Be informed and prepared – but think about how fear itself becomes the unhealthy aspect.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 11, 2020

We are reminded of that famous line from President Roosevelt’s speech;

“…let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is…… fear itself

An individual’s decision to travel must be based upon personal circumstances and all the information available to them at the time.

Everyone is encouraged to source information from official sources such as WHO, Government Warning sites and your Department of Health.

Many destinations remain unaffected.

Understand what travel restrictions are in place. When deciding to travel, you need to ensure that you are informed, not just about the destination you are travelling to, but about the countries you might need to transit through to get there.

Travellers who decide to cancel will be subject to the terms and conditions agreed to when a booking was made. Talk to your agent to understand if the travel supplier has made any concessions.

You should always take out travel insurance and understand what is and is not covered.

Here is a view about fear and health..The Unhealthy Fear of Corona Virus