We give you the lowdown on year abroad insurance - what to look out for, help you avoid nasty surprises and make sure you’re suited and booted to experience a great year abroad, minus the incomprehensible legal jargon! Read through our expert advice and let us know if you have any questions.
The thing students dread most is having an accident on their year abroad. In the event that something does go wrong you will want to make sure that it will be dealt with causing you as little hassle as possible. Increasingly, it has been noticed that students taking gap years do not always have adequate insurance cover when they go abroad. Not only can this leave them out of pocket, it can also make it very difficult to bring a claim on their behalf.