Mark Harrop Business Development Manager

Jun 30
2018

Pets persist in piling on pounds

As the rise in obese pets continues, pet insurance software specialist Aquarium Software is warning pet parents that insurers may refuse to pay medical costs for dogs or cats significantly overweight. Over 40 percent of cats and dogs are now said to be obese and as with their human owners, health problems from diabetes to hea...

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Jun 27
2018

Turkey troubles could see travellers stuffed without insurance

In the wake of the latest Foreign Office advice to travellers heading for Turkey this summer, travel tech specialist Aquarium Software says comprehensive insurance is a must to ensure that should anything go wrong, you aren’t the one being stuffed. As Turkey gears up to react to presidential and parliamentary election results...

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Jun 24
2018

Travel insurance makes medicine abroad an easier pill to swallow

Travel tech specialist Aquarium Software is warning the millions of holidaymakers who continue to travel without insurance of this risks they are taking, as numerous travellers continue to get into trouble with the authorities over the medicines they take abroad. Despite high profile cases in the media, consumers still seem u...

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Jun 21
2018

Aquarium gets non-football fans out of a Pickles on #Bringyourdogtoworkday 2018

For people who are not football fans, pet insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software suggests one way out of a Pickles is getting involved in national Bring Your Dog to Work Day (ByDtWD) on Friday 22 June. This is the third year Aquarium has sponsored the event, a hat trick of support that will see employees at the firm...

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Jun 19
2018

EHIC alone does not make life a beach for those without travel cover

Assumption by UK holidaymakers that healthcare abroad works like the NHS at home is badly misguided. That’s the warning from travel tech specialist, Aquarium Software, who says the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), a must for European travel, is no substitute for comprehensive travel insurance. EHIC alone will not cover...

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Jun 16
2018

Is it ok not be covered by travel insurance? Don’t bet your house on it

Dear editor Is it ok not be covered by travel insurance? Don’t bet your house on it. A stark warning was delivered at the Travel and Health Insurance Industry Conference (ITIC) on the very real consequences for holidaymakers withholding health information from insurers. Including ‘failure to disclose a pre-existing conditio...

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Jun 14
2018

Red Card for Russian travel

With the World Cup upon us in Russia, travel tech specialist Aquarium Software is urging fans to ensure they have adequate travel insurance cover. While millions still travel with inadequate cover or no insurance at all, this is one occasion where the penalty for not doing so could be severe. While normally a safe destinati...

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Jun 12
2018

Booking hell – can apps deliver a solution to sustainable tourism troubles?

As famous cities and locations around the world continue to bear the brunt of record visitor numbers, travel insurance technologist Aquarium Software says specialist technology has an essential role to play in managing the impact of mass tourism and delivering sustainable solutions. Maya Beach on the Thai island of Koh Phi Ph...

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Jun 09
2018

Record pet claim payouts present pet industry opportunity

New figures showing pet insurance claims payouts at record levels have been hailed by leading insurance technology developer Aquarium Software as the beginning of a new era for the industry. With over one million claims settled last year, policies are proving their worth, but Aquarium warns more needs to be done to persuade ...

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Jun 07
2018

Small print problems must be addressed

With more distressing stories hitting the headlines of holidaymaker insurance claims rejected, travel insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software says increased consumer awareness is essential and technology must be used to help address the issue or risk more traveller tragedy and bad press for the industry. Juliet Tay...

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Jun 04
2018

Lack of travel insurance for children is a parent trap

Travel insurance tech specialist Aquarium Software says parents who fail to take out travel insurance are taking an unacceptable risk with their children’s health. The stark warning comes as a poll of 2,000 parents by Co-op Insurance reveals half of parents don’t bother, despite a third (37 percent) seeing their children fall...

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Jun 01
2018

Aquarium Software DevOps plans for TINtech 2018

On the eve of the high profile TINtech at Holborn in London on Tuesday 5 June, Aquarium Software confirms its attendance and spells out what delegates can expect this year from one of the leading insurance software developers. Aquarium is at the forefront of delivering technology solutions to the travel and pet insurance secto...

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