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Founded in 1998, the Travel Health Insurance Association (THIA) is the national organization representing travel insurers, brokers, underwriters, re-insurers, emergency assistance companies, air ambulance companies and allied services in the travel insurance field. Read more...

Industry News

Zurich Canada announces new partnership with The Destination: Travel Group Inc.
by Zurich Canada/The Destination: Travel Group Inc.
posted on 7:36 AM, April 4, 2024
The new agreement will see Zurich Canada provide inbound and outbound travel insurance coverage of DTGI’s branded insurance programs.
InsureMyTrip Names Suzanne Morrow as Chief Executive Officer
by Press Release: InsureMyTrip
posted on 1:47 PM, February 15, 2024
InsureMyTrip has named Suzanne Morrow as its new CEO. The retired US Air Force captain joined the company in 2016 and most recently held the post of Senior Vice President.
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Tips and Updates about Travel Health Insurance

Don't cheap out on travel medical, experts say, after family runs into resistance from insurance firm
by Pedro Arrais, Times Colonist
posted on 11:36 AM, April 19, 2024
Danielle Kliaman’s family has had difficulty getting her travel medical insurance company to pay after she was hit by a truck in Thailand. THIA Executive Director Will McAleer offers important advice for travel health insurance consumers.
Travel Insurance Claim Examples for Travelling Canadians
by Kristina van der Wal, Travelance
posted on 12:43 PM, March 5, 2024
This is the second of two articles in which THIA member company Travelance shares some of its recent travel insurance claims to demonstrate the value of travel insurance and some situations that can void your insurance claim.
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