Lost Your Passport Abroad..? Don’t Lose Your Head!

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ConsularAssist comes to your aid

You know the drill when travelling abroad: Pack your bags, make transport arrangements, organise and safely store your travel documents, check that you have your passport, check again, and again…

The care we take to secure the safety of our travel documents, especially our passports, is certainly justified. After all, a ..Read more

Why Do You Need Travel Insurance?

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Why do you need travel insurance?

The idea behind travelling is to enjoy a vacation or otherwise relax and have a fun time. But there’s that nagging thought in the back of your mind wondering what will happen to you if something unexpected and potentially catastrophic occurs? Will you be able to afford it? That’s where ..Read more

When only a Superhero will do!

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Consularcare provides immediate support, expert advice and dedicated resolution services with our team of specialists who are on hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in 198 countries, in the event of a short-term crisis or a complex catastrophe.

One such crisis occurred when 19-year-old Matthew went travelling to ..Read more

Travel Friction Report Highlights the Need to Protect Travelling Staff

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Travel friction report and why we need to protect business travelling staff

Travel friction is the relatively new term used to describe the negative impact on a person’s wellbeing caused by business travel. Whilst it is generally applied to frequent travellers, the stress related to travel can apply to any mobile member of the workforce. The negative impact of travel friction include ..Read more

Identifying and Managing Risk for Business Travel

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Best practice tips for business travel risk management

If things go wrong for employees travelling for business purposes, the effects can be far-reaching and very expensive. It is crucial for any size of organisation to have a current Travel Policy, adequate insurance (including assistance), and contingency plans in case of emergencies. If you have a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery ..Read more

Does Social Media affect the way you prepare for travel?

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Using social media to travel safely

When it comes to travel, it doesn’t matter whether you’re off on a deal-breaking business trip, a romantic city break, a gap year adventure, or a family holiday with your 2.4 children; in today’s volatile world, it is crucial to prepare. Gone are the days that a quick list of ..Read more

Best Practice in Safe Business Travel

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Consularcare's top tips for safe business travel

When it comes to best practice in business travel, there is a broad range of topics to consider. For this article, we will look at the key areas that impact the well-being of the individual and the reputation of their employer.

Safety
Travelling abroad for any purpose has its risks, and in ..Read more

Welcome to Will Sommerville

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Consularcare welcomes new Business Development Director

We are delighted to welcome Will Sommerville to the team; he will play a pivotal role in the company as our new Business Development Director. Will has over 20 years’ experience in sales and business development, much of which was earned in the insurance and assistance industries, including key roles ..Read more

Start Your Adventure: Studying Abroad

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Thinking about setting off and taking on a new part of the world? Are you a bored student; tired of the same grey skies above your home in the UK? If this sounds familiar to you, maybe it’s time to study abroad!

There are lots of things that should be considered ..Read more

Don’t fall victim to the scammers

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Even the most experienced traveller is more vulnerable to becoming a victim of scams when abroad. You’re likely to be either more relaxed, physically and mentally, if you are travelling for leisure purposes, or distracted and pressured if you are abroad for business meetings; either way, you may present as ..Read more