What is a covered reason
for trip cancellation?

The Covered Reasons for trip cancellation are a specific list of certain unforeseen events that, when they occur, may mean you are eligible to make a claim if you have to cancel your trip. The complete list and descriptions of covered reasons are provided in your travel insurance policy certificate. Make sure to read and understand them. Here are some examples:

  • The unexpected death, sickness or injury of you, a travelling companion, or a family member. You need to attend the birth of a family member's child
  • Travel carrier cannot get you to your destination due to a natural disaster or severe weather
  • A legal obligation, such as being called for jury duty or subpoenaed as a witness
  • Being called in for duty as a first responder due to an accident or emergency
  • Being called to service in case of reservists, active military, police, essential medical and fire personnel
  • Unforeseeable, involuntary termination from your permanent employment without just cause

If you have questions, call us at 1-844-310-1578 and our travel insurance experts will walk you through the plan coverage, and explain your benefits.