Sunday, January 12, 2014

Tip of the Day: High-Risk Destinations Warrant Insurance Coverage for Repatriation of Human Remains

I know what you're thinking, "Don't tell me to focus on the possibility that I may not return from a foreign country alive"!

Yet, if you read my posting of today entitled "Jamaica: Murder Investigation of Canadian Expat, 53, Moving All Too Slowly, which offers a suggestion that anyone residing in a "Critical" or "High-Threat" destination, short-term or long-term, should ensure that they are insured for the repatriation of their remains in the event of their death while abroad, please do focus on it as unexpected deaths abroad do occur far more often than we would care to acknowledge.

If you don't want to focus on the matter that's one thing, but do consider the cost your family left behind will have to endure if you don't arrange for the possible return home of your remains.

Insurance coverage is available for such matters simply by going to: