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Self-Drive Hire Insurance

Self-Drive Hire Insurance

Towergate has considerable experience in arranging insurance solutions to meet the needs of the self-drive hire business sector. That’s given us a firm understanding of the risks you face and the cover you need to protect your business.

With over 40 years’ road transport experience, Towergate Insurance Brokers – Motor Division knows what it takes to deliver a comprehensive, affordable and sustainable insurance program that meets the specific needs of its self-drive hire clients.  Our relationships with the UK’s leading self-drive-hire business fleet insurers puts us in a strong position to achieve just that.

We can arrange annual cover on a rental revenue, day rate, or rate per vehicle basis – whichever works best for you.

Appoint us and we will assign a dedicated claims and Risk Management team to your account. These experts then work with you to not only help with tricky claims, but to also help reduce both the frequency and severity of accidents – enabling you to better control insurance costs and increase your operational efficiency.

One-to-one, Best Practice rental desk training for your hire operators is all part of the service. While webcams for your rental desk and solutions to assist your Self-Drive Hire customers in reporting claims promptly are all available to you at no extra cost.

We may also be able to negotiate a premium discount if you’re open to fitting dashboard camera and / or telematics systems to your self-drive hire motor fleet vehicles.

‘Cash flow is king’ for many businesses; insuring with Towergate gives you the option (subject to status) to pay by monthly instalments.

Whatever the size of your business, whatever your business activities, we’ll do all we can to arrange the right self-drive-hire business fleet insurance to protect you and your vehicles – at the right price. 

And if you need help with the complete range of business insurance covers such as public and employer’s liability, property and business interruption and plant inspection – as well as a range of other essential covers – we would be very pleased to help with that too.

 

Key features

We can arrange specialist Self-Drive Hire Insurance for hire vehicle fleets of almost any type, size or composition. Features include:

  • Access to a panel of experienced and competitive self-drive hire vehicle fleet insurers
  • The day-to-day benefit of a proactive Risk Management programme
  • The know-how and insight provided by a dedicated Fleet Risk Manager
  • Best Practice, one-to-one, rental desk training
  • Dedicated contact number for handling hirer referrals
  • Instalment payment facilities to assist your cash flow (subject to status)

 

Contact our Nationwide specialist broker in Telford

Towergate House, Euston Way, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4LY

insurancequery@towergate.co.uk

0344 892 1434


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Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Update for Towergate customers


During the COVID-19 Coronavirus crisis, we want to reassure our customers and partners that we are following UK Government guidance,
and as a result our national offices are closed to both safeguard the health of our employees and our ability to look after our valued clients.
Where possible, our employees are working from home and we are still fully able to support with renewals, new cover requirements and
claims guidance and support. This includes giving our colleagues the ability to work from home or alternative locations,
which we hope will limit the disruption and enable you to speak to us for advice and support should you need it.
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