Non Fault Car Accident? No Cost Temporary Courtesy Car And Hire Car Service
Courtesy Car Service After Non Fault Accidents
The UK's first choice non fault accident courtesy car & claim service
Non fault car accident. Need a temporary replacement hire vehicle or courtesy car after an accident? Compass Hire are ready to help with our post accident courtesy car service.
If you have been involved in a non fault car accident, Compass Hire, specialise in the provision of temporary like for like post non fault accident courtesy cars, replacement vehicles and also offer full vehicle accident claims services.
Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Service
With years of experience and sites throughout the UK, we offer service nationwide. Our non fault accident courtesy car and vehicle claim services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
We provide post non fault car hire and courtesy vehicles anywhere within the UK (including Scotland and Northern Ireland). Our average courtesy vehicle delivery time is 3 hours from incident report to courtesy vehicle delivery.
What Does The Temporary Courtesy Car Service Cost?
Post non fault accident courtesy car services are provided to any licensed UK driver involved in a non fault road traffic accident in the UK with a correctly insured third party driver (at fault Driver). You are entitled to receive a like for like courtesy car after non fault accident at no cost to you. The courtesy car should be requested within 14 days of the accident should your damaged vehicle no longer drivable, or when your vehicle is booked in for it's accident repairs. The courtesy car is paid for by the at fault drivers insurance company in accordance to the GTA/ABI guidelines. You are entitled to keep the courtesy car after the non fault car accident until your own vehicle claim is settled. During this period the at fault drivers insurance company will cover the ongoing cost of the courtesy car. It is important to ensure there are no delays in you vehicle claim to ensure no unnecessary courtesy car cost are incurred.
Need A Courtesy Car After An Accident?
If you need a courtesy car after an accident that was not your fault we can help you. Compass Hire provide post non fault accident courtesy car and temporary vehicle hire services throughout the UK. Had a non fault road traffic accident and need a courtesy car? One simple call to Compass Hire and we can arrange an immediate courtesy car, temporary hire vehicle.
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Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Fleet. What Courtesy Car Will I Get After An Accident?
With access to an expansive national fleet of courtesy cars, Compass Hire are able to provide virtually any courtesy car, hire car or vehicle type that you require after a non fault car accident. Our service will provide the right vehicle to suit your exact requirement.
The Compass Hire, courtesy car vehicle fleet includes all vehicle groups from small cars to prestige, sports, SUV's, motorcycles and vans /commercial courtesy vehicles. Our courtesy cars are located at branches throughout the UK enabling swift courtesy vehicle delivery after your non fault car accident.
Like For Like Post Accident Courtesy Car Service
Compass Hire provide a true like for like courtesy car service. The 'like for like courtesy car' element means that we will ensure that you receive a courtesy vehicle of the same size, standard, and specification to that of your own vehicle.
With our dedicated post accident courtesy car fleet, we have all vehicles types available in both manual and automatic, and petrol, diesel, hybrid, and now even fully electric vehicles.
Courtesy vehicle groups include standard courtesy vehicles, sports / prestige courtesy cars, vans / commercial courtesy vehicles, and courtesy motorcycles.
Our like for like courtesy car fleet include most popular mainstream and prestige vehicle brands. From a Ford to a Ferrari, or a Transit to a Tiguan, we will provide the courtesy vehicle you require. The dedicated post accident courtesy car and hire vehicle fleet is regularly updated ensuring we have the right vehicle for you.
Courtesy cars are delivered directly to your home or place of work. You will then keep the courtesy vehicle until your own vehicle is repaired, or you receive your vehicle write off settlement payment. Like for like courtesy cars are matched to your own vehicle type, size and specification.
How Does The Post Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car & Insurance Claims Service Work?
If you have been involved in non fault car accident with another insured vehicle in the UK? Our non fault accident courtesy car and vehicle claim services are available for use.
All post non fault accident courtesy cars and hire vehicles are supplied with fully comprehensive insurance. The courtesy car policy reflects the policy of your own vehicle. This means any additional driver you may have covered on your own vehicle insurance policy can also be fully insured to drive the post accident courtesy car / hire vehicle provided by Compass Hire. Courtesy Cars are provided at no cost to you, the at fault insurer pays for the service. You will keep the courtesy car until your vehicle claim is settled
After a non fault car accident on UK roads or public spaces open to vehicle traffic you are entitled to a like for like courtesy car after a non fault car accident. The entitlement of the courtesy car is from the date of the accident should your vehicle not be drivable due to accident damage, and until your vehicle damage claim is settle or or your vehicle is fully repaired. You must request the courtesy car within 14 days of the accident date.
Need A Courtesy Hire Car After A Non Fault Car Accident?
Call: 0800 321 7320
Need A Courtesy Car And Accident Claims Service?
Compass Hire vehicle accident claims service process claims for repairable and write off vehicles and other losses. We offer an alternative to the insurance company by claiming directly from the at fault drivers insurance. We act upon your instruction and in your best interest.
During the claim process we ensure you will have use of a like for like courtesy car until your own vehicle claim is settled. This enables you to transition from the post accident courtesy car back to your own repaired vehicle seamlessly. In the event of a write off you keep the courtesy car until you have the cleared funds to purchase your new vehicle.
Who Pays For The Courtesy Car After A Non Fault Car?
The cost of the post non fault accident courtesy car or hire vehicle service is paid for by the third party insurance company (the at fault drivers insurance company). Compass Hire work to GTA/ABI standards, providing you with an efficient transparent service, and an alternative option to claiming with your own vehicle insurance provider.
Combined Courtesy Car And Vehicle Claim Service After An Accident
In addition, Compass Hire provide you with a full vehicle damage claim services, including vehicle reporting, repair management, repairs are carried out at a centre of your choice. In the the event of your vehicle being a total loss write off, we appoint an independent vehicle engineer inspect your vehicle and produce a detailed vehicle report with full valuation for your approval. Once the vehicle valuation is agreed the write off value is claimed directly from the at fault insurance company. Compass Hire offer a comprehensive service, from temporary replacement post non fault accident courtesy cars and hire vehicles.
Courtesy Car After Non Fault Car Accident 24 Hour Help Service Information
Compass Hire provide full post non fault accident car hire and post non fault accident courtesy car services throughout the UK. Open 24 hours a day, our first response team are ready to help at any time and can arrange an immediate post accident courtesy car delivered directly to you. We can work with your insurance company, or provide you an alternative route to claim if you do not want to claim with your own insurance company.
Courtesy Car Service If Your Own Vehicle Is Repairable After Non Fault Accident
Compass Hire can provide full non fault accident car hire / courtesy car services together with vehicle damage claim and repair assistance after non fault car accidents. We instruct a vehicle engineer to carry out an inspection and report on your damaged vehicle. Compass Hire then arrange repair authority for your vehicle to a garage of your choice, or you may wish to appoint one of our approved vehicle accident repair centres.
Post Accident Courtesy Car Service If Your Own Vehicle Is Written Off After A Non Fault Accident And You Have No Courtesy Car.
In the event your vehicle is considered an insurance total loss write off and you have no courtesy car we can help. Should your insurance company have a no courtesy car if car written off policy, or should they request your return a courtesy car as your car have been written off Compass Hire have a solution. We provide a post non fault accident courtesy car immediately regardless of write off status. If the accident was not your fault you are entitled to a like for like courtesy and paid for by the at fault drivers insurance company, you must assist in providing information required to assist recovery of hire costs. Car written off no courtesy car provided by your insurance company? Call Compass Hire.
We also process vehicle write off claims and recover your agreed vehicle value directly from the at fault vehicle's insurance company at no cost to you. During this process we will provide you with a suitable replacement courtesy vehicle to fit your requirements and matching your own vehicle specification. Other services are available such as non fault accident vehicle recovery, secure vehicle storage, detailed vehicle engineers reports and valuations.
Do I Get A Courtesy Car If My Car Is Written Off?
Yes if the accident was not your fault. If you Have already claimed with your insurance company and they do not provide you with a suitable courtesy car when your vehicle is written off call Compass Hire. We will provide you with a no cost like for like post accident courtesy car until your vehicle claim is settled.
Simple One Call Service For A Temporary Post Non Fault Car Accident Courtesy Car
If you have had a non fault road traffic accident that has left your vehicle in a un-roadworthy condition we can help you. Our helplines are open 24 hours a day, with post non fault accident courtesy vehicle delivery available direct to you. The temporary replacement courtesy vehicles are delivered on average within 3 hours of the courtesy car request acceptance. Courtesy car delivery is provided throughout the UK, including Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Who Can Use A Post Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Service?
You must hold a full drivers license with over 3 months driving experience. Your vehicle must be; correctly insured, taxed, have an up to date MOT. You must be the vehicle owner (or have their authority) or be a named driver on the insurance policy. The driver of the at fault vehicle must be correctly insured. You must not be at fault for the accident.
If these conditions are all met, following suitability checks, Compass Hire can offer you full or part service to best meet your requirements providing you with a post non fault accident courtesy car until your own vehicles claim is settled.
What Is A Post Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Service?
A post non fault accident courtesy car service specialise in the provision of a temporary replacement courtesy vehicle to drivers involved in a non fault vehicle accident. All drivers involved in the accident must be correctly insured, hold a full valid driving license, and hold details of all party's involved in the accident. The non fault driver can instruct a non fault accident courtesy car service to arrange a replacement vehicle during the time the drivers own vehicle is off the road due to damage sustained in the accident. Replacement courtesy vehicles are provided on a like for like basis, meaning the driver will receive a courtesy vehicle to the same group standard as their own vehicle (see ABI vehicle groups rules). The temporary vehicle will remain with the driver until their own damaged vehicle is repaired or the vehicle write off payment is made.
Need A Courtesy Hire Car After A Non Fault Car Accident?
Call: 0800 321 7320
Courtesy Car After A Non Fault Car Accident Terms Of Service
Post non fault accident courtesy car services are a form of Credit Hire. The Credit Hire concept forms the basis of all hire agreements of this type. This enables the cost cost of the courtesy car to be charged to and recovered from the at fault drivers insurance company at standard rates. Both independent post accident courtesy car companies and insurance company appointed replacement vehicle services all provide Credit Hire based services for post non fault accident temporary vehicles.
The advantage of selecting an independent post accident courtesy car service after a non fault car accident
You will have a greater choice of courtesy vehicle types ensuring you will receive a suitable courtesy vehicle. For example, if you drive a prestige vehicle Compass Hire will provide you like for like prestige courtesy car, to the same standard and specification as your own vehicle. The service is often more efficient than your insurance company as we process vehicle inspections and vehicle claims within 48 hours, this ensures repair authority is ready to be action or a write off claim can be submitted for settlement.
How Long Can I keep A Temporary Courtesy Car After A Non Fault Car Accident?
The post accident courtesy car will remain with you until your own vehicle claim is settle. This means if your vehicle is repairable after the accident, the courtesy car will available until your own vehicle is fully repaired and returned to you. If your vehicle was written off in an accident you will keep the courtesy car after the accident until your own vehicle write off claim is settled and you have received cleared payment of the write off value.
What Is The Difference Between A Post Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car And A Hire Car?
The difference between a post non fault accident courtesy car and a hire car depends upon the provider. Courtesy cars can be provided by vehicle repair garages, insurance companies and credit hire vehicle providers. If the accident is not your fault you will usually not have to pay for the service from any of these courtesy car providers. Vehicle repair garages often provide a free courtesy car as an incentive for people to use their services. Insurance companies often use the vehicle repair garages courtesy vehicles or vehicle credit hire companies as their solution. These vehicles are then charged to the at fault drivers insurance company.
Had A Non Fault Car Accident And Need A Courtesy Car? Know Your Rights And Entitlements Relating To Courtesy Cars And Vehicle Claims
If you have had a non fault accident and need a courtesy after the accident Compass Hire offer a replacement courtesy car service throughout the UK, but what are your rights and entitlements in relation to courtesy cars and vehicle claims after an accident that was not your fault.
With around 160,000 road traffic accidents happening on UK roads every year, ranging from minor bumps in car parks to substantial road traffic car accidents. Knowing your entitlements after a car accident is an important subject to understand for any UK driver.
Not only is it your right to receive a courtesy vehicle after an accident, but it is also your right to select the a vehicle claims route the is correct for you. The key point to note here is that you do not usually have to claim with your insurance company, claiming vehicle damage with an independent service like Compass Hire can actually . Our like for like temporary replacement car hire, courtesy cars after accidents and vehicle claim services are all provided at not cost to you. To find out more please read our article on vehicle claims or contact a member of our team.
Car Accident Can I Get A Courtesy Car After A Non Fault Car Accident?
If the accident was not your fault you are entitled to a like for like temporary replacement courtesy car after an accident by law. The courtesy car will remain with you until you own vehicle claim is settled.
Insurance Courtesy Car After Accident. Does Your Insurance Company Provide A Courtesy Car After An Accident?
Research shows 80% of UK insurance companies will provide a courtesy car after a accident. However the courtesy vehicle is not always like for like and you may need to of paid for the insurance courtesy car service prior to the accident to obtain a courtesy vehicle. A fully comprehensive insurance policy will cover you for any damage to your car caused by an accident regardless fault liability. If your car is stolen, written off or repairable, your insurer will provide a basic courtesy car after an accident (or vehicle damage incident) until the insurance claim is settled or car repairs are completed.
The difference between a courtesy car and a credit hire car after a non fault accident.
A courtesy car is provided to you by your insurance company or their appointed repair centre often for a limited time, often 7 days. A courtesy car from a credit hire car company is a contacted 'like for like' replacement vehicle and is paid for by the at fault drivers insurance company. It is actually you legal entitlement to compensate for and therefore provided with a like for like courtesy car until your own vehicle damage claim is settled.
A courtesy car from a insurance company or their appointed repair centre is often a small group standard vehicle, and a credit hire courtesy car will be a vehicle of the same size and standard to your own vehicle.
Insurance company courtesy cars / credit hire cars can be a good solution for some, but if you need a like for like courtesy car after an accident a credit hire / courtesy car service can be the best option to get you back on the road in the right vehicle as soon as possible.
Is a courtesy car free?
It may appear to be free, but like most things in life it is paid for and in the event of a non fault car accident it is the at fault drivers insurance company that covers the cost for your courtesy car. If the courtesy car is offered to you by your insurance company you will often have paid for this as part of your standard car insurance policy, or as an optional guaranteed courtesy car policy. In most cases of the courtesy car provided in done so on a credit hire agreement. This enables the courtesy car provider to claim the courtesy car charges from the at fault drivers insurance company at the standard rate related to the vehicle group of your entitlement. Your courtesy car vehicle group eligibility is determined by your own vehicles age, size, specification and standard.
A helpful tip to remember is by choosing car insurance which does not include a courtesy car you may be able to save money on your annual premium. You are entitled to a credit hire courtesy car vehicle at no cost to you if the accident is not your fault. So the only real benefit of paying for a guaranteed courtesy car policy is in the event of a fault accident and your vehicle is written off. However often these courtesy car policies will be limited in how many days you will keep the courtesy car, often 7 or 14 days only, so necessarily until your vehicle claim is settled.