Tata AIG General teams up with Cleartrip.com to offer travel insurance

Written by Businesswire India | Mumbai, August 27: | Updated: Aug 28 2008, 15:49pm hrs
Cleartrip, Indias favorite online travel portal has teamed up with Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd. (Tata AIG General) to offer domestic travel insurance solutions to its customers. This new product called TravInsure can be purchased by customers through a simple tick while making their domestic airline bookings.

TravInsure covers Cleartrip travelers against the following pitfalls of modern day travel:

-- Flight delays

-- Medical expenses incurred while traveling

-- Lost baggage

-- Flight cancellations due to sickness, injury or Death.

The policy can be bought online for just Rs. 129 per round trip. The policy is valid for the duration of a round trip cross-sector travel or 30 days from the date of booking.

Cleartrip now offers travel insurance to meet the changing needs of the Indian consumer. Speaking about TravInsure by Tata AIG General, Mr. Noel Swain, Vice President -Marketing Cleartrip, said, At Cleartrip, we always try to add more value to the services we offer to our customers. This initiative will ensure that travelers feel safe and secure while using our services. And what better partner than Tata AIG General which offers excellent quality in their travel insurance products.

Commenting on the association, Mr. Gaurav D. Garg, Managing Director, Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd. said, We are delighted to tie up with Cleartrip to offer a meaningful yet an inexpensive product to their customers. As modern India takes to the skies, it is becoming increasingly important to offer greater value to customers. With this partnership Tata AIG General has consolidated dominance in the space of Domestic Travel Insurance in addition to leadership in overseas Travel Insurance.

The TravInsure policy will cover damages ranging from Rs1,500 to Rs 7,50,000.