There are a lot of travel insurance companies all over the world who provide travel insurance services to the travellers. Travel Insurance offers insurance coverage to overseas travellers, which includes definite losses, for example loss of personal possessions, delay of trip, personal obligations (liability), medical costs, etc.
Travel insurance companies provide instant and free online travel insurance quotes and one can choose the most suitable travel insurance plan by browsing through the online quotes available.
The coverages available from travel insurance policies can be categorized into six types:
Comprehensive Travel Medical Insurance
Emergency Travel Medical Insurance
Medical Evacuation (Medevac) Insurance
Trip Cancellation and Interruption Insurance
Supplier Default Insurance
Rental Car Insurance
Travel insurance companies are responsible for offering effective and superior services to the customers. However, in many instances it has been noticed that this type of companies renders services that are not up to the mark or the services offered are falling short from what has been mentioned in their promotional information booklet. The services of these companies are delinquent for inspection or follow-up from the government and raising of standards. The travellers should be provided with a true picture regarding the risks that are involved in overseas trips or tours and the scarcity of healthcare facilities of any particular destination where they want to go. The holidaymakers should clarify with the travel insurance Company that the policy they are going to purchase will satisfy their requirements or not. It is advisable that some individuals who are suffering from serious illnessses should not tour abroad.
The leading travel insurance companies include the following:
International Medical Group (IMG)
Travel Guard International
CSA Travel Protection
Highway to Health
Seven Corners, Inc.