Why Buy Travel Insurance
If an unexpected medical emergency should happen when travelling outside your home province, territory or country, getting treatment can cost thousands of dollars. Your government healthcare plans have limits on how much they’ll cover, which can leave you holding the bulk of the bills.
Here’s how Emergency Hospital & Medical travel insurance can help:
|If you...||We can help with...|
|Catch the stomach flu from tasting local exotic foods||Finding a facility to treat you and paying your medical bills|
|Need to be taken to the hospital quickly for treatment||Arranging an ambulance to carry you to the hospital|
|Only know how to say “yes” and “no” in the local language||24/7 access to multi-lingual emergency assistance|
|Need accommodations for your travelling companion during your treatment||Covering unexpected out-of-pocket expenses|
|Want to continue your trip after your emergency||Travel arrangements to get you back on track|
- Travellers covered under a Canadian government health insurance plan
- Canadians up to age 89 travelling for business or pleasure
- Canadians travelling anywhere in the world
Features and Benefits
- 24/7 access to multi-lingual emergency assistance
- Assistance with lost or stolen travel documents
- Flexible and convenient annual multi-trip plans
- Option to exclude coverage for pre-existing conditions
- Savings on travel outside the USA with international travel rates
- Family rates to help keep travel costs down
Summary of Benefits
|Plan||Plan Maximum coverage amount|
|Included in the overall $10 million maximum:|
|Ambulance Services||up to overall maximum|
|Attendant / Return of Travelling Companion||up to overall maximum|
|Chiropractor, Osteopath, Chiropodist, Podiatrist, Acupuncturist or Physiotherapist||$500 per profession|
|Cremation at Place of Death||$4,000|
|Emergency Transportation||up to overall maximum|
|Identity Fraud Recovery||$5,000|
|Prescription Medication||up to a 30-day supply, to a maximum of $1,000, except during hospitalization|
|Return of Deceased||$15,000|
|Return to Original Trip Destination||$5,000|
|Return of Vehicle or Watercraft||$4,000|
|Trip-Break for Single-Trip Plans||up to 15 consecutive days|
|Optional plans – additional rates apply|
|Accidental Death & Dismemberment||$25,000 OR $100,000 OR $250,000|
|Trip Cancellation & Interruption||Before departure: $15,000 After departure: unlimited|
|Flight Accident||$200,000 OR $500,000|
|Baggage||$1,000 OR $1,500|
Eligibility, Limitations and Exclusions
Travel insurance coverage is subject to eligibility, limitations and exclusions. For full details, please consult with your Allianz Global Assistance travel insurance representative. For complete terms, benefits, conditions and exclusions, please see the policy document.
About Allianz Global Assistance
Allianz Global Assistance is one of the largest travel insurance and assistance services providers in Canada, with offices in Kitchener, Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. We’re everywhere you go and proud to be part of the world’s largest travel insurance and assistance company, operating in 34 countries around the globe.
In an emergency, our knowledgeable, caring and dedicated assistance team is ready to help at any time, in virtually any language, nearly anywhere in the world. From answering questions to taking care of you during a claim, we’re here to help at every stage of your journey so you can enjoy a worry-free travel experience.
Allianz Global Assistance administers the policy. Allianz Global Assistance is the registered business name of AZGA Service Canada Inc. and AZGA Insurance Agency Canada Ltd.
Underwritten by CUMIS General Insurance Company, a member of The Co-operators group of companies.
For Illustration purposes only. This is not an insurance policy. For complete terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions, please see the policy booklet. Please read and understand your policy before you travel.