High Risk Voyager now includes COVID cover

Specialist travel insurance product for high risk destinations, High Risk Voyager Travel Insurance, has enhanced its product by providing emergency medical, repatriation, funeral expenses and hospital benefit cover for COVID-19.

High Risk Voyager is a highly specialised travel insurance product designed to provide cover for people travelling to high risk destinations worldwide including warzones, disaster zones and areas where the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office have advised against all but essential travel, or all travel.

Managing director of Voyager Insurance, Carl Carter explained: "Most retail travel insurances will not cover anyone travelling to an area where the FCDO advises against travel -- but people still need to travel to these regions for business, volunteering or even to visit friends and family. The FCDO travel warnings and advice used to primarily focus on warnings due to terrorism, kidnapping, crime, etc, but now by far the travel warnings relate to COVID-19."

    Share Story:

Recent Stories


Are property insurers ready for timber
The Structural Timber Association is gearing up to help all stakeholders in the construction supply chain to fully appreciate the advantages of building in timber, how to deliver such projects and most importantly to understand and manage the risks.

The changing face of BC and WAR
The working environment has changed quite dramatically for many over the last six months. With social distancing and the rise of homeworking, it is not just how businesses operate that has changed, but also how they recover. In this podcast we discuss some of the challenges created by the quick shift to home working, why the office may not have seen its last days and how the current environment can impact the ability of a business to recover.