The following new benefits and increased limits for existing cover have been made. Please refer to the ‘Benefits’ section in the Policy for a full overview of the cover, terms, conditions and exclusions that apply. Capitalised terms are defined and can be found in the T&C’s.
Changes to qualifying travel purchases for Domestic Returns Trips
Your Travel Insurance cover now includes self-drive road trips where you spend $500 or more on accommodation on your American Express Card. A Domestic Return Trip must be over 150kms radius away from Your Home or Your Work. Please see Eligibility Table section of the Policy for full details.
Business Trip Completion Cover
New cover has been added under this section to cover Alternative Employee Expenses incurred in transporting a substitute person to complete your original business trip, up to $10,000 for additional airfares, up to $3,000 for accommodation and meals and up to $150 for other essential expenses incurred in transporting the Alternative Employee.
Card Account Balance Waiver Cover
Your Travel Insurance now includes Card Account Balance Waiver Cover for the outstanding balance of your Card Account, up to $10,000 should you suffer a loss under Public Transport Accident Cover.
Public Transport Accident Cover
The Transport Accident Cover section now sits under the Personal Accident Cover and is known as Public Transport Accident Cover.