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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

PRESS RELEASE: Global Excel Management Announces Strategic Partnership with Flightcare Global
by Global Excel Management
posted on 10:44 AM, October 19, 2022
GEM has acquired a majority ownership in Blue Sky Health Pty Ltd. (trading as Flightcare Global) to expand its range of global risk management services.
PRESS RELEASE: Fox Flight Air Ambulance Celebrates 25 Years in Business
by Frank Condron, Fox Flight
posted on 7:51 AM, October 13, 2022
THIA member and air ambulance provider Fox Flight marks a quarter century in business this fall.
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Tips and Updates about Travel Health Insurance

I’m Travelling South For The Winter – What Kind Of Travel Insurance Policy Should I Get?
by Srivindhya Kolluru, Special to Toronto Star
posted on 6:59 AM, November 22, 2022
A standard travel insurance policy may only cover you for 21 days, but snowbird travel insurance coverage is often available for around six months.
Travelling Over The Holidays? Airline Industry Workers Warn Of Disruptions, While Airlines Say Flights Will Run Smoothly
by Clarrie Feinstein, Toronto Star
posted on 6:46 AM, November 11, 2022
Airlines are assuring travellers that the first holiday season in two years without any COVID-19 travel restrictions will be a smooth one for air travel, while transport industry unions maintain that problems retaining workers will result in delays and cancellations.
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