In November 2021, the Resource and Development Coordinator, Mr. Moses Odera, came up with the…
When you prepare for your short-term mission, plan early for your trip to be successful.
Travel insurance plays a crucial role in your trip because you want to be sure you are covered in case of any eventualities.
What is Travel Insurance?
Travel insurance is intended to cover any medical expenses incurred while you are on a trip overseas.
It covers trip cancellation, protects you in case you lose your luggage, and flight accidents.
Sometimes many losses may occur during your trip which travel insurance covers.
Here are four reputable insurance companies you can consider while looking for a travel insurance provider.
This is a premier travel insurance provider that is exclusively meant for missionaries and churches.
The main features of this cover are 24 hours assistance for emergency medical assistance, travel, and concierge services.
The special travel insurance they offer can either be single or multi-trip comprehensive insurance plans, coupled with great discounts.
Faith Ventures have three main plans that range between $ 29 to $ 43 depending on what you will settle for -with additional cover for trip cancelation, kidnapping, and liability coverage.
Allianz travel insurance plans range from affordable plans which offer substantial protection in case of traveling mishaps and misfortunes.
If you are a frequent traveler, they have a suitable annual plan that will protect and help you save money during these periods of travels.
As an additional bonus, Allianz travels offer rental car damage protector which is limited to US residents only.
World Nomads Travel Insurance
The key part of this travel insurance is that they offer 24 / 7 emergency assistance while you are away on your trip. Delayed or lost luggage is covered under this policy.
At some point during your trip, you might get unwell and require medical repatriation to your home for advanced medical care -which they cover.
The devil is at work, and you might encounter some unfortunate incidents like terrorism which luckily are covered under this insurance policy.
You may lose your travel documents, get assaulted or encounter angry mother nature and suffer loss. With this type of insurance plan, you can rest easy because your entire trip is covered.
Atlas travels offer international insurance coverage with a wide range of benefits for your international trip. The services provided include emergency medical evacuation and emergency reunion for family support.
All injuries you may encounter will be taken care of under this cover.
In this world of uncertainty, you may encounter political instability in your host county and will need enormous support. This cover will take care of your needs during a natural disaster and assist in hospitalization in case of illness during your trip.
When you shop around for the ideal insurance plan during your trip, the above covers will offer you guidance to make an informed decision.
As you embark on your mission trip, we pray for the very best, but it is safe to be protected because no one knows what might happen or occur.
“Always plan ahead, it wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark”
~Richard Cardinal Cushing