NEW YORK and SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Generali Global Assistance's Travel Insurance division ("the Company), formerly CSA Travel Protection, today announced that its long standing partner, InsureMyTrip, a leading travel insurance comparison site, has launched its three new consumer plans to InsureMyTrip's customers. As of today, the plans – which feature new coverages for travelers to help protect themselves, their belongings, and their travel investments – are now available for purchase via InsureMyTrip.com.
All three plans, Standard, Preferred, and Premium include:
- Trip Cancellation coverage that can even cover if you need to cancel your trip due to a sickness or injury of non-travelling family members – making it one of the most extensive coverages in the marketplace
- Access to Generali Global Assistance's strong network of approximately 425,000 medical providers
- A medical expense service which includes "No Out-of-Pocket Medical," that can arrange medical appointments, where available, and pay up-front for acute treatments up to $1,000
- Identity Theft Resolution services
- Teladoc* (or virtual doctor) services
- Concierge services
Commenting on today's news, Chris Carnicelli, CEO of Generali Global Assistance said, "InsureMyTrip is a leader in the travel insurance comparison space, an important distribution partner for us, and it's not surprising they are fast to launch our new plan offerings. We are very pleased that the new plans were able to be added to their site just in time for both the peak 2018 wave and travel seasons. InsureMyTrip customers will be happy to know that these plans come with the same great customer service from Generali Global Assistance they are used to and that we have enhanced our claims process for these plans through an online experience, that has increased customer satisfaction."
A unique feature of the Preferred and Premium plans is coverage for the loss, theft, damage or delay of sporting equipment – making them ideal for golf and ski vacations.
"We are pleased to be able to offer our customers greater options through these three plans, which include the best of Generali Global Assistance's previous plans, plus additional features that we think our customers will be excited about – especially the coverages for sporting equipment," added Executive Vice President Peter Evans of InsureMyTrip. "We have enjoyed a strong partnership with Generali Global Assistance and look forward to our future mutual success."
Generali Global Assistance offers a full suite of innovative, vertically integrated travel insurance products and assistance services that help protect consumers against certain risks associated with travel. These products combine the institutional knowledge, quality, and customer service built by CSA over the past 25 years with the backing and underwriting ability of a global insurance brand – Generali.
To learn more about Generali travel insurance plans, please visit GeneraliTravelInsurance.com
*Teladoc services may not be available in all states, and international services may be limited.
About Generali Global Assistance
Generali Global Assistance, formerly Europ Assistance USA, has been a leading provider of travel insurance and other assistance services for more than 25 years. The Company offers a full suite of innovative, vertically integrated travel insurance and emergency services, identity protection solutions, and beneficiary companion services. Generali Global Assistance is part of the multinational Generali Group, which for over 185 years has created a presence in 60 countries with over 76,000 employees. Our success has been built on the foundation of trust that clients have placed in our ability to provide assistance in the most difficult of circumstances.
Generali Global Assistance offers travel insurance* through vacation rental and property management companies, leading travel agencies, online travel agencies, other travel suppliers and directly to consumers. For more information on Generali Global Assistance and the policies offered for travelers, please visit: www.generalitravelinsurance.com.
It's simple. InsureMyTrip finds you the right travel insurance plan, every time. InsureMyTrip is the authority on travel insurance. We are committed to empowering travelers to make the best possible insurance decisions by leveraging our technology, data intelligence, and expertise.
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*Travel insurance plans are administered by Customized Services Administrators, Inc., CA Lic. No. 821931, located in San Diego, CA and doing business as Generali Global Assistance and Insurance Services. Plans are available to residents of the U.S. but may not be available in all jurisdictions. Benefits and services are described on a general basis; certain conditions and exclusions apply. Travel Retailers may not be licensed to sell insurance, in all states, and are not authorized to answer technical questions about the benefits, exclusions, and conditions of this insurance and cannot evaluate the adequacy of your existing insurance. This plan provides insurance coverage for your trip that applies only during the covered trip. You may have coverage from other sources that provides you with similar benefits but may be subject to different restrictions depending upon your other coverages. You may wish to compare the terms of this policy with your existing life, health, home and automobile policies. The purchase of this plan is not required in order to purchase any other travel product or service offered to you by your travel retailers. If you have any questions about your current coverage, call your insurer, insurance agent or broker. This notice provides general information on Generali Global Assistance's products and services only. The information contained herein is not part of an insurance policy and may not be used to modify any insurance policy that might be issued. In the event the actual policy forms are inconsistent with any information provided herein, the language of the policy forms shall govern.
Travel insurance plans are underwritten by: Generali U.S. Branch, New York, NY; NAIC # 11231. Generali US Branch operates under the following names: Generali Assicurazioni Generali S.P.A. (U.S. Branch) in California, Assicurazioni Generali – U.S. Branch in Colorado, Generali U.S. Branch DBA The General Insurance Company of Trieste & Venice in Oregon, and The General Insurance Company of Trieste and Venice – U.S. Branch in Virginia. Generali US Branch is admitted or licensed to do business in all states and the District of Columbia.
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