Strange, they have a banner on their website with this:Nope, no mention of pandemics. The only thing close, is where they will not cover you if the Dept. of Foreign Affairs has advised against travel.
I remember hearing the founder of Easyjet being once asked if he thought his insurance bill for the airline was crazy. He answered, "If you think health and safety is expensive try an accident". I do believe he was speaking from experience as well.
Years ago I had to return from Ibiza due to a death in the family.
I used to have my doubts, until 2 separate incidents with people I know:
From their website...
Regrettably, we have had to remove cover in respect of the COVID-19 for
any new policies purchased and trips booked after 23.59 on 18th March
2020. This will also impact existing policies that will be renewed after this
In fairness, their FAQs for Covid 19 are fairly comprehensive. I've no issue with them.