Thai Bank Offers Pokémon Go Insurance, After Gamers Go Bananas

Following a spate of Pokémon Go related accidents in the country, Thailand’s Asia Insurance has launched PokéSurance – an exclusive online only insurance product for the game’s crazy users, who have gone bonkers, ever since it was launched in August.

According to the company: “With millions of people addicted to Pokémon Go, reports of injuries sustained while playing the game have also surfaced. Huge and dangerous stampedes are caused by trainers chasing down rare Pokémons all across the world. Injuries have come from accidents during walking, driving or even on a motorcycle.”

The PokéSurance offer includes options for mobile-phone screen insurance, personal accident insurance, car insurance and motorcycle insurance.