Our trip to Brazil was supposed to be a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, but it was interrupted by a medical emergency my husband had. It was not a pretty situation, but we got through it with the help of our travel insurance. In the end, we had to travel back to Europe by ambulance jet, which was the safest and most comfortable option for my husband’s condition… In this video, I want to share with you what happened to us and how our travel insurance played a crucial role in getting us through the unexpected medical emergency. I’ll also tell you what I would look for if I needed a different travel insurance and what tips I can give to be better prepared for an emergency when traveling.
Travel insurance is essential when traveling abroad, especially when visiting countries with different healthcare systems and cultures. It provides peace of mind and financial protection in unexpected situations such as accidents, illnesses and even trip cancelations.
During our trip to Brazil, my husband’s health suddenly deteriorated and we needed to seek immediate medical attention. We were relieved to have travel insurance that covered medical expenses and organized our safe repatriation.
In hindsight, I realized that there are some crucial things to consider when choosing travel insurance. It is important to review the coverage, exclusions and limitations, as well as the emergency assistance services offered.
Finally, I’ll talk about what happens next for us after a medical emergency and how we deal with the unexpected situation. I hope this video helps you better understand the importance of travel insurance and how it can help you in emergencies.
This video is divided into four parts:
- What happened to us and how travel insurance helped us
- What I would look for in travel insurance
- How to better prepare for medical emergencies abroad
- What happens next for us …
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