A GUIDE TO TRAVEL INSURANCE for Australians
Check your travel insurance policy closely. You need to make sure the limits of cover are appropriate for your needs otherwise you may be under insured and have to bear part of any loss that exceeds the limits yourself. Therefore you should read the PDS and Policy Wording carefully.
STI Surf Travel Insurance through SureSave or World Nomads has travel plans that will cover your deposits and prepaid travel arrangements, up to 12 months before departure,if your trip is cancelled due to sudden illness or serious injury.
STI Surf Travel Insurance through WE.assist has evacuation procedures for the Maldives, Sumatra, Banyaks, Mentawai, Nias, Telo, West Java, Sumba, Indo Pacific, Bali, Fiji and surrounding islands, surf resorts and boat charters. Due to these remote locations, procedues have been pre-planned to suit the emergency situation.
WE.assist can coordinate medical evacuation and repatriation for those travelers who become suddenly ill or seriously injured whilst travelling abroad. From anywhere in the world, you can call reverse charges via the local operator to avoid call costs.
Once the emergency has been dealt with, you may need to obtain written reports of the incident from the appropriate authorities within 24 hours of discovery and you must inform your insurer within 30 days of your return date by completing a claim form.
Before buying this product, please read the PDS to ensure the product is right for you. Any advice in this website is of a general nature only and has not considered your objectives, financial situation or needs. You understand that the travel insurance contract is between you and SureSave. If having purchased the policy you want to return it you can do so within 14 days of receiving the Certificate of Insurance and obtain a full refund provided no claim has been made and your trip has not commenced.
Surf Travel Insurance/Global Surf Travel Pty Ltd ABN79083338649 AR299807 and SureSave Pty Limited ABN82137885262 AR339902 are Authorised Representatives of Cerberus Special Risks Pty Limited ABN81115932173, AFS License No 308461 (Cerberus). This insurance is underwritten by certain Underwriters at Lloyd's.