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AXA introduces free add-on benefits to provide additional protection for quarantined travel insurance customers after returning to Hong Kong

By AXA Hong Kong and Macau

Wednesday 01 June 2022 12:00 MYT

Fill the coverage gap for their trip with no registration required

HONG KONG SAR – Media Outreach – June 1, 2022 – AXA Hong Kong (AXA) offer “AXA Free Protection Program for Inbound Travelers” (the “Program”) to enhance the protection of returning customers by providing them with additional free benefits during their mandatory quarantine period, with no prior registration required.

AXA recognizes the potential risk of unpredictable accidents when staying in quarantine hotels or community isolation centers. Until December 31, 2022, customers with designated travel insurance policies[1] can take advantage of the additional free cover below, up to 14 days from their arrival in Hong Kong:

  • Up to HKD 200,000 in case of accidental death or permanent total disability
  • Up to 500,000 HKD for personal liability
  • 5,000 HKD for baggage and personal effects protection, up to 1,000 HKD per item

At AXA, our Purpose is “to act for human progress by protecting what matters”. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have launched a series of additional programs such as the “Post-vaccination protection” and the “Free AXA SportCare programme” to be at the side of our customers. By extending protection to travel insurance, our customers can remain worry-free throughout their overseas visits, vacations or business trips and the ensuing quarantine period with our comprehensive protection.

For more information on this program, please visit: https://www.axa.com.hk/free-protection-for-inbound-travallers-programme-en


[1] Eligible policies include Aon Travel Care, ExtraSure, Group Business Travel, Group Travel Cover, Marsh Travel, Overseas Student, Smart Overseas Driving, SmartTraveller Plus, SmartStudent Overseas and SmartTraveller, Supreme Travel, Travel Plus, Travel Protection Scheme, TravelCover, MultiTrip TravelSurance , SingleTrip TravelSurance, Overseas StudySurance, Executive Staff Insurance, Employee Personal Accident Plan, HSBC Premier – Traveler and Business TravelCare.

About AXA Hong Kong and Macao

AXA Hong Kong and Macau is a member of the AXA Group, a leading global insurer present in 50 markets and serving 95 million customers worldwide. Our raison d’être is to act for human progress by protecting what matters.

As one of the most diverse insurers offering integrated life, health and general insurance solutions, our goal is to be the holistic insurance and wellness partner for individuals, businesses and the community. that we serve.

Continuous product innovation and enriching the customer experience are at the heart of our commitment to service, through actively listening to our customers and leveraging technology and digital transformation.

We embrace our responsibility to be a force for good to create shared value for our community. We are proud to be the first insurer in Hong Kong and Macau to address the importance of mental health through different products and services, such as offering free mindfulness practice resources through Mind Charger, which is fully accessible to our customers and the public through our holistic wellness platform. AXA BetterMe.

AXA also participates in a wide range of ESG initiatives and programs, both globally and locally. The AXA Group created AXA Climate School and Net-Zero Insurance Alliance in 2021 and set various global ecological goals, such as reaching 26 billion euros in green investments by 2023 and achieving carbon neutrality by 2025. In Hong Kong, AXA is committed to reducing paper consumption through digitalization and is the first insurer to join the ‘Green Monday ESG Coalition’. In February 2022, AXA Hong Kong’s green investments exceeded HKD 4 billion. We strive to contribute to a sustainable future as an exemplary investor, insurer and business.

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