36% of Australians fear dodgy toilets overseas.
And 61% of Australians travelling overseas who were surveyed by Galaxy Research expressed a greater fear of contracting Bali Belly and all its regional equivalents than the threat of terrorism!
Two astounding statistics, the fear of falling ill and the need for somewhere pleasant to answer the call of nature, means your best friend when travelling will almost certainly be the QBE Assist team.
Access to the QBE Assist support team 24x7, free of charge from landlines, anywhere in the world gives you a wealth of free advice and resources, not just for life threatening situations or to help in a major emergency, but also a whole range of things such as how to obtain replacements for lost travel documents or stolen luggage, or with assistance for finding consulates, embassies, local authorities or hospitals and doctors in distant corners of the world and they can also help compensate for doctor’s visits and prescribed medication to treat the unwanted duty free gift of 'Bali Belly'
At this point however, most travel insurers can’t give advice about where to find a clean toilet overseas, but who knows what apps are in the “wind”...
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