Travel Insurance USA

Admin | 25 Mar 2015 | Travel-Insurance | No Comments

USA Travel Insurance – a must for all tourists

Every year, many individuals and families travel to USA for vacations or even for business. An overseas trip is always exciting for many families, but when you are planning one such vacation, it is important to also plan and insure the same. Today, in India, there are dozens of general insurance companies which offer travel insurance for US visitors. So when you are planning for your air tickets to USA, hotels for your stay there also make sure that you take a US travel insurance policy for yourself and your family.

A travel insurance for US visitors offers security against any unforeseen event you may come across during your stay in USA. One of the common reasons behind people not buying travel insurance policies is that every individual thinks nothing will go wrong with them during their USA trip.

A travel insurance is comes very handy when during your trip to foreign country you come across situations like medical emergency (wherein the policy will cover your expenses incurred towards the medical treatment, hospitalisation), lost of checked-in luggage, passport, trip cancellation, flight delay or cancelled, etc. When you are looking for US travel insurance plans, you will come across many policies which great benefits.

According to experts, one should buy a travel insurance soon after buying the tickets for the journey. The sooner you plan your travel insurance, the more you are protected. Also, it is always advisable to buy your travel insurance from India (before leaving for US) and not from US. The basic reason behind this is that, a travel insurance policy in US may prove to be more expensive to your pocket when compared to the policy bought from India. Moreover, while buying a travel insurance it is very important to check the authenticity of the general insurance company from which you are buying your policy. Therefore, finding about the Indian general insurance company's reputation will be easier for you than going to USA and doing finding that for a US-based general insurance company.

Therefore, when you are planning your to fly to USA or take your family to a vacation abroad, ensure to secure yourself and your family under a good travel insurance plan before leaving the country.