Getcover Travel insurance policies bought on or after the10th July 2020, include cover for the following scenarios:
Cancellation & Curtailment
Cancellation & Curtailment cover will apply in the event of:
you, your travelling companion or any person you have arranged to stay with during your trip receiving a diagnosis of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
within 14 days of the start of the trip or in the case of being admitted to hospital with a Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) diagnosis within 28 days of the start of the trip; or
one of your close relatives or a close business associate being admitted to hospital with a Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) diagnosis at the time of the trip
The policy will not cover claims arising within 7 days of the date you purchased this insurance or the time of booking any trip, whichever is the later,
except where the insurance is purchased within 48 hours of booking the trip.
Emergency Medical Expenses
Our policies will cover you for Emergency Medical and other Expenses, provided that You are not travelling to a country or specific area or event to which the Travel Advice Unit of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice or the World Health Organisation (WHO) or similar body has advised against all or all but essential travel.
For policies bought before the 10th July 2020, please contact us on 01 290 8833