can help reimburse you for lost, stolen, or damaged baggage and personal belongings, which can be a lifesaver if you’re traveling with expensive equipment or valuables.
  4. Travel delay coverage: If your travel plans are disrupted due to weather or other unforeseen events, travel insurance can help cover the cost of additional expenses, such as hotel stays and meals.

Overall, having travel insurance can provide peace of mind knowing that you’re protected against unexpected events that could impact your trip.

It’s important to carefully review your policy and understand what is and isn’t covered, as policies can vary depending on the provider and type of coverage.

Contact us for information about quotes from our insurance suppliers. We would be happy to provide you with that information.

You can also submit your information for a quote to RoamRight below.

DisclaimerFerreira Travel Partners/Ferreira Enterprises, LLC is not a licensed insurance agent and therefore cannot provide advice regarding policy-specific details. We do not elect to recommend to you any particular travel insurance provider over another and recommend that customers contact their chosen provider directly for any policy questions or clarifications. We may receive a commission if you purchase a travel insurance policy through our links, at no additional cost to you.

An infographic by Travel Insured:

A Guide to Travel Protection