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About THiA

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

Inflation’s Impact on the Air Ambulance Industry
by Frank Condron, Fox Flight
posted on 8:30 AM, November 1, 2023
In the wake of the pandemic, the air ambulance industry faces many headwinds as it cares for critically ill patients around the world.
Job Opportunity - Partner Relationship Specialist - Orion Travel Insurance
by Orion Travel Insurance
posted on 11:37 AM, September 28, 2023
Location: Thornhill, ON, CA, L3T 7P7 Company: CAA Club Group -- About Us -- At Orion Travel Insurance, we are passionate about helping our customers travel with confidence in the event that they...
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Tips and Updates about Travel Health Insurance

Why Emergency Medical Coverage is So Important
by Marsha Mowers, TravelPulse Canada
posted on 10:46 AM, November 27, 2023
Travel insurance often includes various benefits that can help bring a traveller home in a medical emergency, including logistical arrangements for assessing and facilitating treatment, coordination with local hospitals and the medical evacuation and repatriation process.
Canada's "Passenger Bill of Rights" Protects Travellers from Travel Headaches
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 12:41 PM, October 30, 2023
The airline industry has experienced a fair bit of turbulence since COVID restrictions were lifted and passengers rushed to the skies. Travellers facing delays and cancelled flights might therefore be...
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