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Insurers, risk and pre-existing medical conditions

Insurers, risk and pre-existing medical conditions Actuaries are a conservative bunch. It's said that they're the ones that found accounting and insurance a little too exciting. They spend their days among tables and charts that they use to calculate the …

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Confused.com? Ash, strikes and travel insurance

Confused.com? Ash, strikes and travel insurance If you've travelled recently, are travelling or are planning to travel, you could be forgiven for being a little confused. The ash has been coming back in the last couple of weeks but only …

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British Airways cabin crew announce more strikes

British Airways cabin crew to strike again. It seems like British Airways' long-running dispute with its cabin crew is some way from being resolved. A series of strikes was announced by┬áthe Unite union to begin on 18th May until 24th …

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Travel, ash and strikes

I seem to have done nothing but write about volcanic ash recently. It caused unprecedented problems 3 weeks ago shutting airports in Northern Europe. People were stranded across the world unable to get back home and to work. International sports …

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My flight’s been cancelled by volcanic ash – will my insurance cover me?

My flight's been cancelled by volcanic ash - will my insurance cover me? No Iceland, we said cash... Unless you've just come back from a stay on Mars, it won't have escaped your notice that air traffic in large parts …

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Are you booked on a BA flight on the strike days?

So British Airways cabin crew have announced the strike action to be taken as part of its attempt to resolve a row over cost-cutting measures. They will take place for 3 days from 26th March and for 4 days from …

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