FWD Travel Insurance

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About the provider

FWD believes that the key to insurance is simplicity; make the clients understand insurance, and they will discover for themselves why it’s important to have one. FWD does not employ expensive middlemen—saving time for both the clients and themselves. The entire process, from coverage to claims, is made easier for customers, and products are tailored to fit customers' lifestyles and requirements.
 
FWD’s service is fast and direct, their products affordable and customisable. As Singapore's newest composite insurer, FWD strives to develop products for both individuals and businesses that will provide Singapore with a new perspective on insurance.

Why should I choose FWD travel insurance?

FWD promotes stress-free travel experience with comprehensive protection and unlimited medical evacuation benefits. Affordable FWD insurance premiums come with the following advantages: 

  • Unlimited medical evacuation cover – Limitless cover for medical evacuation means secured flights to the nearest medical facility in case of emergencies. Travelers with FWD travel insurance need not worry about medical evacuation in times of sickness.  
  • Sports equipment protection – Whether you want to go golfing or spend the weekend skiing outside Singapore, you are guaranteed with sports equipment cover 
  • Haze delay coverage – Haze-related situations can never be predicted and FWD provides coverage on cancellations and delays of flights caused by haze
  • Click to claim – Save yourself from the long and tedious process of claiming for your insurance benefits. FWD has implemented the click-to-claim scheme to make it easy for insured individuals to make a claim and receive repayments
     

What privileges do you get from FWD travel insurance?

Premium Travel Insurance Plan

Medical Coverage

  • Maximum coverage of up to $200,000 for medical expenses incurred overseas
  • Maximum coverage of up to $10,000 for medical costs incurred in Singapore
  • Daily income if hospitalized

Travel Disruption

  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $7,500 for any trip cancelled before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum payment of up to $500 for any trip postponed before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $7,500 for any trip cut short after leaving Singapore

Travel Inconveniences

  • $200 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of baggage delay
  • $100 benefit payment for every six hours that insured person is stranded, up to $300
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay, up to $300
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay because the flight was diverted overseas, up to $500

Accidental death and permanent disability

  • Surviving children will receive up to $100,000 if both parents suffer permanent disablement or death due to accident

Business Travel Insurance Plan

Medical Coverage

  • Maximum coverage of up to $500,000 for medical expenses incurred overseas
  • Maximum coverage of up to $25,000 for medical expenses incurred in Singapore
  • Daily income if hospitalized

Travel Disruption

  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $10,000 for any trip cancelled before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $1,000 for any trip postponed before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $10,000 for any trip cut short after leaving Singapore

Travel Inconveniences

  • $200 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of baggage delay, up to $600
  • $100 benefit payment for every six hours that insured person is stranded, up to $500
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay, up to $500
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay because the flight was diverted overseas, up to $1,000

Accidental Death and Permanent Disability

  • Surviving children will receive up to $200,000 if both parents suffer permanent disablement or death due to accident

First Travel Insurance Plan 

Medical Coverage

  • Maximum coverage of up to $1,000,000 for medical expenses incurred overseas
  • Maximum coverage of up to $50,000 for medical expenses incurred in Singapore
  • Daily income if hospitalized

Travel Disruption

  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $15,000 for any trip cancelled before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $1,500 for any trip postponed before leaving Singapore
  • Maximum reimbursement of up to $15,000 for any trip cut short after leaving Singapore

Travel Inconveniences

  • $200 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of baggage delay, up to $1,000
  • $100 benefit payment for every six hours that insured person is stranded, up to $500
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay, up to $1,000
  • $100 benefit payment for each insured person for every six hours of delay because the flight was diverted overseas, up to $1,500

Accidental Death and Permanent Disability

  • Surviving children will receive up to $300,000 if both parents suffer permanent disablement or death due to accident

How do I make a claim?

All claims under FWD travel insurance should be reported to the company within 30 days from the date of the incident. To file a claim, here are the steps you should follow: 

  • Notify FWD through their website or log on to their Customer Portal
  • Provide all details required 

Submit the supporting documents at FWD Singapore Pte Ltd (Claims Team) 6 Temasek Boulevard #18-01, Suntec Tower 4, Singapore 038986

Documents required include the following: 

  • For medical claims – Submit boarding pass, flight itinerary and original medical billing statements
  • For daily hospitalization – Present the boarding pass and flight itinerary and medical report or summary of inpatient discharge
  • For death or permanent disability – Please call the Emergency assistance number +65 6322 2072 so you will be guided through the claims process
     

What other products does FWD offer?

FWD is your one-stop shop for simple, reliable and direct insurance products like the following: 

  • Car insurance – FWD has comprehensive premiums at affordable rates. Enjoy lifetime NCD guarantee, best repair warranty service and best family protection in the country
  • Endowment plan – FWD endowment plan provides insurance and a chance to earn the highest guaranteed returns in the market when you plan matures after three years. You can save as low as $1,000 up to $15,000 per person
  • Life term insurance – Get covered up to $3 million for as little as $2.60 per day. Mix and match your life insurance plan benefits by choosing between the renewable and fixed terms.
     
Last update on Nov 26, 2018