MOSCOW, 29 Sep - RIA Novosti/Prime. Insurance Firm Ingosstrakh has completed payments of over $ 55 thousand dollars of tourists affected on 6 August 2015 in a major accident in Turkey, informs the press service of the insurer.
Tourist bus overturned near the city of Denizli on the way from Pamukkale to Antalya. The bus was carrying 64 people - citizens of Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Lithuania. In "ingosstrahe" have been insured 14 damage received from Russia, and among them three killed (two women from Chelyabinsk and the only one from Ufa).
"Spao" Ingosstrah " has concluded the payment of compensation to consumers affected by a major accident in Turkey, which occurred on 6 August 2015. The company has received 14 complaints of those who have received the detriment of tourists and their commissioners. The total amount of insurance compensation amounted to more than 55 thousand US dollars ", - reported in the report of the press service.
All victims have been insured under the program of insurance of medical expenses abroad and had insurance policies with a limit of fifteen thousand dollars, is illustrated ibid.
According to the Deputy chief of management of insurance travelling spao "Ingosstrakh" Larissa Antonova, policy with such a limit is sometimes not enough to reimburse all expenses in case of serious illness that require long-term hospitalization and medical evacuation of tourists and in the event of death.
in June of the current year was adopted the Law on voluntary insurance of citizens of Russia, which sets the minimum insurance amount to the level of 2 million rubles at the exchange rate ruling at the date of conclusion of the contract of voluntary insurance. The law will take effect at the end of December 2015.