Injured person The top reasonsfor buying accident insurance are preparation for unexpectedinjuries, relief from needing to use savings to cover the potentialcosts of medical expenses and to offset high out-of-pocketdeductibles. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Planning a hike along the Pacific Northwest Trail? Aweek of skiing in Aspen?

Then you'd be wise to get accident insurance that covers medicaltreatment costs for injuries when you travel.

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Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.