General Accident Car Insurance

General Accident have a long history being over 100 years old and they are now part of the Aviva group. Together, they offer competitively priced car insurance with the benefit of optional extras, to widen your cover.

You can manage your policy online, or if you need to make a claim, you can contact General Accident car insurance 7 days a week, 24 hours a day on 0345 030 7956.



General Accident car insurance

Comprehensive car insurance with General Accident offers the following benefits:

  • 3 years guarantee on repairs
  • Personal accident payment
  • Audio and navigation equipment cover
  • Up to 90 days’ European travel under the same cover as you have in the UK
  • Courtesy car whilst your own vehicle is being repaired, subject to availability.
  • Personal belongings
  • Windscreen cover, including sunroofs
  • Cover for a new car -  If your car is less than 12 months old and you are the registered driver and it’s damaged so badly it’s written-off or stolen, you’re covered for a brand new vehicle of the same make, model and specification

Terms and conditions will apply to the benefits you’re offered, so it’s important to check the policy wording before you purchase.

You can then add on the following optional extras:

  • Protected no claims bonus - Protect your no claims bonus if you have to make a claim
  • Legal expenses – Includes a 24- hour legal helpline for issues to do with motoring and also a fixed sum to assist you in any claims you need to make against a third party if you’ve had an accident and weren’t responsible.
  • Hire Car – This will cover you if your car is written-off or stolen
  • Key care -Locksmith’s charges, replacement keys and locks. Includes all keys on your fob and the recovery of them from inside your car or your home.
  • Increased personal accident cover -Gives you a higher level of cover

Breakdown Cover

Another useful optional extra is breakdown cover. General Accident car insurance have teamed up with the RAC and you can choose up to four levels of cover which are:

Roadside Assistance

Includes roadside assistance, but if the RAC can’t get you going you’ll be covered for you and your passengers to be taken to a single destination in Great Britain (not including Northern Ireland)

and onward travel Roadside, recovery, home assistance

All of the above benefits, including car hire for one day, an amount to get you home by public transport, or overnight accommodation whilst your car is being repaired. 

Roadside, recovery, home assistance, onward travel and European cover 

This is the highest level of cover you can take out and includes roadside assistance, recovery, home, onward travel and breakdown assistance in Europe for trips up to 90 days.

General Accident can give you a competitive quote in minutes. Get yourself a General Accident car insurance quote today and see just how much you could save.

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