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With the Covid-19 crisis, insurers have redesigned their travel contracts, while tourists are more sensitive to the need to protect themselves from health or financial risks abroad. Our comparison table.
The pandemic of Covid-19 fundamentally changes travel arrangements. One of the main changes is that today, ” when planning a trip abroad, we make sureobserves Sandra Zagzag, general secretary of ACS. The health crisis has raised awareness of the need for appropriate social protection. “With guarantees that have become essential: “ Coverage of medical expenses, assistance and repatriation “, continues the head of the specialist in travel and expatriation insurance.
At the height of the crisis, travel operators relaxed their postponement or cancellation conditions, so much so that cancellation guarantees no longer really had a reason to exist. But demand is picking up. With specific requests that remain linked to the pandemic: “ Travelers want to be covered in the event of cancellation due to Covid-19 (positive test or contact case) or quarantine in the country of destination