Medical insurance for visitors in USA is a hotly contested issue, but that was over 10 years ago. Today, it’s has become something you don’t argue about when traveling. The cost of being treated in the US without insurance is tremendous. Visitors to the US must have medical insurance if they want to enjoy their trip without getting into debt.
Just this June 4, a chartered bus broke into flames while traveling around Brooklyn. The news is not specific about who were in the bus, but this could have been a tourist bus. Fortunately, no one got injured or burnt because of the quick thinking and actions of the bus driver. This was one of the lucky incidents on the road. But not everyone is as fortunate.
In fact, just Google “tourist accident attorneys” and find lawyer after lawyer working on cases to help tourists in hot spots like in Hawaii, Florida, New York, San Francisco, and other major cities in the country. Even with medical insurance for visitors in USA, there is still paperwork that has to be filled up, authorities that need to be talked to, and a lot of hassle for the visitor.
For this reason, it is vital to get your visitor insurance from the right company. This company needs to be reliable, on call 24/7, friendly always and not just when you are signing a new plan, and efficient.