Updated: May 26
Travel tech joins forces with top-rated insurer to provide comprehensive, critical traveler protections along with high-touch customer service.
UNITED STATES - March 8th, 2023 - AirLegit, an air travel technology company, today announced its partnership with Applied Warranty & Insurance Services to offer travel insurance protection to U.S. residents. The travel insurance solution includes all critical traveler protections, such as trip cancellation, trip interruption, travel delay, baggage delay and medical and dental emergency assistance. Additional relevant protections also include frequent travel awards reimbursement and pet care benefits.
“We are excited to partner with Applied’s expert underwriting team,” said Vladimir Poletaev, Chief Insurance Officer at AirLegit. “This new solution enhances the experience for our partners’ air travelers, providing them the additional peace of mind that their adventure is protected.” Mr. Poletaev said the product is now available through AirLegit’s partner API. “It’s a great fit for online travel agencies, corporate travel managers and travel agents of any size,” he added.
Daniel Valera, AVP of Underwriting and Product Development at Applied Warranty & Insurance Services, said: “We have delivered an expertly crafted and thoughtfully relevant travel insurance solution. Combining it with travel technology for seamless fulfillment and high-touch customer experience makes it an easy product for our travel retailing partners to implement and manage.”
Travel Insurance is offered and produced by Cognitive Junction Inc. d/b/a AirLegit and Cognitive Junction Insurance Agency. Insurance coverages underwritten by Zurich American Insurance Company, a New York domiciled company with its principal place of business at 1299 Zurich Way, Schaumburg, IL 60196 (NAIC # 16535). The terms and conditions of the policy described in this brief summary are governed by the individual policy document that contains the complete terms. In the event of any discrepancy between the information in this brief summary and the policy, the policy document shall govern. This is intended as a general description of certain types of insurance available to qualified customers, provided solely for informational purposes.
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