Safe Travels USA Insurance is a temporary accident and sickness medical plan for non-US citizens visiting the USA or while traveling outside thier home country. The plan is primary insurance (no need to have a domestic health insurance active) and is suitable for tourists and visitors to the United States who come for leisure or business. Safe Travels USA Travel Insurance also works as an ideal coverage for relatives or parents visiting USA.
Safe Travels USA is a visitor insurance policy that can be initially purchased for a minimum of 5 days up to a maximum of 364 days, the coverage may be extended or renewed without lapse in coverage. This plan is not available to US Citizens, US Residents or US green card holders in the USA or US green card holders traveling to the USA. Review the plan brochure and summary of benefits to understand both insurance and non-insurance benefits included. The policy certificate has the complete description of all of the terms, conditions, and exclusions.
Safe Travels USA Insurance plan is offered and administered by Trawick International, the policy is underwritten by Crum & Forster, SPC, rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best.
- Quote and Buy Safe Travels USA Insurance online, instant ID cards and proof of coverage.
- Review the Safe Travels USA Insurance Brochure for plan summary of benefits.
- Review the Safe Travels USA Insurance Certificate for policy details and exclusions.
Safe Travels USA Insurance Review
Safe Travels USA Insurance plan review and highlights of coverage. Safe Travels USA Visitor Insurance policy highlights are as follows:
- Eligiblity: Individuals and families visiting the USA or traveling outside their home country worldwide.
- Maximum coverage choices from $50K up to $1 million USD for emergency medical and hospitalization.
- Coverage from 5 days to 364 days; renew uninterrupted policy to extend expiration dates up to 2 years (24 consecutive months).
- Unexpected recurrence of a Pre-Existing Medical Condition up to $1,000
- Wide network of doctors or hospitals available in the First Health PPO Network
- $75 Doctor Wellness Visit Benefit and Telemedicine option covered
- Optional Riders available: Athletic sports and Return to Home coverage
- Not available to US Citizens, US Residents or US green card holders
- Covered en-route to USA and in countries during travel
- Insurance for medical accident and sickness, emergency medical and political evacuation, repatriation of remains, trip interruption, baggage, and accidental death & dismemberment
- Premium Rates, please use the quote buy link to generate an online quote for plan rates.
- COVID-19: Plan offers coverage for testing/treatment COVID-19 / coronavirus. (Both the World Health Organization (WHO) and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have declared this disease as a global pandemic.)
Safe Travels USA Insurance – Plan Brochure
Review the Safe Travels USA Visitor Insurance brochure which includes the high level summary of benefits and coverage.
- Plan Brochure: Safe Travels USA Visitor Insurance Brochure
Safe Travels USA Insurance – Certificate Description of Coverage
Review all the Safe Travels USA Visitor Insurance policy details in the master certificate of coverage wording below:
- Certificate of Insurance: Safe Travels USA Insurance Certificate
Safe Travels USA Insurance PPO Network
Safe Travels USA Insurance has an extensive USA based and international PPO network of doctors, hospitals, diagnostic labs, and other caregivers. The plan uses the third-party FirstHealth PPO network for caregivers and providers, both for care inside USA and outside America.
- Provider Network: Search and find doctors, hospitals, labs, and other providers within the Trawick Insurance PPO Network to to save on coinsurance charges which is typically incurred outside the network.
Safe Travels USA Insurance – Quote/Buy Online or Apply
Quote, apply and buy the Safe Travels USA Insurance policy securely and instantly online. Alternatively, print/ and complete the paper application to send along with the requisite premium amount payment to the address on application.
- Quote/Buy Online: Get instant quote & Buy Safe Travels USA Insurance coverage online.
- Application Form: Complete, mail/fax the Safe Travels USA Insurance Paper Application along with the required premium payment.
Safe Travels USA Insurance – Renew/Extend Coverage
Safe Travels USA visitor insurance coverage duration can be extended as plan is renewable, you can extend the policy coverage dates up to a total duration of 364 days, as long as the policy has NOT lapsed or expired.
Renew Policy: Extend the Safe Travels USA Insurance plan coverage dates using the following link to Renew Trawick Insurance Plans online.
Safe Travels USA Insurance – Claims
Download and submit the claims form along with for detailed information including receipts for all medical bills for review and processing. You can also check the status of your claim online
- Claims: Download the Safe Travels USA Insurance Claims form on the Trawick Insurance Client Resources page.
Safe Travels USA Insurance Plan Details
Safe Travels USA Insurance is available for non-U.S. citizens/residents who are visiting the United States, or while traveling outside home country. Coverage is suitable both for business or leisure travelers to the U.S., international tourists, individuals or family who are on a holiday to America. This is a brief summary of the features available in Safe Travels USA plan. It is not a contract of insurance. This plan includes both insurance and non-insurance benefits. Limitations and exclusions apply. Please refer to the plan certificate for more details.
|Plan Name||Safe Travels USA|
|Quote & Buy Online||Buy Safe Travels USA Insurance|
|Renew Coverage Online||Safe Travels USA Insurance plan is renewable up to 364 days, if the policy is not lapsed and currently active.|
|Review Plan Brochure||Safe Travels USA Visitor Insurance Brochure|
|Coverage Period or Duration||Coverage period minimum length of 5 days to maximum of 364 days (12 months)|
|Benefit Period||180 days (amount of time you have from the date of your injury/illness to receive treatment).|
|Policy Maximum||Choice of $50,000, $100,000, $250,000 $500,000 or $1,000,000 USD.|
|Deductible Options||In Network $0
Out of Network $0, $100, $250, $500, $1,000, $2500, $5000
|Co-Insurance:||In Network, plan pays up to 100% up to the plan maximum.
Out of Network, plan pays up to 80% for the first $5,000 beyond selected deductible, then 100% up to the plan maximum.
Outside of the USA, plan pays up to 100% up to the plan maximum.
|Emergency Medical / Hospitalization||Hospital/ICU Room & Board Charge covered 100% up to Policy Maximum.|
|Doctor / Physician Visit||100%
Outpatient Medical and Telemedicine is also covered.
|Labs and Diagnostics||covered 100% up to Policy Maximum
X-rays and labs must be ordered by the physician.
|Prescription Drugs / Medicines||covered 100% up to Policy Maximum
Ongoing prescriptions prior to purchase of policy will not be covered.
|Emergency During Pregnancy||Emergency Medical Treatment of Pregnancy up to $1,000 (subject to Out of Network Deductible)|
|Mental or Nervous Disorders||covered up to $2,500
Chronic conditions will not be covered.
|Physical Therapy||Physiotherapy, Physical Medicine or Chiropractic covered up to $50 per visit per day (10 visits)
Must be ordered by attending physician. Usual Reasonable and Customary.
|Dental Treatment||covered up to $250.
Sudden Dental Pain (Acute, spontaneous and unexpected)
|Emergency Medical Evacuation||100% (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Political/Natural Disaster Evacuation||$25,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Repatriation of Remains||Return of Mortal Remains up to $50,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Local Burial/Cremation||$5,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Emergency Reunion||$15,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Return of minor Child(ren)||$5,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)
Applies to Travel Companion also
|Trip Interruption||$5,000 per policy period (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Loss of Checked-in Baggage||Lost Baggage up to $1,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)|
|Pre-Existing Conditions||Unexpected Recurrence of a Pre-Existing Condition up to $1,000
“Pre-Existing Condition” means Any Injury, illness, Sickness, disease, or other physical, medical, mental or nervous disorder, condition or ailment that, with reasonable medical certainty, existed at the time of Application or at any time during the 36 months prior to the Effective Date of this insurance, whether or not previously manifested, symptomatic or known, diagnosed, Treated, or disclosed to the Company prior to the Effective Date, and including any and all subsequent, chronic or recurring complications or consequences related thereto or resulting or arising therefrom. This specifically includes but is not limited to any medical condition, Sickness, Injury, illness, disease, mental illness or mental nervous disorder, for which medical advice, diagnosis, care or Treatment was recommended or received or for which a reasonably prudent person would have sought Treatment during the 36 month period immediately preceding the Effective Date of Coverage under this Certificate. A Pre-Existing Condition which is a chronic or congenital condition or that gradually becomes worse over time and/or known, scheduled, required, or expected medical care, drugs or Treatments existing or necessary prior to the Effective Date are not considered to be an Acute Onset.
|Primary insurance||Safe Travels USA is a Primary Insurance plan
A Secondary insurance plan just fill gaps found in coverage benefits in the Primary plan. In comparison, a Primary Insurance plans pays immediately for an unexpected injury/illness that is not an exclusion, without any verification made, whereas in a secondary plan, this check is done.
|Accidental Death &: Dismemberment (AD&D)||Included maximum $25,000 (Not Subject to the Deductible)
Optional AD&:D Upgrades: $50,000, $100,000, $250,000, or $500,000
1. $50,000 – $0.25 per day – All Ages
2. $100,000 – $0.50 per day – Ages 19-79
3: $250,000 – $1.75 per day – Ages 19-69
4: $500,000 – $4.00 per day – Ages 19-69
Additional costs apply for optional add-on.
|Return to Home Coverage||Optional Upgrade:
Maximum $50,000, Up to 60 days prorated, 1.10 x the daily base plan rate.
Provides coverage for injury or sickness that occurs during an incidental trip to back to your home country or for covered expenses incurred in your home country for conditions first diagnosed outside your home country and treated during your policy period. You must purchase 30 days of coverage to add this benefit.
|Athletic Sports Coverage||Optional Upgrade:
Some hazardous sports covered, 1.20 x the daily base plan rate + monthly Sports Class rate.
Class 1 Sports: Rate $0 per month (Archery, Tennis, Swimming, Cross Country, Track, Volleyball & Golf)
Class 2 Sports: Rate $26 per month (Ballet, Basketball, Cheerleading, Equestrian, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football (no division 1), Gymnastics, Hockey, Karate, Lacrosse, Polo Rowing, Rugby & Soccer)
Provides coverage for injuries incurred during amateur, Club, Intramural, Interscholastic, Intercollegiate activities such as archery, tennis, swimming, cross country, track, volleyball golf, ballet, basketball, cheerleading, equestrian, fencing, field hockey, football (no division 1), gymnastics, hockey, karate, lacrosse, polo, rowing, rugby and soccer. Any athletic sport not listed is excluded from this policy unless the activity is non- contact and engaged in by you solely for leisure, recreation, entertainment, or fitness purposes only.
|Exclusions & Limitations||Exclusions apply, see Exclusions & Limitations section in plan certificate for details|
|Pre-certification Requirements||See pre-certification section in plan certificate for details, pre-certification does not guarantee benefits.|
|Claims & Reimbursement||Submit the completed claim form and file along with the itemized medical bill/s to the plan administrator within 90 days
Note: Plan does not guarantee payment to a healthcare service provider or facility or insured individual for medical expenses until the plan administrator determine it is an eligible expense
Claim payments can be converted to a currency of your choice
|Cancellation & Refund||Before coverage start date, full plan cost refunded
After coverage start date, the unused portion of your plan cost is refunded minus a cancellation fee of $10, if no claims filed under the policy already
Note: A written (email) request along with the requiste cancellation form filled ans signed is required.
|Worldwide Assistance||247/365 Emergency Assistance service included, contact phone number provided on the back of ID card.|
|Plan Administrator||Trawick International handles all policy administration services|
|Claims Administrator||Trawick International handles all claims administration services|
|Insurance Underwriter||Underwritten by Crum & Forster, SPC.|
|Ratings of Insurance Company||A.M. Best: “A” (Excellent) and Standard & Poor’s: “A+” (Strong)|
|Quote & Buy Online||Safe Travels USA Insurance Quote|
Disclaimer: The information provided on this page is only a summary of the Safe Travels USA Insurance plan, be sure to read Safe Travels USA Insurance plan brochure for complete details.
The specified benefits is subject to change, always refer to the plan brochure and program summary or policy certificate for the latest information on the plan.
All coverages and plan costs are shown in U.S. Dollar amounts and are per person and per period of coverage unless otherwise noted.
To receive Evacuation and Return coverage benefits listed, all arrangements for services must be coordinated by the plan claims administrator.