Have you ever thought about what you would do if you found yourself in an emergency situation while overseas, perhaps even in a country where you didn’t speak the native language?
When you take out travel insurance with Real Insurance, you don’t have to worry, because you will be travelling with Travel Guard.
Travel Guard provides you with access to a team of experienced doctors and other medical professionals who you are able to contact 24/7 for advice and assistance in a medical emergency or other associated problems when you are travelling outside Australia.
Before your trip
The Travel Guard team can help you with advice about which vaccinations are required for the areas you are travelling to, and give information about any local medical conditions at your destinations
During your trip
The team can assist you if you lose your luggage, travel documents or credit cards by connecting you with your nearest embassy
In case of illness
If medical care is needed, the team can direct you to medical facilities, assess the treatment being provided and keep your family and friends back in Australia up to date. The Travel Guard team can also authorise and guarantee payment of any hospital or medical costs, so you can focus on recovery while the travel guard team get through the red tape.
In an emergency
In the event of an emergency or crisis, Travel Guard can decide if and when evacuation is required, and coordinate the evacuation for you. And if your trip is interrupted by an emergency or crisis, the team can help you to reschedule your travel plans for you.
Considering all of the expert assistance offered by Travel Guard, it’s hard to imagine travelling without them.