TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Intrepid 24/7 is honoured to be a
finalist for the 2013 ITIJ Assistance/Claims Handler of the Year award.
Each year, the International Travel Insurance Journal (ITIJ) calls on
the industry to vote for the best assistance and claims handler, air
ambulance operator, insurer, or international private medical provider.
This year, Intrepid 24/7 was acknowledged by its peers in the
assistance and claims category.
Founded in 2011, Intrepid 24/7 offers the largest direct-pay health care
network in Canada for non-residents, and the most extensive network for
travellers in North, Central, and South America. In partnership with
world-class assistance companies, Intrepid 24/7 will continue to extend
its reach to other international locations. With three alarm centres in
Canada, and a growing network of providers that includes
representatives in the USA, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Brazil,
Intrepid 24/7 has the capability to provide enhanced medical, security,
and travel assistance services to its clients and partners, no matter
how remote their location in the world.
Intrepid 24/7 provides state-of-the-art technology, specialized security
solutions, and customized travel assistance services to all clients.
Among these services, Intrepid 24/7 offers white-labelled, quality
third-party administration and correspondent services to insurers and
claims handling organizations, and works with a growing list of partner
"Being a 2013 ITIJ Assistance/Claims Handler of the Year finalist is a
remarkable acknowledgement of Intrepid 24/7's innovation, dedication,
and hard work," says Mike Vallee, Intrepid 24/7's Senior Manager of
Robin Ingle, Chairman, adds: "The Ingle Group has been in the security
and assistance industries since 1946. As a new addition to our group of
companies, we see Intrepid 24/7 as the future of travel assistance. We
combine technology with experience and superior member services in
order to provide complete, end-to-end support to some of the world's
most discerning clientele in some of the world's most demanding
The awards ceremony will take place at the annual International Travel
Insurance Conference (ITIC) in Vienna, Austria, November 4-7, 2013.
About Intrepid 24/7
Intrepid 24/7 provides worldwide medical, security, and travel
assistance services to individuals, groups, and organizations.
Multilingual assistance professionals provide members with support over
the phone, on the web, through mobile applications like the new Travel
NavigatorTM (a traveller's safety companion), or on the ground in the event of a
medical or security emergency anywhere in the world. Offering the only
end-to-end assistance solution in the market, Intrepid 24/7's
representatives are always available to assist clients—from pre
departure to return home. With you wherever you are.
Intrepid 24/7 is part of the Ingle Group of Companies. Ingle
International is the winner of the 2012 ITIJ Insurer/Underwriter of the
Year award, and has been a trusted name in the travel and special risk
insurance industry since 1946.
SOURCE: Ingle International Inc.
For further information:
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