Flight Cancellations by the Thousands—Does Your Travel Insurance Cover the Cost?

Smart Meetings

Read More : How to Prepare for the Next Crisis: Event Insurance Tips. Travel insurance may be the answer. The insurance provider will reimburse the traveler for “reasonable meals and accommodations” over the course of the delay. Travel insurance covers more than flights.

Event Insurance: A Guide to Cost, Coverage, and Claims

GEVME

Therefore, the best way to be prepared and protected is to be insured. . What is Event Insurance? There are different types of event insurance coverage , and event managers can purchase the most relevant coverage for their needs. Why you need event insurance.

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Insurance 101 for Associations

StraussCA

I recently had the opportunity to connect with Olivia Reed, licensed insurance broker, and Director at BMS Canada Risk Services Ltd. BMS is a specialist insurance brokerage that has a national team dedicated to working with associations and association members across Canada.

Insurance Companies Limit Event Coverage for Coronavirus

EventMB

If you’re thinking about adding coronavirus coverage to your next event’s insurance policy, you’re already too late. The post Insurance Companies Limit Event Coverage for Coronavirus by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

How to Prepare for the Next Crisis: Event Insurance Tips

SmartMeetings

Here are some vital event insurance tips. Insurance Must-Haves. Event cancellation insurance can give you much-needed peace of mind. There are lots of options for events cancellation insurance out there, so shop around to find something that suits your needs.

mia welcomes landmark business interruption insurance ruling

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association has welcomed today’s high court ruling on business interruption insurance polices, which suggests COVID-19 claims should be paid in most cases if policies had pandemic or notifiable disease clauses.

A Reality Check for Obtaining Event Insurance in the Covid Pandemic

EventMB

Event insurance is now top of mind for planners who are able to host in-person events despite the ongoing global pandemic. In times of crisis, people quite rightly want their insurance policies to protect them against issues of concern, […].

Insurance Fraud Detection Using Machine Learning: What You Should Know

Management Events

In 2019, fraudulent insurance claims costed insurance companies in the United Kingdom £1.2 Today, we see a rise in insurance fraud particularly in the property, automotive and healthcare sectors. How to Detect Insurance Fraud. The Insurance Fraud Detection Dataset .

Breaking Down Silos in Insurance With No-Code Technology

Management Events

In recent years, Insurers have sought to digitalize their processes and improve their customer experience , making it more seamless and tailored to the needs of today’s digital consumers. They are not seeking to buy “insurance”. Strong Demand for Digital-native Insurance Products.

UK Is Backing Insurance for Cancelled Events: Hopeful Sign or Too Little Too Late?

EventMB

The post UK Is Backing Insurance for Cancelled Events: Hopeful Sign or Too Little Too Late? The UK’s much anticipated government-backed event ‘reinsurance’ scheme launched late last month, but some question the timing.

Event Insurance Explained

Eventbrite UK

Learn why event insurance is a must-have. The post Event Insurance Explained appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning Featured February Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Event insurance events 101 health and safety regulations Risk assesementIf someone gets hurt at your event or you have to cancel last-minute what would that mean for your business?

Event Insurance: How to Protect Your Event From Threats

EventMB

There are a lot of complexities around event insurance, particularly in terms of event terrorism cover. The face of terrorism is changing and so is the need for event terrorism insurance. The post Event Insurance: How to Protect Your Event From Threats by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Management security insurance event insurance event cover

Post-Pandemic Event Insurance 2021: 5 Tips to Mitigate Risk

Event Age by Swapcard

In the events industry, changing plans and learning to problem solve on the fly are skills you need to have to run a successful event. As the pandemic unfolded, the problems facing organizers became bigger than anything that had been faced before. The industry had to adapt as a result.

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Government-backed insurance scheme to give boost to events industry

Event Industry News

As the economy reopens with the lifting of Covid restrictions, getting the right kind of insurance is acting as a barrier for some events organisers. Today is an important next step as we develop live events insurance to give them the confidence they need to plan for a brighter future.

Insurance for Hybrid Events – What You Need to Know

Eventsforce

The world of insurance today can be a jungle for many event professionals. At the same time, new trends like hybrid events are posing new challenges for insurance companies too. As a savvy event professional, you know how important it is to get insurance for your hybrid event.

An Introduction to Event Insurance Essentials

Event Leadership Institute

While certain occurrences can be handled by quick thinking and taking preventative measures, other things that could go wrong may require insurance. Key Insurance Terms. In order to gain an understanding of insurance for events, it’s important that you understand the jargon.

Boomtown festival cancelled amid Covid insurance row

Event Industry News

The Boomtown festival will not go ahead after organisers said the lack of a government-backed insurance scheme left them staring at a £10m “gamble” The 66,000-capacity event sold out in February and was due to take place at the Matterley Estate, near Winchester, from 11-15 August.

Event Insurance 101 – The Ultimate Guide 

Endless Events

You’re here because you’ve realized you need event insurance and have questions. . This guide will walk you through everything you need to know: Why you need event insurance. The different types of event insurance. The cost of event insurance. And even obtaining a certificate of insurance for the event. . Ready to conquer the big bad world of event insurance? Insurance Turtle dance party via Giphy. Why is Event Insurance Necessary?

7 Considerations: Financial and Insurance Planners Plot the Return to Productive Meetings

SmartMeetings

insurance. In an exclusive webinar with Smart Meetings , “ Hybrid Ready: Tips for Navigating the Bridge Back to Meeting for Finance and Insurance ,” Jennifer Squeglia, member of FICP’s board of directors and head of RLC Events , joined Ann Luketic, marketing specialist with Progressive Insurance, to share seven considerations when planning a hybrid meeting for groups that may be conservative in their return to physical travel.

Government-backed cancellation insurance “critical” for UK festival comeback

Event Industry News

A government-backed cancellation insurance, which European markets including Germany already have in place, and maintaining the cut in VAT for the hospitality sector are two other vital elements in protecting the UK festival map. Insurance is the most critical factor.

EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right

Eventbrite UK

How up to speed are you with insurance for your event? Our next EventTribe live event tackles the big event insurance questions. The post EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Management Event Planning January Leadership / Management Owner Promoter Event insurance event-planning insurance for eventsJoin us on January 24th!

NTIA comment on FCA Supreme Court Appeal Case on Business Interruption Insurance

Event Industry News

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

The post Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

Event Cancellation Insurance: How Much Can It Help?

Special Events

Event cancellation insurance is important, but be sure you understand what you're paying for

Urgent warning to gig-goers as Which? calls on people to check their ticket insurance

Event Industry News

People planning to attend gigs should check their ticket insurance to make sure they’re covered when it comes to Covid, Which? In those circumstances, consumers should not need an insurance policy, Which? Ticket insurers told Which?

Guest blog: Insuring against festival fears

Event Industry News

One of these extras should be insurance, which is no longer a necessary evil but a vital experience-enhancer. Technologies such as machine learning mean insurance policies can be personalised and highly tailored to specific activities, such as attending a festival. Additionally, this type of specialised insurance policy can be parametric in nature, compensating consumers automatically and immediately in response to a pre-agreed trigger. By Eyal Gluska, Co-CEO, Setoo.

Global Insurance Symposium Shapes Future of Industry

Exhibitor Magazine

Des Moines, Iowa: The 2021 Global Insurance Symposium brought together industry and regulatory leaders from around the world for three days of collabo. Shows and Events

EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right

Eventbrite UK

How up to speed are you with insurance for your event? Our next EventTribe live event tackles the big event insurance questions. The post EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Management Event Planning January Leadership / Management Owner Promoter Event insurance event-planning insurance for eventsJoin us on January 24th!

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

The post Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event by Victoria Copans appeared first on [link].

Insurance For Virtual Events – What You Need to Know

Eventsforce

We spoke to the experts at Event Insurance Services to understand more about the top insurance concerns around virtual events and what key areas organisers should think about before taking their next event online. Events have always required comprehensive insurance policies.

Eventinterface partners with Next Wave Insurance Services to offer your attendees event insurance

Eventinterface

We are thrilled to announce that your event attendees, sponsors and exhibitors will now be able to purchase insurance when signing up for your events. The good news is that Eventinterface has partnered with Next Wave Insurance Services offering a solution to the typical “no refund” policy associated with registration fees and conference-related travel. DISCLOSURE: This plan provides insurance coverage that only applies to the covered trip or event. Normal. false. false.

Eventinterface partners with Next Wave Insurance Services to offer your attendees event insurance

Eventinterface

We are thrilled to announce that your event attendees, sponsors and exhibitors will now be able to purchase insurance when signing up for your events. The good news is that Eventinterface has partnered with Next Wave Insurance Services offering a solution to the typical “no refund” policy associated with registration fees and conference-related travel. DISCLOSURE: This plan provides insurance coverage that only applies to the covered trip or event. Normal. false. false.

Take1 Insurance, Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions and Event Safety Alliance Team Up to Offer Free ESAT Training

Exhibitor Magazine

LAGUNA HILLS, CALIFORNIA  Leading entertainment industry insurance solutions provider Take1 Insurance today announced that its underwriting partner. Company News

The AEO and Hiscox Event Insurance renew partnership in 2020

Event Industry News

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has renewed its partnership with Hiscox, leaders in specialist insurance, for the 13 th consecutive year. With over 30 years’ experience of delivering specialist insurance policies to the events industry, we trust them to deliver an unmatchable service to our members, minimising the impact of the unexpected.”. Brand & Agencies News AEO Association of Event Organisers Event Insurance Hiscox Insurance

Terrorist Attack Impacting Travel Plans? You May be Insured

SmartMeetings

Many who were not able to secure accommodations from their airline turned to travel insurance in the hopes that plans without a terror add-on would still cover adjustments, even though a travel advisory has not been issued by the government. Some travel insurance cover extra expenses for changing tickets after an attack. Even if they don’t, some credit card companies include travel accident insurance that may offer some protection.

Connect Weekly: New Event Insurance, Honoring Arnie Sorenson & More

Aventri

Welcome to another edition of Aventri’s Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today’s meeting and event planners should know.

New Take1 Insurance White Paper Explores How to Reopen Live Events Safely

Exhibitor Magazine

LAGUNA HILLS, CALIFORNIA  Leading entertainment industry insurance solutions provider Take1 Insurance today announced the immediate availability of a. Company News

2021 Event Safety Summit Returns December 1-3, 2021, with Take1 Insurance as the Presenting Sponsor

Exhibitor Magazine

LAGUNA HILLS, CALIFORNIA  Leading entertainment industry insurance solutions provider Take1 Insurance will return as the Presenting Sponsor of the 20. Shows and Events

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COVID-19 and Event Insurance: What You Need to Know

Eventsforce

Many are also having to deal with the financial consequences of cancelling and rescheduling events – which adds another level of burden especially when it comes to dealing with insurance cover. We spoke to insurance expert, Kris Barnfather from Eggar Forrester Creative to find out.

Ask the Expert: The Importance of Event Insurance

Eventsforce

Event insurance helps organisers protect their events against unexpected situations which would otherwise leave them subject to hefty costs, potential lawsuits and loss of business. In fact, planning for event insurance is something that should be at the top of an organiser’s to-do list as leaving it late may mean not finding the cover you need. Have a look at what she had to say: What type of insurance do you need for organising an event?