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Oct 15, 2018, 12:18 ET How marijuana legalization will impact your travel plans

Study shows 20 per cent of Canadians planning a vacation this year are unaware of the implications of travelling with marijuana TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - With the legalization of marijuana in...


Jun 19, 2017, 08:00 ET Travel Health Insurance Association launches Bill of Rights

TORONTO, June 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's Travel Health Insurance Association (THIA) has launched a Travel Insurance Bill of Rights and Responsibilities endorsed by its membership. Travel health...


Oct 25, 2016, 13:05 ET Health concerns and fears of violence are causing Canadians to alter travel plans

Understand your policy, know your health and know your trip, advises the Travel Health Insurance Association TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - Global instability and health concerns are leading...


Sep 30, 2015, 09:30 ET Survey reveals what Canadians don't know about their travel health insurance

Hiking, intoxication, blood tests and late-term pregnancy can lead to claims being denied TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadians need to better understand their travel health insurance policies if ...


Mar 03, 2015, 13:10 ET Travel health insurance experts have advice for the busy March Break travel period

Industry association wants all travellers to have carefree vacations TORONTO, March 3, 2015 /CNW/ - As Canadians pack their bags and prepare to escape this brutal winter over March Break, the Travel...


Nov 24, 2014, 10:32 ET Report shows that travel health insurance saved Canadians more than $138 million

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The vast majority (95.3 per cent) of Canadians who purchased individual travel health insurance policies had their claims paid, says a report based on a KPMG survey of...


Nov 19, 2014, 12:29 ET The Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada - Interview Advisory

Travel health insurance: Ensure your claim is paid TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Travel health insurance is designed to pay claims. In fact, more than 95 per cent of Canada's more than 100,000...


Sep 22, 2014, 08:30 ET National survey of Canadian travellers reveals that more people plan to travel this winter

But, only 47 per cent of Canadians make travel insurance a priority, a cause for concern given the cost of uninsured medical care TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - More Canadians plan to hit the road...


Feb 05, 2014, 11:10 ET Interview Advisory - Tips for travelling to the Sochi Games from the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Travelling to the 2014 Winter Olympic or Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia? Plan ahead and get informed to ensure safe and healthy travels. Travel health insurance takes ...


Dec 09, 2013, 09:00 ET Interview Advisory - Tips for travelling smart this winter from the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada

TORONTO, Dec. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Travel health insurance takes the financial stress out of unexpected medical treatment, yet more than one third (35 percent) don't buy supplemental health insurance...


Oct 22, 2013, 09:00 ET Canadians have a poor understanding of travel health coverage

Survey shows vacations aren't always carefree: 21 per cent of Canadian travelers have required medical attention while away TORONTO, Oct. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - The Travel Health Insurance Association of...