Protection against windscreen damage
Many of Club Care Insurance customers’ recent claims, particularly in the cold weather, have been for windscreen damage. This is a very common issue and in fact accounted for 46% of all motorhome insurance claims in 2011
Unlimited windscreen damage protection is included with all Club Care insurance policies and repairs/replacements are carried out by our insurers recommended glass repairers.
What to do if you suffer windscreen damage?
If you have a chip on your windscreen or side windows, then make sure it is dealt with today so that it doesn’t get worse! Your policy booklet will detail your windscreen cover. Club Care use two underwriters, Equity Red Star and Ageas - if your insurer is Equity Red Star then call the windscreen damage claims line on 0844 561 1934, or if you are with Ageas then call their dedicated glass line on 0800 854 454, for a recommended repairer to come to a location to suit you, so it is completely hassle free. If you aren’t sure who you are insured with, then please call Club Care directly on 01277 243060.
What to do if you are overseas when damage occurs
Club Care insurers recommended repairers can also come to you at most European destinations, so even when on holiday abroad there is no need to let a chipped windscreen or window spoil your holiday.
If you suffer windscreen damage when overseas, then call 0044 23 9220 5450 if you are insured with Ageas or 0844 561 1934 for Equity Red Star and a technician will be arranged for you.
Prevention of windscreen damage
It is better, and easier, to prevent damage than deal with it when it does occur. With this in mind, Club Care Insurance spoke to Jon Scrimshaw, Business Manager at Autoglass. You can read his tips over in the motorhome tips and advice pages of the Club Care site.