Redpoint evacuates client in Namibia with spine injury after ejection from a vehicle

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From Windhoek to Omaha Redpoint was contacted by the wife of a customer who was hospitalized in Namibia with some fractured vertebrae following an off-road vehicle accident. The 66-year-old client was riding in the back of the truck through the African bush when a jolt sent him flying out of the vehicle and onto the […]

Redpoint sends medics to Rome to care for a man with life-threatening illness

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“You guys were the best and will never be forgotten” A California couple were on an around-the-world trip, when the husband fell gravely ill and very nearly died. He had merely stubbed his toe in Japan, but by the time the couple arrived in Europe, that injury had developed into an internal infection with life-threatening […]

San Francisco Chronicle travel expert highlights Cavalry

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Planning for a bucket list trip Travel expert Chris McGinnis spoke recently with Redpoint Resolutions Vice President Tom Bochnowski about the differences in travel insurance policies, for SFgate.com, the San Francisco Chronicle online. The interview highlights how other policies will typically evacuate you for a medical condition if it is deemed medically necessary by the […]

Redpoint medically evacuates client from Afghanistan

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Cardiac issues raise alarm for air-traffic control leader Last week, the employee of a client in Afghanistan developed signs of cardiac distress. As the leader of an air-traffic control team, he exhibited light-headedness, dizziness and chest pain, and presented to the local clinic, seen by U.S. military physicians. His employer called for Redpoint’s assistance. Redpoint’s […]