In addition to their quality products in South Africa, Woolworths has now brought in a short term insurance option, known as Woolworths Insurance. Woolworths began back in the early 1930s in South Africa and has expanded to over 400 stores within South Africa, Africa and the Middle East. They pride themselves on great customer satisfaction with high quality products, and their insurance option lives up to these same standards.
Woolworths insurance services include travel insurance, home insurance, cellular phone insurance and car insurance.
In terms of Woolworths car insurance, they are in partnership with Auto & General and aim to provide quality cover, affordable premiums, brilliant benefits, excellent service and lots of added value designed around your lifestyle.
Woolworths car insurance offers three coverage options: Comprehensive cover, Third Party, Fire and Theft cover, and Third Party Only cover.
Comprehensive cover from Woolworths car insurance allows you to claim for any accident damage to your vehicle, or if it is stolen. You may also claim for the damage you caused to other parties and their property. This is the widest type of coverage.
The Third party, fire and theft car insurance option provides coverage for damages caused to your car as a result of fire or natural disasters, as well as theft. You are also covered for damages you cause to a third party and/or its property. However, You are NOT covered for an accident resulting in damage to your vehicle.
With the Third Party Only car insurance option from Woolworths Insurance, you may only claim for damages that you caused to a third party and/or their property. Your vehicle is NOT covered against accident, fire or theft.
Additional benefits offered by Woolworths car insurance are numerous, and they include assistance with storage/towing of your vehicle; coverage for the sound system of your vehicle should it be damaged as a result of fire or attempted theft, or if it gets stolen; coverage for damages caused by hail; coverage for damages caused to the canopy of your pick-up; assistance with a hired car while your vehicle is being repaired or if it’s been stolen; and payment of up to R500 towards medical costs for each injured person should they be in an accident in your vehicle.
Woolworths Insurance also contributes to the community by giving a percentage of the client’s premium to a charity of their choice, provided the client is a MySchool, MyVillage or MyPlanet member.
Woolworths Insurance contact details:
Tel: 021 411 5000
Claims & Policy Services: 021 411 5000