Travel insurance is designed to protect you from financial losses due to unforeseeable events. That means benefits may not apply for events that were public knowledge when you purchased your plan. For your convenience, you can refer to this page for coverage alerts on some known and foreseeable events that may not be covered.

LATEST EVENTS

Events listed below are considered known and foreseeable, as of the dates posted with them. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, and there may be events considered known or foreseeable not listed below. Be sure to revisit this page to check for new coverage alerts when reviewing your travel insurance plan documents.

Coverage Alerts
February 2, 2024

U.S. Coverage Alert – 2019 Novel Coronavirus/COVID-19

UPDATED JANUARY 19, 2023 COVID-19 is a known and evolving epidemic that is affecting travel worldwide, with continued spread and impacts expected. COVID-19 became a known event on January 22,…
Coverage Alerts
February 2, 2024

Israel-Hamas Armed Conflict

Last updated: December 4, 2023 On October 7, 2023, armed Hamas combatants began an invasion of areas of southern Israel and thousands of rockets have been fired from Gaza into…

2024

  • Jan 5, 2024
    Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft Temporary Grounding
  • Jan 8, 2024
    State of Emergency in Equador
  • Jan 7, 2024
    Winter Storm across US
  • Jan 2, 2024
    Earthquake in Ishikawa, Japan

2023

  • Dec 18, 2023
    Grindavik, Iceland Volcano Eruption
  • Nov 11, 2023
    Grindavik, Iceland Residents Evacuated
  • Oct 7, 2023
    Attacks on Israel
  • Sep 23, 2023
    Tropical Storm Ophelia
  • Sep 7, 2023
    Hurricane Lee
  • Aug 28, 2023
    Tropical Storm Idalia
  • Aug 22, 2023
    Tropical Storm Franklin
  • Aug 22, 2023
    Tropical Storm Harold
  • Aug 20, 2023
    Tropical Storm Hilary
  • Aug 10, 2023
    Maui Wildfires
  • Jun 30, 2023
    Hurricane Beatriz
  • Jun 30, 2023
    Hurricane Adrian
  • Jun 19, 2023
    Tropical Storm Bret
  • Jun 7, 2023
    FAA Briefly Halts New York Area Flights
  • Apr 18, 2023
    FAA Issues Nationwide Ground Stop for Southwest Airlines Flights
  • Mar 31, 2023
    High Risk Storm Alert for Midwest & Mid-South
  • Jan 11, 2023
    FAA Computer Outage
  • Jan 3, 2023
    Southwest Airlines’ Flight Cancellations

2022

  • Dec 21, 2022
    Pre-Christmas Blizzard
  • Nov 29, 2022
    Mauna Loa Eruption
  • Nov 18, 2022
    Great Lakes Area Snow Storm
  • Nov 7, 2022
    Tropical Storm Nicole
  • Sep 25, 2022
    Tropical Storm Ian
  • Sep 20, 2022
    Hurricane Fiona
  • Feb 22, 2022
    Russian Invasion of Ukraine
  • Jan 31, 2022
    Winter Storm Landon
  • Jan 26, 2022
    Late January Nor’easter
  • Jan 21, 2022
    Winter Storm Jasper
  • Jan 20, 2022
    5G Cellular Network Rollout
  • Jan 14, 2022
    Winter Storm Izzy
  • Jan 6, 2022
    Winter Storm Garrett
  • Jan 4, 2022
    New Year’s Winter Storm