‘I will always recommend you to my family and friends’ Branimir M., a Ripcord client climbing Mt Aconcagua in Argentina, experienced severe dental pain caused by changes in atmospheric pressure. He had to abandon his ascent of the highest peak in South America, and was evacuated off of the mountain. This also meant that Branimir […]
‘We wanted an insurance company with a reputation for working off the beaten path’ Tara and Jeff Requist have been to Greenland before, but this time around, it’s going to be different. “It was kind of a touristy thing the last time we were there,” Tara said. “This time, we were looking for something human-powered.” […]
Redpoint pays up front for evacuations it organizes Climbing and trekking season in the Southern Hemisphere is ramping up, and with it, the likelihood that a client is going to need a rescue and/or a reimbursement. A comprehensive policy with Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance offers both, but it’s important to understand the difference.
Trip to Pacific Northwest cut short An Arizona man was about halfway through a climbing course in the Pacific Northwest when he received the saddening news that a family member had died. He descended from the mountain and soon boarded a flight to New York to attend the funeral. As a Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance […]
Hurricanes Irma and Maria destroy Antarctic vacation A Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client was gearing up for an 11-day photography workshop in Antarctica and Argentina when disaster struck: Two hurricanes, Irma and Maria, barreled through the island where she lived and decimated her business. She was told it would take months before her offices would […]