5th July 2010
Event ticket insurance cover is especially designed to give you
greater peace of mind on your investment. The things that should come to
your mind when buying expensive tickets should be what if the show or a
match is cancelled due to bad weather, you suddenly get sick, or you
have a loved one who becomes ill or injured, you may not be able to go
to the event. Same is the case, when you are flying, what if the flights
are cancelled. Of course if you have taken out ticket insurance, then
you don’t really need to worry about these issues, as you'll be
reimbursed for your ticket price, including any taxes or shipping
charges if you are unable to make it to an event or if you can’t fly.
• Event ticket insurance policies are developed by leading specialty
insurance and assistance provider, offering cover for many things, for
a. If you are prevented by an illness or an injury from being able to
use the event ticket, or if a family member is hospitalised or you need
to look after them. If you, an event companion, or immediate family
b. If you are unable to make it to an event due to a traffic accident.
c. If your car breaks down within 48 hours of the event. If your home or
business is uninhabitable as a result of flood or other natural
disasters, fire, vandalism or burglary.
d. Flight delay- if your plane or other common carrier is delayed due to
weather while going to the event.
e. If you are required to work by your employer during the event or if
you are relocated by your company over 100 miles or so from your home.
f. If you miss an event as a result of a military orders or duty.
• Most event ticket insurance companies offer a full refund of the
purchase price, including shipping fees and taxes, if the ticket holder
cannot go to the event due to personal, medical or travel reasons. They
work towards the best interest of their customers and help them protect
their financial investment. This will build buyer loyalty and encourage
future repeat purchases and ultimately lead to increased ticket sales.
• There is usually no penalty if you change your mind and a full refund
of the premium is made within 10 days of buying the event ticket
insurance as long as the ticket has not been used and no claim has been
• If you have to cancel your travel due to any pre existing medical
condition on the day you bought the insurance, you will not get a
• You can make your claims online or contact the specialist and for a
Tickets to live events can be really expensive and include some big
risk. With event ticket insurance in place, you are assured that your
financial loss will be covered if you are unable to attend an event for
any reasons beyond your control.