Traveling doesn’t always follow the plan. If your employees face an emergency far from home, they can call worldwide emergency travel assistance from Unum.
Even the most thorough itinerary can’t prevent lost medication, accidents or sudden illnesses. So help your employees prepare — with Unum’s worldwide emergency travel assistance. This service is available 24/7 to employees when they travel 100 or more miles away from home, whether for work or pleasure.
Wherever they go, this service gives your covered employees, their families* and travel companions access to:
Emergency travel assistance is available with group life and group long term and short term disability insurance. It’s one more way Unum benefits can protect your valuable employees.
* A spouse traveling on business for his or her employer is not covered by the program.
Worldwide emergency travel assistance services are provided by Assist America, Inc. All emergency travel assistance must be arranged by Assist America, which pays for all services it provides. Medical expenses such as prescriptions or physician, lab or medical facility fees are paid by the employee or the employee’s health insurance. Services are available with selected Unum insurance offerings. Hospital admission is coordinated by Assist America, Inc. It may require a validation of your medical insurance or an advance of funds to the foreign medical facility. You must repay any expenses related to emergency hospital admissions to Assist America, Inc. within 45 days. Exclusions, limitations and prior notice requirements may apply, and service features, terms and eligibility criteria are subject to change. These services are not valid after termination of coverage and may be withdrawn at any time. Employees are covered for business or personal travel; spouses and dependent children are covered for personal travel only. Please contact your Unum representative for full details. For trips longer than 90 days, expatriate coverage is available.