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Pakistan Insurance

It is imperative to get the correct Pakistan insurance for any business or humanitarian operations in this fascinating yet troubled land. There is a high risk of terrorist attack and kidnapping throughout the country, and western nationals can be a favoured target. Quality medical and evacuation cover is highly recommended.

Official risk ratings

Accident and Evacuation
Kidnapping and Ransom
Political Risk

Pakistan insurance – quick facts

  • There is a high risk of sectarian violence, terrorism and kidnapping
  • Carefully consider your security arrangements before traveling to and around Pakistan
  • International health insurance in Pakistan is essential, along with cover for emergency evacuation 
  • Pakistan is rife with corruption – business liability insurances may be able to mitigate your risks

Potential dangers in Pakistan

Pakistan enjoys significant foreign investment in key sectors including mining, fuel extraction, manufacturing, automotive, technology and construction, but it is not without its challenges.

The security situation in many parts of Pakistan is often precarious and swiftly changeable and there is a high incidence of terrorist and kidnap threat for foreign nationals throughout the country.

Medical facilities are limited in many places and malaria, dengue fever and other waterborne diseases can be a problem.

We can help you to protect your people with Personal Accident insurance including Medical Evacuation and Kidnap and Ransom insurance policies that will provide a security briefing before they leave, as well as essential support if the worst should happen.

Given the low rating for transparent business and the high incidence of corruption, we can also create tailored Business Liability insurance that can help you to meet contractual obligations, Property insurance to protect your assets and Trade and Political Risk insurance to mitigate against some of the risks of doing business here.

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Advice from the FCDO

The Foreign Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) in the UK regularly updates its advice to British travellers about immediate risks.

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