The Covid-19 vaccines have delivered a much-needed confidence enhance to the over-50s, prompting a surge in holiday bookings for summer season and autumn amongst those that have been newly protected. Nonetheless, there are fears that many is not going to be adequately insured.
Alexandra Wakid, 74, from London, stated she wish to journey to Venice in March as a result of she anticipated to obtain the vaccine by mid-February and her journey had been postponed twice already.
However when she contacted her journey insurer, Axa, Ms Wakid was advised her vaccination would make no distinction to her degree of canopy.
She stated: “To my astonishment they replied that their underwriters would preserve the pandemic exclusion for everyone, together with those that had been vaccinated. And they’re persevering with to gather the total premium.” Ms Wakid’s coverage will cowl her just for medical prices regarding covid, however not cancellations.