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Expanded Travelers’ Insurance Announced By Two Major Insurers

CSA Travel Protection and Europ Assistance USA have teamed up to offer trekkers convenient 24-hour travel response and assistance, seven days a week, 365 days a year. The joined network offers travelers security and improved customer service with a human touch. Six in 10 people they surveyed said they believe having travel insurance gives them peace of mind while on the road.

Both CSA and Europ Assistance focus on providing consumers with personal, quick unparalleled customer service for both leisure and business travelers. In addition to emergency medical transportation, luggage coverage and concierge services, the new network offers added protection and benefits, including:

"Europ Assistance has a global network of dedicated staff in virtually any country of the world," said Mr. Les D. Maine, chairman and president of CSA. "This helps us provide convenience, security and assistance expected from our valued customers. And Europ's plans will grow with ours."

Peace of mind is a benefit CSA prides itself on providing, and it's one that is one the top of the list with travelers. According to a recent survey conducted by the U.S. Travel Insurance Association (UStiA), six in 10 people said they believe having travel insurance gives them peace of mind while on the road.

  • Travel Companion Assistance - Individuals traveling with the insured are also covered if a medical emergency interrupts the trip.
  • Pet Return - If an emergency makes it impossible for a traveler to tend to a pet with them on the trip, CSA will care for the pet and arrange a safe trip home.
  • Vehicle Return - A designated person or provider will take your automobile home, or drop a rented car off at the agency, if mechanical or medical issues prevent the traveler from driving the vehicle.

Guillaume Deybach, president and CEO of Europ Assistance USA, said "Our company prides itself on being the human face of emergency travel assistance. Teaming up with a company like CSA that shares our vision and values was a given."

CSA insurance policies include the Europ Assistance USA 24/7/365 assistance plan.
CSA Travel Protection provides affordable travel insurance and emergency assistance services.

Europ Assistance USA, headquartered in Washington, DC, is a part of the multinational Europ Assistance Group.


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