Kidnap and Ransom Insurance Program

The WAICU Kidnap and Ransom Insurance program partnered with Hiscox Insurance Company Inc (Hiscox) to build a kidnap and ransom insurance policy specific to the needs of higher education.   Hiscox is an international specialty insurer and the kidnap and ransom policy offers WAICU members four different levels of coverage, available at a deeply discounted rates.  The policy offers worldwide protection for WAICU members and their employees, students, volunteers, and any persons attending or participating in an activity organized by the insured school.  Program highlights include coverage for ransom and hostage situations, expatriate security evacuation, travel security evacuation, disappearance investigation and expense, threat response expense, and child abduction.