In a stark contrast to any other form of #insurance covers, a car #insurance policy is a legal obligation. While its only mandatory to have a third party insurance cover for your vehicle, its strongly recommended to opt for a comprehensive insurance #policy (popularly known as bumper-to-pumper insurance).
We have compiled a list of Top 10 Car Insurance Policy Companies in India which are popular among the vehicle owners to help you decide better. Please note that, based on the location, vehicle type, prior experiences and many other parameters, one brand may be more suitable than the other. The order of appearance is purely alphabetical and does not correspond to any ranking.
1. BAJAJ ALLIANZ GENERAL INSURANCE CO. LTD.
Bajaj Allianz has a fare share of presence in the #auto insurance sector. Services offered are 24*7 towing assistance, cashless repair over 1,500 outlets and 75% account payment at places where cashless facility is not available.
2. BHARTI AXA GENERAL INSURANCE CO. LTD.
Key benefits of Bharti AXA‘s #vehicle insurance policy includes various value added services like roadside assistance even for changing flat tyre, onroad repair for minor breakdowns, lock out or lost key assistance and emergency fuel assistance. These benefits make it a sweet deal.
The multiple award winning HDFC ERGO’s auto insurance service has one of the highest claim settlement ratios in the segment. The company’s settlement process is accredited by ISO 9001:2008.
Going in its favor are services like age and profession based discounts, cashless settlements at many workshops across the country, zero documentation and quick processing of settlements.
The car insurance at ICICI Lombard comes with services like towing assistance, online EMI, online policy with digital signature and cashless settlement across thousands of garages across India.
5. IFCCO TOKIO GENERAL INSURANCE CO. INDIA LTD.
With services like doorstop assistance for fresh policies, renewal and survey, 24*7 roadside assistance, digitally signed online policy document and several unique add-ons make an auto insurance policy from IFFCO TOKIO one of the highly preferred in the country.
6. NEW INDIA ASSURANCE COMPANY LTD
New India Assurance is another government-owned insurance company which has a strong presence in auto insurance sector with attractive packages. The company has swept several recognized awards and accreditation and even has an international presence. Very quick action is the firm’s strongest selling point.
7. ORIENTAL INSURANCE CO. LTD
The central government-owned insurance company has a strong brand value and reputation in the motor insurance sector. The firm is known for its high claim settlement ratio and quick processing of settlements in addition to several additional value added services.
8.ROYAL SUNDARAM GENERAL INSURANCE
The name Sundaram has a long standing association with the Indian automotive industry across manufacturing, service and financial domains, making it one of the natural choices for auto insurance. The firm offers quick settlement in 2 working days and has cashless repair options through a wide network of workshops.
9.TATA AIG GENERAL INSURANCE CO. LTD.
Relatively new to the Indian insurance scene, Tata AIG quickly rose to become one the top auto insurance policy companies in India. The packages include free car pickup, warranties on repair, processing of claims in a week and several other tailor-made services.
10.UNITED INDIA INSURANCE CO LTD.
United India is yet another wholly owned subsidiary of the Indian government and is one of the top #insurance agencies in Asia with numerous awards in its bag. The motor insurance policies of UII are being used widely though increasing number of customers are gradually migrating towards private players.
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curated from: Indian Cars Bikes >> Auto News