Jul 26, 2016

Allianz Global Assistance Launches Robust New Website

AllianzTravelInsurance.com Now Includes Easier Claim Filing


RICHMOND, VA,JULY 26, 2016 — Allianz Global Assistance USA, a leading provider of travel insurance* and travel assistance services, has launched a newly updated version of its popular AllianzTravelInsurance.com website that makes managing travel insurance policies and filing claims even easier and simpler.

As a fully mobile-responsive site, customers can now access and manage all of their policy details anytime, anywhere.  This includes the ability to view, print, or save policy documents, make updates to policies, or file a claim.  The claims process is easy, quick, and efficient and allows customers to file and manage claims through their mobile device.   Additionally, the new online experience gives users the ability to research, compare, buy and manage travel insurance policies along with many informative travel articles, information and tips.

“Improved accessibility, combined with a newly released TravelSmart mobile app – available to all Allianz customers – make AllianzTravelInsurance.com the go-to site for all travel insurance needs,” said Joe Mason, chief marketing officer at Allianz Global Assistance USA.  “We’re happy that the new AllianzTravelInsurance.com and our TravelSmart app are helping to reinvent how customers purchase and use travel insurance.”

The newly released TravelSmartTM app is available in the Apple App Store with an Android version to be available later this summer.

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Allianz Global Assistance USA

Allianz Global Assistance, part of Allianz Worldwide Partners, is a leading consumer specialty insurance and assistance company with operation centers in 34 countries. In the United States, Allianz Global Assistance USA (AGA Service Company) insures 21 million customers and is best known for its Allianz Travel Insurance plans.

In addition to travel insurance, Allianz Global Assistance USA offers tuition insurance, race registration protection, event ticket protection and unique assistance services such as international medical assistance and concierge services. The company also serves as an outsource provider for in-bound call center services and claims administration for health insurers, property and casualty insurers, and credit card companies.

To learn more about Allianz Travel Insurance plans, please visit allianztravelinsurance.com or Like us on Facebook at Facebook.com/AllianzTravelInsuranceUS.

* - Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply to all plans.  Plans are available only to U.S. residents.  Not all plans are available in all jurisdictions.  For a complete description of the coverage and benefit limits offered under your plan, carefully review your plan’s Letter of Confirmation/Declarations and Certificate of Insurance/Policy.  Insurance coverage is underwritten by BCS Insurance Company (OH, Administrative Office: Oakbrook Terrace, IL), rated "A-" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Co., under BCS Form No. 52.201 series or 52.401 series, or Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated "A+" (Superior) by A.M. Best Co., under Jefferson Form No. 101-C series or 101-P series, depending on state of residence.  Allianz Global Assistance and Allianz Travel Insurance are brands of AGA Service Company.  AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of these plans and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company.  The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage due to the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company.  Non-insurance benefits/products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company.