Rates Fall On Expat Contractor Health Plan

Insurance specialists Bellwood Prestbury have negotiated reductions of up to 25% on the Contractors International Health Plan for expats.
The new rates came into force on 1 October and will deliver savings of 25% for contractors aged up to 49 years and 20% for anyone over the age of 50, the company say.

Whether onshore or offshore, the International Contractors Health Plan offers a range of medical insurance plans designed for expatriates working in the oil & gas, energy, aviation, engineering, security, NGO, humanitarian, telecommunications and technology industries.

With a choice of three levels of cover and policy periods of three, six, nine or 12 months, policies include emergency medical evacuation cover, 24/7 crisis management assistance, access to clean blood should an emergency transfusion be needed and global second-opinion medical services.  It is designed for those working in difficult or remote areas where medical treatment may be limited or hard to access.