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Confidence to Live and Learn

Students have more opportunities to study overseas than ever before. They can also face greater risks. Our global team is here 24/7 to help steer students away from danger and to bring them to safety if needed.

Risks to international student safety

Student Parachute responds to the risks of international study that no family wants to consider such as:

  • Active shooter
  • Natural disasters
  • Pandemics
  • Wrongful detention
  • Protests, riots and civil unrest
  • Violent crime
  • Kidnapping
  • Terrorism
  • Blackmail or extortion
  • Hijacking
  • Disappearance or loss of contact

Exceeding industry standards

Student Parachute exceeds the eight industry standards for international student safety and security services.

 
Industry Standard
Student Parachute
Other Providers
1
Global tracking application for iOS and Android to geo-locate and live track a student’s location and movements during an incident Yes Yes
2
One-touch in-app buttons to call for help and manual welfare check-in Yes Yes
3
Country and proximity-based health, safety and security alerts Yes Yes
4
Own 24/7 emergency contact centre staffed by former law enforcement, elite military, intelligence, and emergency medical care professionals Yes Yes
5
24/7 Student Portal for destination-based health, safety and travel risk intelligence and information Yes No
6
Global response and evacuation services for the 10 highest risks to international student safety Yes No
7
A global network of proprietary and vetted on-the-ground, multi-lingual, specialist response teams Yes No
8
Global medical monitoring and repatriation services Yes No

Your choice of protection

You can choose from two membership options – Student Secure and Student Defend. Remember, unlike insurance, there is no claims process after an event or incident. We simply do what we need to do to look out for you and bring you to safety if needed.

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