TMB & Blue Insurance announce exclusive deal

Joint Blue/TMB Logo


Andrew Lewis Ciaran Mulligan

Press Release Date: 18th April 2011 

Tropical Medical Bureau and Blue Insurances are pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive affiliate agreement that will see Ireland’s largest travel vaccination centre form an affiliation with Ireland’s number 1 travel insurance provider.

The agreement will see joint promotion with TMB promoted through both 

TMB will provide information on and through their national network of clinics and through

Policy holders can make an appointment through these websites and receive a 10% discount on travel vaccinations at any of 25 TMB clinics around Ireland. 

“A key differentiator and a first for the Irish travel insurance market is that travellers returning to Ireland who have a policy and who have symptoms of a travel related illness or disease can visit a designated TMB clinic for home care (post exposure medical screening). This will be carried out by one of TMB’s expert screening doctors.” comments Andrew Lewis, CEO Tropical Medical Bureau. 

Ciaran Mulligan, Joint Managing Director, Blue Insurances said “Blue Insurance are delighted to join forces with Tropical Medical Bureau with this latest agreement. By teaming up with TMB, our aim is to make sure all of our customers are happy and secure in the knowledge that they will be looked after in the event that something goes wrong whilst travelling and/or upon their return.” 

The policy provides cover for €200 less excess towards post exposure screening at participating TMB clinics. 

The Insured must have obtained necessary vaccinations prior to travel and TMB are the vaccination provider of choice for Blue Insurances. 

Information on TMB

  • TMB has 25 clinics nationwide including the flagship building on Grafton Street
  • Founded in 1988 by Dr Graham Fry
  • TMB services include; 
    Travel Vaccinations
    Pre departure screening
    Post exposure screening
  • TMB has a 24/7 emergency help line for registered TMB patients
  • International network of affiliated travel clinics
  • Broad demographic clientele

Information on Blue Insurance

  • Established in 2003
  • Winner of best Travel Insurance Co. 2010
  • Ireland’s largest travel insurance provider
  • Owners of & amongst others
  • Innovative & exciting company


Picture: Andrew Lewis (L) CEO Tropical Medical Bureau and Ciaran Mulligan (R) Joint Managing Director, Blue Insurance. 

Andrew Lewis and Ciaran Mulligan both available for comment. 

For more information, please visit; 
Michael Collins
Phone: 086 8583585 
Email: michael@travelmedia

Eavanne Ryan
Ph: +353 85 1205112



This press release has been sent by on behalf of Tropical Medical Bureau and Blue Insurances Ltd.