VroomVroomVroom customers in Australia now have the opportunity to purchase rental vehicle excess insurance from Hiccup Insurance, making the process of booking your car hire even easier.
Hiccup Insurance have partnered with leading global insurance company, Allianz Global Assistance, to provide Vroom’s customers with peace of mind when renting a car.
What is rental vehicle excess insurance?
It’s for the unexpected bumps in your journey! When you have rented a car, rental vehicle excess insurance reimburses you up to your benefit limit for the cost of repairing any traffic accident damage. It also provides cover for other damage and theft. So basically, no more worries while you’re enjoying your holiday or working hard on your business trip!
The product sold by Hiccup Insurance provides cover for Single Vehicle Accident damage costs, even though car hire companies often charge separately for it. The product also provides cover for damage to auto glass, windscreens, and the vehicle’s roof, tyres and underbody.
Even your luggage and personal effects are protected, with $500 cover per person (up to $1,500 total benefit per policy) for the repair or value of stolen or accidentally damaged luggage and personal effects.
What vehicle types does the insurance sold by Hiccup cover?
Cars, campervans & motorhomes under 4.5 tonnes, 4-wheel drives, mini buses and people movers. The product provides cover for the excess charged by any licensed motor vehicle rental company in Australia. The price depends on the duration of your trip and on the plan that you choose.
Who can buy Hiccup car hire excess insurance?
The product provides cover for travellers of all residencies and can be purchased online from anywhere in the world. Plans are available for travellers aged between 21 and 75 years for travel throughout Australia.
Who is covered?
If you have a valid driver’s license, are listed on the Rental Vehicle Agreement and are within the age range noted above, you’re covered. The product provides cover for 2 or more drivers, provided they are all listed on the rental agreement.
We do not provide any advice on this insurance based on any consideration of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before making a decision please consider the Product Disclosure Statementavailable on the VroomVroomVroom website.