How we helped when this nomad got injured while skiing in the USA

I should have called it quits for the day and headed into a bar for a warming Schnapps. Instead, I decided to take the last ski run down the mountain. As I was flying down the slopes, my left ski collided with my right, blowing out my left knee and causing me to tumble down the mountain. When eventually I came to a stop, I couldn't move. Thankfully, a passing skier called the ski patrol team and they came to my rescue within minutes.

How World Nomads helped...

Emergency hospital care and treatment. (Medical costs totalled $2518.32, but policy had a $100 excess.)

CLAIM PAID AUD $2418.32

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Aurelie Menard,
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World Nomads Travel Insurance was reviewed on Trust Pilot on 1st August 2017 and rated 4 stars