Alianz Assistance

Autumn 2013 Newsletter

The Dangers of Golf


Golfer's elbow aside, the extreme nature of the sport has yet to be truly recognised. From lions and hippos to natural disasters, golf is not always the placid afternoon game it may appear to be.

Golf's extreme nature is evident from the 15,000 golf-cart related injuries, kangaroo attacks in Australia and arm-biting alligators in Florida.

Check out more extreme golfing moments by following the link provided, or share with us your most extreme golfing moments on Facebook.

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Autumn Events

Embark on a colourful adventure with our overview of autumn activities that are to come. Covering the most iconic festivals and events the world has to offer, showcasing culture and celebration so you don't miss out.

Ranging from digesting a moment in history by such events as Diwali, the Festival of Light, in Jaipur, to joining in the greatest feasts America has to offer with their Thanksgiving celebrations of harvest. 

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Share your holiday photos with us on our Facebook page for your chance to win some Mothercare vouchers! (terms and conditions apply)



My Travel Checklist

Pack like a pro with My Travel Checklist, a free widget provided by Allianz Global Assistance.

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EHIC (European Health Insurance Card)

  • Provides you with free or reduced cost state healthcare in all European Economic Area (EEA) countries including Switzerland
  • Covers you for treatment of pre-existing medical conditions
  • EHIC application is entirely free of charge
  • Won’t cover you for:
    • Private Medical Treatment
    • Emergency Evacuation
    • Medical Repatriation

Allianz Global Assistance Travel Insurance covers

  • Medical Associated Expenses up to £10m (including emergency evacuation and repatriation) 
  • Personal Liability up to £2m 
  • Personal Accident up to £20,000 
  • Cancellation or Curtailment up to £5,000 
  • Personal Possessions up to £2,000 
  • Missed departure up to £750

Terms, conditions and exclusions apply.