Pets persist in piling on pounds

Pets persist in piling on pounds

Jun 30, 2018

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...

Turkey troubles could see travellers stuffed without insurance

Turkey troubles could see travellers stuffed without insurance

Jun 27, 2018

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...

Travel insurance makes medicine abroad an easier pill to swallow

Travel insurance makes medicine abroad an easier pill to swallow

Jun 24, 2018

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...

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

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

Jun 19, 2018

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...

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

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

Jun 16, 2018

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...

Red Card for Russian travel

Red Card for Russian travel

Jun 14, 2018

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 destinatio...

Record pet claim payouts present pet industry opportunity

Record pet claim payouts present pet industry opportunity

Jun 09, 2018

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 p...

Small print problems must be addressed

Small print problems must be addressed

Jun 07, 2018

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 Tayl...

Lack of travel insurance for children is a parent trap

Lack of travel insurance for children is a parent trap

Jun 04, 2018

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...

Aquarium Software DevOps plans for TINtech 2018

Aquarium Software DevOps plans for TINtech 2018

Jun 01, 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...