Spinnaker Insurance Company Position Statement : Westjet Group Strike

Issued: May 19, 2023

On May 15, 2023 the union representing WestJet Group pilots filed a 72-hour strike notice to WestJet management and the Canadian federal government. This is now a known event.

In order for travel insurance coverage to be available, a policy must have been purchased on or before May 14, 2023. Since this event is no longer unforeseen, policies issued on or after May 15, 2023 will not cover this event.