Redpoint dispatches medic to Mongolia to assist Ripcord client injured in a motorcycle crash

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‘Your services were excellent’ Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client Doug Clark was motorcycling on a dirt track in Mongolia when he crashed and injured his leg. There were no cuts, he still had feeling in his toes, but he was in severe pain. He and his guides thought it was likely he had suffered a […]

Acute asthma interrupts climbing trip in Antarctica and South America. Ripcord reimburses $21K

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Asthma cancels Aconcagua climb A Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client was part of the way through a climbing trip that included two of the world’s Seven Summits, when a bout of acute asthma sent her home early. The 49-year-old was on an itinerary that included climbs of the Vinson Massif — Antarctica’s highest point — […]