Travelling Canadians Plan Overview

Travel insurance is important to help protect you, your family or visitors to Canada from costs that can occur due to an unforeseen medical emergency during a trip or an unexpected reason to cancel or interrupt a trip. Without it, travellers may be left to pay significant out of pocket expenses...

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Eliminating out-of-country medical coverage for Ontarians

The Canadian Snowbird Association says it is opposed to the Ontario government's proposal to terminate OHIP's Out-of-Country (OOC) Travellers Program. Doing so would lead to premium hikes for private travel medical insurance coverage, says the association.
The program currently reimburses Ontario residents travelling outside of Canada...

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Companies addressing mental health issues as employees more stressed

More than one-third of employees report that they are more stressed now from work than they were five years ago, but workplace approaches to mental health are improving, according to a new study by Morneau Shepell. The research was released as part of Morneau Shepell’s Employers Connect Summit held in eight Canadian cities. The survey of Canadian employer and employees found that more than two thirds...

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