Blog Category Travel Alerts October 11, 2017 By

French Air Traffic Control Strike

Please see below the latest update from our underwriters TIF in regards to the French Air Traffic Control Strike.

Following the air traffic control strikes taking place in France, we here at tifgroup would like to clarify our position.

Extension of your Travel Insurance
Cover be extended in the event of a delay or failure of public transport services during your trip which result in you being unable to complete your trip before your travel policy expires.

Strike and Industrial Action
Our policies do not cover strike or industrial action in any of our sections. We would refer clients to the airlines or their tour operator for compensation where “the other party to the contract will give prompt assistance to a consumer in difficulty”, as per the package travel regulations found here The Package Travel Compensation

Full travel advice for France can be found at https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france

For residents of Ireland please follow the advice of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade as follows https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/france/

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