According to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, a
somewhat surprising 25% of gap year travellers are likely
to suffer a theft or illness during their travels. This
is by no means a reason not to go travelling but equally,
it shows the importance of knowing how to avoid getting
into trouble and what to do if things go wrong!
The team at TravellersConnected.com have spent hours
of research looking into the best health and safety
products and services available to travellers and we've
collated them in this unique section - so that for the
first time, you guys can see at a glance, the best resources
available to you.
The products detailed under the recommended reading
and recommended services tabs have all been selected
on the basis that they will help to make your travelling
experience a safer one.
» Our Featured Safety Products
Secures most inward opening doors in seconds to provide sturdy protection against intruders. Useful in many places including hotels and hostels and campsites.
Mosquito net that featured in Sunday Times 'Good Gear' Guide. Highly acclaimed Permethrin Treated mosquito net that needs no extra support or external fixing. Ideal mosquito net for travellers as it can squash into a backpack or lie flat in the bottom of a case.