travelers insuranceTravelers Insurance Company issued the first automobile insurance policy to Dr. Truman Martin of Buffalo in 1898. His policy cost $12.25 and gave him $500 in coverage. Martin was primarily concerned about accidents between his automobile (one of only 4,000 in the nation) and horses, which numbered about 20 million at the time. Today there is Travelers insurance coverage for:

  • You, your family or even your travel companions, that become sick or injured and prevented from traveling.
  • You become ill or injured abroad and need medical assistance.
  • You are injured during your trip and need to be medically evacuated.
  • Terrorism protection if you cancel your trip due to a terrorist incident.
  • Unannounced Strike which causes complete cessation of services of your common carrier for at least 48consecutive hours.
  • Weather which causes complete cessation of services of your common carrier for at least 48consecutive hours.
  • Burglary of you or your traveling companions primary residence within 10 days of departure or during your trip.
  • Felonious assault of you or your traveling companion within 10 days of departure or during Your trip. Your luggage is lost or damaged.
  • Your plane is delayed and you end up paying additional expenses./li>

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