Tour and travel company Bonfire Adventures has inked a deal with Britam Insurance to provide Bonfire travelers will free travel insurance.
In the deal, all domestic travelers will be insured against accidental injuries, illnesses, and death during their travel. Deaths caused by an accident will see beneficiaries paid Sh100,000. A similar amount will be paid in case of a permanent disability. Additionally, customers are covered with up to Sh40,000 for medical expenses.
“This cover is a value add to our customers and aligns with our commitment to give customers memorable experiences. This partnership is also timely as we approach the holiday season,” said Bonfire’s Chief Executive Officer Simon Kabu.
Travelers can also opt into an enhanced package for Sh600, which covers evacuation and hospitalization during their trip.
Enhanced cover benefits include Sh100,000 for death and Sh100,000 for permanent disability arising from an accident during the trip. Additional benefits include Sh100,000 for inpatient medical treatment and Sh40,000 for emergency medical evaluation during the trip.
“We want to ensure that Kenyans have peace of mind when creating memories with their loved ones; both individually and collectively,” said Evah Kimani, Britam’s Director for Partnerships and Digital, while announcing the partnership.
Britam and Bonfire also have plans to introduce travel insurance coverage for international travel as well.