Archive for March, 2011

Mario DiLuzio, Travel Insurance Pioneer Dies

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Mario DiLuzio died on Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 at age 79 in Tustin, California. Mario, was a retired executive of The Travelers Insurance Company and was one of the first travel insurance visionaries that changed the world of travel insurance.. Under his leadership The Travelers grew to be the recognized premier travel insurance provider to […]

Natural Disaster and Travel Insurance

Friday, March 11th, 2011

How does travel insurance apply? Travel Insurance policies contain 4 separate coverages that might apply: 1. trip cancellation, 2. trip interruption, 3. missed connection, and 4. travel delay. All 4 of these are “named peril” coverages which will only provide coverage if the claim was caused by one of the specific covered events. The earthquake […]