February 24, 2024

Collinson partners with risk and security consultancy

Travel assistance specialists Collinson has partnered with Drum Cussac, a global risk and security consultancy.

The two organisations will launch a 24/7, 365 days a year integrated travel risk management solution to help organisations fulfil their duty of care and enhance wellbeing of travelling employees.

The joint venture will deliver a fully integrated, end-to-end travel risk management solution with a single point of contact to support business travellers.

The solution will be a combination of Drum Cussac’s platform and Collinson’s global medical network, providing pre-travel support, real-time intelligence, tracking, emergency evacuations and global medical assistance.

“The move is an exciting phase in Collinson’s development,” says Scott Sunderman, Global Head of Assistance at Collinson.

“We’re delighted to be combining our global traveller and medical assistance expertise with Drum Cussac to lead the charge in revolutionising business travel risk management.”

The partnership says it will revolutionise travel risk management by delivering safer and more informed business travel while enabling organisations to further enhance the traveller experience.

Organisations will be able to customise services to suit individual travel needs, from complete travel risk management programmes to customised assistance solutions all underpinned by 24/7 always-on medical and security centres.

“As the international business travel market continues to grow, new markets not only present fresh opportunities but fresh challenges that need to be overcome to enable business success. Our partnership with Collinson is set to be a global business-enabler for years to come” adds Craig Sweet, CEO at Drum Cussac.