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Skiing Off Piste (without a Guide) Travel Insurance

When you embark on a Skiing holiday, it is essential to get sufficient Travel Insurance cover for your trip, this is particularly important if you are thinking about going Off Piste Skiing /  Snowboarding (wthout a Guide).

Off Piste Skiing / Snowboarding is an adventurous, risky and potentially downright dangerous sport and you should ensure that your Travel Insurance policy includes Medical and Repatriation cover, and Air Ambulance and Mountain Rescue from the slopes.

Unique to this policy, we cover Search and Rescue up to £50,000 in the event of an accident or injury whilst taking part in a Sport or Activity.

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Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.

To get a quote by telephone or email, contact us on 01273 773 422 info@jsinsurance.co.uk

Summary of Cover

PART A

Section & Cover Limit Per Person Excess
Medical & Emergency Expenses £10,000,000 £100
Search & Rescue £50,000 £500
Personal Liability £2,000,000 -
Personal Accident £5,000 -
Activity Equipment £1,000 £75
Delayed Activity Equipment £200 -
Activity Equipment Hire £300 -
Legal Expenses £25,000 -
Curtailment £2,000 £100

PART B

Section & Cover Limit Per Person Excess
Personal Possessions £2,000 £75
Delayed Possessions £200 -
Loss of Personal Money £300 £75
Loss of Travel Documents £1,000 £75
Cancellation £5,000 £100
Travel Disruption £1,000 -
Travel Delay £120 -
Abandonment £5,000 £100

Adventure Sports Travel Insurance is arranged for JS Travel Insurance through P J Hayman & Company Limited who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 497103). Registered office: Stansted House, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire PO9 6DX. Reg no. 2534965. Adventures Travel Insurance is underwritten by Antares Syndicate 1274 at Lloyd’s. Antares is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.

Covid-19 / Coronavirus Cover

Our Travel Insurance can cover you to travel provided the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) is not advising against all, or all but essential travel to your destination and it is not on the red list.

All customers must follow the advice of the FCDO at the time of travel and for the duration of their trip. This includes returning to the UK if the FCDO changes their travel advice based on the risks presented at the time. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

  • Emergency Medical treatment and Repatriation, when medically necessary, if you contract COVID-19 whilst abroad.

Search and Rescue

Any costs incurred from a specialist Local Rescue Organisation for Search, Rescue and Emergency Transfer to a hospital, up to £50,000 in the event of an accident.

Search and Rescue costs are covered for a period not exceeding 72 hours from the time at which assistance is first summoned.

Off Piste Skiing / Snowboarding (without a Guide)

You will need this type of cover only if you are leaving the Resort Boundaries and Ski Patrol Areas, which have been defined by the Resort Management.

It is important before you go Off Piste Skiing / Snowboarding without a Guide that you research this and check with the Resort website for further details.

Especially if you are doing it without a Guide, you should be extra careful and eliminate as many risks as possible.

Of course, the chance of avalanches and accidents remains high when Off Piste Skiing / Snowboarding, even more so when you venture into pristine, untouched and unfamiliar terrain.

Pre Existing Medical Conditions

If you have pre existing medical conditions and you plan to do a Off Piste Skiing / Snowboarding without a Guide whilst travelling abroad, we are able to provide you with a policy.

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Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.


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