Travel insurance is one of the most critical items you will need on your trip, whether you are a frequent or occasional traveler. Things happen, and you never know when calamity will strike, and most health insurance plans do not protect you while you travel.
Travel insurance covers a variety of things, not just your health.
Some of the things that travel insurance can cover include the items you bring with you on the road, any accidents that may occur, and trip cancellations that may occur.
It’s not just about having access to a doctor while on the road, but also about ensuring that if your possessions or electronics are lost (which they frequently are), you can get them restored or paid at no cost.
Some of the things that travel insurance companies cover are as follows:
- Access to a doctor when you fall sick
- Facilitation of you being sent home.
- Replacement/compensation of electronics that break or stolen.
- Cover your trip cancellation.
- Replacement/compensation of lost or stolen valuables.
Overall, never leave the house without travel insurance. Don’t wait until it’s too late to learn the hard way that it’s always better to be safe than sorry.
Kenyan travel insurance firms include:
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