Measles Outbreak in Samoa: How Does It Affect You?

Are you wondering how the Samoa measles outbreak will affect you? If so, read on.

A measles outbreak has occurred in Samoa, with over 1,100 confirmed cases in total and, tragically, 16 deaths.

Although vaccination efforts have been stepped up, the situation still poses a health risk, and the outbreak of measles in Samoa is considered a known event as of 12:00pm (AEST) on 21st November 2019.

 

Are You Still Covered For The Outbreak Of Measles In Samoa? 

  • If you bought your policy before 12:00pm (AEST) on 21st November 2019, you will be covered for any claims that are related to the measles outbreak in Samoa.
  • If you bought your policy after 12:00pm (AEST) on 21st November 2019, you will not be covered for any claims that are related to the measles outbreak in Samoa.