Managing Rogue Travel
As we emerge from the pandemic and travel resumes, many companies are realizing it may be time to...
As travel resumes, please review the items below to ensure you are prepared and understand the steps you should take to remain safe and healthy throughout your trip. The first, and most important step, is to make sure all travel has been booked through your authorized travel management company (TMC), World Travel, Inc.
Each state and territory has their own travel requirements, and polices change frequently so we encourage you to continue checking the resources below to ensure you are prepared for your next trip. Hover over the map below for an interactive view from Riskline that outlines COVID-19 domestic risk ratings as well as destination specific COVID information.
As countries begin to reopen their borders it is essential to monitor the status and travel requirements up to the day of your trip. Polices change frequently so we encourage you to continue checking the resources below to ensure you are prepared for your next international trip.
Understanding travel vendor policies will help you prepare for your next trip. Requirements vary by provider and are constantly changing, so before you leave for your trip we encourage you to check the resources below for the latest information.
In addition to your standard luggage items you will want to pack a face mask, hand sanitizer, cleaning wipes, and a thermometer.
We recommend researching what will be required in the office/location you are traveling to. Policies will differ by location so be sure to inquire on:
Please make sure all your personal information is up to date with Human Resources and an emergency contact is notated when required.
If your U.S. driver's license or state-issued ID expired on or after March 1, 2020, and you have been unable to renew, you may still use it as acceptable identification at checkpoints. TSA will currently accept expired drivers licenses or state-issued ID a year after expiration.
Printed or digital boarding passes are allowed, but the boarding pass or device will be scanned by the traveler. It will no longer be handed to the TSA agent.
In addition to the list above, travelers should also be prepared for a few other changes when going through security lines.
U.S. citizens may need a visa to enter a foreign country. Before traveling to another country, contact its embassy or consulate as far in advance as possible to find out:
Whether you must apply for a visa to visit the country, and when.
If the country has any other requirements you must meet before you can enter.
Find additional information in the U.S. Department of State's information document for the country.
Amtrak has amplified the cleaning of their trains, to include fogging, a sanitization method that disinfects surface areas and is highly effective and safe. Following the fogging process, highly touched surfaces including tray tables, seats and restrooms are thoroughly sanitized as well as seating areas and Quik-Trak kiosks.
This webpage is intended to be informative and in no way guarantees travelers health/safety. For specific information surrounding COVID-19 traveler safety we encourage you to reach out to your risk management provider, and/or HR department. This page is a compilation of information from third-party sources and World Travel, Inc. cannot guarantee accuracy, as all information is subject to change. Any questions about travel should be directed to your company travel manager or human resources department.