In Bangkok, Redpoint VP presents strategies to protect employees detained by foreign governments

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Interrogated, detained and hospitalized in India for an illegal satellite device Redpoint Vice President Ted Muhlner was at the International Travel and Health Insurance Conference – Asia Pacific (ITIC – APAC), presenting strategies to companies on how to prepare for, and react to, an employee’s detention by a foreign government. In one recent Redpoint case, […]

Ripcord client and Tusker guide look back on Nepal earthquake and evacuation, two years later

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‘It was like an angel coming down, it was amazing’ Two years after the Nepal earthquake, a Ripcord client and a Tusker Trail guide reflect on the fear of being stranded near Everest Base Camp after a 7.8 magnitude quake and an ensuing avalanche, and the salvation of a Russian helicopter coming through the parting […]

HI Travel Tales answers the question: Do I need medical evacuation insurance?

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‘Know exactly what to expect before you need help’ Travel writer Michael Hodgson reviews medical evacuation insurance in Hi Travel Tales, combing through the fine print of various policies and explaining what travelers can expect: Whether you are counting on your travel insurance plan, the coverage as part of your premium credit card benefits, or […]