How to... Get Your Travel Insurance Claims Paid

How to... Get Your Travel Insurance Claims Paid

  1. Time: money losses should be reported to police within 24 hours. Other claims, such as theft of property should be notified to the insurance company as soon as possible.
  2. Extra expenses: if you travel against medical advice you won't be covered for any extra expenses you incur
  3. Seek medical advice: it's very important to seek medical advice in the country you're in, even if its for a minor injury - don't book a flight home to see a doctor as this may not be covered!
  4. Accessing important information: most travel insurers issue emergency assistance cards. Distribute to all relevant employees as soon as possible. If you have an internal intranet, post the details on there or include details with travel documents.
  5. Emergency call: when contacting an emergency provider, make sure you have the following information to hand
  • Name of the person
  • Policy number
  • Contact details of the person concerned
  • The address where they are located
  • Nature of the emergency or the assistance required
  • Employer’s name

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Our in-depth understanding of the unique risk exposures in the art world means we speak your language - and we can save you time and hassle in the event of a claim. Our expertise is backed up with efficient and highly personal service and our wealth of experience spans over 50 years.

Whatever your specialism, we’ll take a creative and innovative approach to structuring your Fine Arts insurance programme and select for you an insurer who demonstrates understanding and experience of your field.  We’ll support you with great advice - helping you manage your risks and make good decisions to protect your organization or collection. 

At La Playa, we’re passionate about the arts and creative industries – many of us are practitioners and active consumers; in fact, La Playa founded the first ever corporate art collective.

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