Contact details: Insurance /Management Accountant
From 1 August 2003 a college travel insurance policy has been taken out to cover Birkbeck staff and students travelling outside of the UK on Birkbeck business. This would include Research trips, conferences and seminars as long as they relate in some way to your employment at Birkbeck.
The benefits are:
The following exclusions apply:
Before you travel you will need to have a Business Traveller Card. The card contains the emergency phone number to ring and the reference number to quote.
You will need to inform the Insurance/Management Accountant if you are travelling to or through a "Disturbed Area". The insurers' current list of disturbed areas are:
and any other country which the Foreign Office advises against travel.
Before you travel please consider whether the above cover is sufficient for your particular journey. If not, then you will need to arrange alternative insurance cover yourself.