Redpoint rescues client via helicopter after he was kicked by a horse

Posted on Posted in Medical Evacuation, Rescue, Travel Insurance, Uncategorized

Fractures to the tibia and kneecap One of Redpoint’s Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance™ clients was at a remote camp by the Mountain Creek in Wyoming, when a wandering grizzly bear spooked one of the horses in his group. The spooked horse, in its frenzy, kicked the client in the leg. The client had significant swelling and […]

Ripcord rescues client by helicopter from K2

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Medical Evacuation, Rescue, Travel Insurance, Uncategorized

‘Within a couple of hours a chopper was dispatched to my isolated area’ An Australian mountaineer and Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance™ client was on K2, the second-highest peak in the world, on the China-Pakistan border, when he fell and sustained injuries that prevented him from walking on his own. He immediately messaged Redpoint’s 24/7 operations […]