Ripcord reimburses for interrupted climbing trip due to death in the family

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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 client with a comprehensive policy for his trip, he filed a claim and was reimbursed for the days of the climbing course he missed, plus the losses incurred from changes made to his airline tickets and ground transportation in New York.

Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance™ combines the best medevac and rescue insurance with travel insurance benefits such as trip cancellation, trip interruption, lost baggage, primary medical expense coverages, and more. Ripcord is powered by Redpoint Resolutions, a medical and travel risk security company owned and operated by special operations veterans and physicians.

Redpoint covers almost 10 million people worldwide and has evacuated clients from all seven continents.