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COURTESY CAR SERVICE AFTER A NON-FAULT ACCIDENT

Courtesy Car Service After Non Fault Accidents

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GET BACK ON THE ROAD AFTER A NON-FAULT ACCIDENT


When you’ve been involved in a collision which wasn’t your fault, you’ve got enough to worry about without stressing over how you’re going to get behind the wheel again. There’s the insurance company to deal with, the agony of waiting for a decision on whether your vehicle will be written off and that’s on top of any physical injuries you may have suffered.

Compass Hire specialises in providing you with a temporary like-for-like courtesy car after a non-fault accident. It’s no wonder we’re the UK’s first choice for courtesy cars and temporary replacement hire vehicles for anyone who’s been in a collision. We act upon your instruction and in your best interests, not an insurance companies. Ready to help with over 20 years experience and 17 regional site we provide true nationwide cover

What’s more, we offer a full range of [link] vehicle accident claims services, making it easy for you to cut through the red tape after an RTA. Compass Hire are authrised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA Regulated)

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WE UNDERSTAND WHAT YOU’RE GOING THROUGH

With over 20 years’ experience, Compass Hire knows how to make it easy to get a courtesy car after an accident. With local sites throughout the UK, our team of experts are on hand 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to get you back on the road again.

From prestige courtesy cars through to vanscommercial vehicles and even motorbikes, we provide temporary vehicles on a like for like basis, minimising your inconvenience. With an average delivery time of just three hours from incident report, you’ll be mobile again in next to no time.

Our courtesy car service is available across the UK, including Scotland and Northern Ireland, so wherever you are, we’ll be there for you.

IS IT DIFFICULT TO ARRANGE A COURTESY CAR AFTER AN ACCIDENT?

With Compass Hire, it couldn’t be simpler to get a courtesy car after a non-fault accident. Just one simple call and we’ll organise a temporary hire vehicle for you. We usually deliver to your door or a convenient place of your choosing within three hours.

We can even process your vehicle claim at absolutely NO COST to you, should you choose to forego using your insurance company, as is your right to claim directly from the at fault drivers insurance company.

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WHY SHOULD I USE AN INDEPENDENT POST-ACCIDENT COURTESY CAR SERVICE?

Using an independent courtesy car service like Compass Hire gives you a greater choice of courtesy vehicle types, making it easier for you to receive a suitable courtesy vehicle to the same standard and specification as your own vehicle.

Our service is often more efficient than your insurance company’s because we process vehicle inspections and vehicle claims within 48 hours, ensuring repair authority is quickly ready to be actioned or a write off claim is promptly submitted for settlement.

Compass Hire’s service is cost free to you with no excess to pay. In addition, by [link] directly claiming against the at-fault driver’s insurance company, you’ll have no adverse claim history on your own policy.

Your damaged vehicle remains under your control at all times, giving you total freedom over which repair centre to use. If your vehicle is written off, you get to decide what happens to it, not an insurance company.

WHAT ARE MY RIGHTS AND ENTITLEMENTS SURROUNDING COURTESY CARS AND VEHICLE CLAIMS?

With approximately 160,000 road traffic accidents occurring on UK roads every year, knowing your entitlements after a car accident is an important subject to understand for any UK driver.

Not only are you entitled to a courtesy vehicle of the same size, standard and specification as your own vehicle at no cost until your claim is settled, you also have the right to select the vehicle claims route which is correct for you.

REMEMBER – you do not have to claim with your insurance company. Claiming with an independent service like Compass Hire may protect your policy and ensure you receive the correct post non-fault accident car.

To learn more about your rights following a non-fault accident, read our article pages; claiming off the at fault drivers insurance company, visit our legal page or vehicle claims page, or contact a member of our team.

HOW MUCH DOES COMPASS HIRE’S TEMPORARY COURTESY CAR SERVICE COST?

Under the law, you’re entitled to a like-for-like courtesy car following a non-fault accident at NO COST to you. Provided you’re a licensed UK driver and you weren’t to blame for the accident, all costs will be covered by the at-fault driver’s insurance company.

You get to keep the courtesy car following the accident for as long as it takes for your insurance claim to be settled, so any disruption is kept to an absolute minimum.

When you come to Compass Hire, you’ve also got the peace of mind that comes from knowing we’re authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

WHAT COURTESY CAR WILL I GET?

Our expansive national fleet of courtesy cars means Compass Hire can provide you with virtually any type of courtesy car or hire vehicle following a non-fault accident, including:

• Small cars
• Prestige cars
• Sports cars
• 4x4 and SUVs
• Motorcycles
• Vans
Commercial Vehicles


We’ll ensure you receive the right vehicle to suit your specific requirements. Our true like-for-like courtesy car service means you get a vehicle matching the size, standard and specification of your own.

We have both manual and automatic vehicles available, as well as petrol, diesel, hybrid and fully electric vehicles. Our fleet features most popular mainstream and prestige vehicle makes, from Ford and Ferrari to Transit and Tiguan.

We really will make sure you get the perfect hire vehicle!

All our courtesy cars and hire vehicles come with fully comprehensive insurance, with a policy reflecting your own. This means any additional driver named on your own vehicle insurance policy can be fully insured to drive your temporary vehicle.

TELL ME MORE ABOUT COMPASS HIRE’S POST NON-FAULT ACCIDENT INSURANCE CLAIMS SERVICE

In addition to providing temporary courtesy cars, Compass Hire also offers you the option to [link] claim for your vehicle damage without using your insurance company. This will not affect your no claims bonus, you won’t need to pay any excess, and again, all at no cost to you.

We claim directly from the at-fault driver’s insurance. We only act upon your instruction and will always work with your best interest in mind, not the insurance company’s.

During the vehicle claims process, you’ll have full use of a like-for-like courtesy car until the claim is settled. Should your car be written off, you can keep the courtesy car until you receive the cleared funds to purchase a new vehicle.

Call now for further details or to start the process:

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Alternatively, visit our [link]vehicle accident claims page or our [link]non-fault accident car hire and claims service page. You can get further information about your legal rights [link] legal page and information about the benefits of not claiming with your own insurance following a non-fault accident [link]here.

WHAT ABOUT YOUR VEHICLE ACCIDENT CLAIM SERVICES?

We don’t just provide courtesy cars. We offer [link]comprehensive vehicle accident claim services including vehicle damage reporting, vehicle storage and repair management.

All repairs are carried out at a centre of your choice. In the event of your vehicle being a total loss write off, we’ll appoint an independent vehicle engineer to 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.
All this at NO COST to you!

CHOOSE THE LEVEL OF SERVICE WHICH IS RIGHT FOR YOU

Your insurance company may not be able to supply you with a vehicle that suits your needs. Local garages often have a limited fleet for you to choose from, meaning you may be faced with the inconvenience of an inappropriate vehicle.

Should you prefer to deal with your insurance company for the claim, you can still benefit from Compass Hire’s full non-fault accident car hire service so you can get a like-for-like vehicle. In addition, you may wish to appoint one of our approved vehicle accident repair centres rather than using one your insurance company has chosen.

All this is absolutely FREE!

AM I ENTITLED TO A COURTESY CAR IF MY CAR IS WRITTEN OFF?

Absolutely! If the accident was not your fault, and you’ve claimed with your insurance company, if your vehicle is written off and they don’t provide you with an appropriate courtesy car, give Compass Hire a call. We’ll provide you with a no cost, like-for-like, post-accident courtesy car until your vehicle claim is settled.

DO YOU HAVE TO PAY MY INSURANCE EXCESS AFTER A NON-FAULT CAR ACCIDENT?

If you use Compass Hire’s vehicle claim service, there is no policy excess to pay because you’re not claiming against your own policy. We recover all costs from the at-fault party’s insurance company at standard ABI approved rates.

This includes the cost of courtesy vehicle hire following the accident.

AM I ENTITLED TO USE YOUR POST NON-FAULT ACCIDENT COURTESY CAR SERVICE?

If you want to use Compass Hire’s services, you’ll need a full driver’s license with over 3 months’ driving experience.

In addition, your vehicle must be correctly insured and taxed with an up-to-date MOT. You must be the vehicle owner (or have their authority) or be a named driver on the insurance policy. You must not be at-fault for the accident and the driver of the at-fault vehicle must be correctly insured.

If you meet all these conditions, Compass Hire will carry out suitability checks and then offer you a full or part service to best meet your needs, so you can enjoy an appropriate courtesy car until your insurance claim is settled.

WHAT ARE THE TERMS OF SERVICE OF YOUR COURTESY CAR 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, enabling the cost of the courtesy to be charged to and reclaimed from the at-fault driver’s insurance company at standard rates.

HOW LONG CAN I KEEP A TEMPORARY COURTESY CAR AFTER A NON-FAULT CAR ACCIDENT?

You can use the post-accident courtesy car for as long as it takes for your vehicle claim to be settled.

This means that if your vehicle is repairable following an accident, you can have the courtesy car for as long as it takes for your vehicle to be fully repaired and then returned to you.

If your vehicle is written off, you keep the courtesy car until your own vehicle [link] write off claim is settled and you receive cleared payment of the write off value.

WHAT’S 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 on the provider.

Courtesy cars can be supplied by vehicle repair garages, insurance companies and credit hire vehicle providers. If the accident was 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 then frequently use these garage courtesy vehicles or a vehicle credit hire company to get you driving again.

Whatever solution is chosen, the vehicle costs are charged to the at-fault driver’s insurance company.

HELP! MY INSURANCE COMPANY DOESN’T PROVIDE A COURTESY CAR!

Only 80% of UK insurance companies provide a courtesy car following an accident. However, even if your insurer supplies you with a courtesy car, it may not be like-for-like and you may need to have paid a fee as part of your policy to benefit from a courtesy vehicle. Or you may only receive a courtesy car for a limited time if your vehicle is written off. We can help, you are entitled to a courtesy at no cost until your vehicle claim is settle or vehicle is repair. Call Compass now for details.

YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A COURTESY CAR FOLLOWING A NON-FAULT ACCIDENT

If your insurer won’t supply you with a courtesy car or you don’t like what they offer, come to Compass Hire. We’ll provide you with a like-for-like vehicle for as long as it takes to resolve your claim at no cost to you.

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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 car replacement vehicles and full vehicle accident claims services.

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Post Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Service

With over 20 years experience and local sites throught the UK, we offer expert service and full UK nationwide coverOur non fault accident courtesy car and claim services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We provide post accident 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?

The service is provided at no cost to any licensed UK driver involved in a non fault road traffic accident. You are entitled by law to receive a like for like courtesy car after non fault accident. The courtesy car is paid for by the at fault drivers insurance company. You keep the courtesy car after the accident until your own vehicle claim is settled. Compass Hire are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

 

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Need A Courtesy Car After An Accident?

If you need a courtesy car after an accident that was not your fault we can help. Compass Hire provide post non fault accident courtesy car and temporary vehicle hire services. 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 and even process your vehicle claim all at no cost to you.

 

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Non Fault Accident Courtesy Car Fleet. What Courtesy Car Will I Get After An Accident?

With our 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.

 

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Like For Like Post Accident Courtesy Car Service

Compass Hire provide a true like for like courtesy car service. The like for like element means that we ensure that you will receive a courtesy vehicle of the same size, standard and specification to that of your own vehicle.

From our dedicated post accident courtesy car fleet, we have all vehicles types available in both manual and automatic, and petrol, diesel, hybrid 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 and at no cost to you. The service provides a temporary courtesy car after the accident and the option to claim for your vehicle damage without using your insurance company.

All post non fault accident courtesy cars and hire vehicles are supplied with fully comprehensive insurance, the 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

 

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 a no cost alternative to the insurance company by claiming directly from the at fault drivers insurance. We act upon your instruction and in your best interest, not an insurance companies. Visit our vehicle accident claims page or our non fault accident car hire and claims service page for further details.

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.

Want to understand your legal rights and entitlement to claim or information on a courtesy car after a non fault car accident visit our legal page. Or to discover the benefits of not claiming with your own insurance after a non fault accident visit our how to claim directly without using your insurance page.

 

Who Pays For The Courtesy Car After A Non Fault Car Accident? Do I get Charged For A Courtesy Car After An Accident?

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). Therefore the Compass Hire temporary replacement courtesy vehicle and vehicle claim services are provided at no cost to you. Compass Hire work to GTA/ABI standards, providing you with a no cost efficient transparent service, and an alternative option to claiming with your own insurance provider. With Compass Hire, you will not need to pay the excess on your own policy as we claim directly from the at fault insurance company, saving you money and protecting your policy.

 

Combined Courtesy Car And Vehicle Claim Service After An Accident

In addition, Compass Hire provide you with a full vehicle accident claim services, including vehicle damage 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, to full vehicle accident loss recovery services. We are ready to help and at no cost to you. To understand your courtesy car entitlements after a non fault car accident visit our legal page.

 

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. The service is provided at no cost, you will receive a temporary like for like courtesy car whilst your own vehicle is off the road.

 

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.

Should your own insurance company not be able provide you a suitable post non fault accident courtesy car during the repair period, we can assist you with a like for like courtesy car at no cost to you.

 

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 by law to a like for like courtesy and paid for by the at fault drivers insurance company. 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. 

If your car is written off and your insurance company do not provide a post non fault accident courtesy car service we can arrange a courtesy car for you now. You are actually entitled by law to a no cost like for like courtesy car after a non fault car accident until your vehicle claim is settle. Car written off and no courtesy car? We can resolve your courtesy car problem and at no cost to you. To read more visit our page on insurance companies policy of no courtesy car if written off.

 

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.

 

Do I have to pay my insurance excess after a non fault car accident?

When using the Compass Hire vehicle claim service, there is no policy excess to pay as you will not be claiming against your own policy. All our costs are recovered from the at fault party's insurance company at standard ABI, approved rates, this includes the courtesy car provided after the accident.

 

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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.

 

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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 partys 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. The service is a no cost alternative to claiming on your own insurance.

 

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. The service is cost free to you and you will not have any excess to pay. By claiming against the at fault drivers insurance company directly you will have no adverse claim history on your own policy. The damaged vehicle remains under your control, this gives you total freedom to select a repair centre of your choice. If your vehicle is write off you get to decide what happens with the vehicle.

 

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.

If your car is off the road due to the damage sustained in the accident and the accident was not your fault there are a few key facts to understand. Did you know in UK law you are entitled to receive a like for like courtesy car after the accident. This means a courtesy vehicle of the same size, standard and specification to your own vehicle. You are entitled to keep the courtesy car at no cost to you until your vehicle claim is settled.

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 have to claim with your insurance company, you have no obligation to do so, and often claiming with an independent service like Compass Hire can actually protect your policy and ensure that your receive the correct post non fault accident car. 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. The post non fault accident courtesy car will be provided at no cost to you.

 

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.

 

How To Get A Courtesy Car After An Accident

If the car accident was not fault you are entitled to a courtesy car. The at fault drivers insurance company must pay for your courtesy car after an accident until your vehicle claim is resolved. Compass Hire provide you with a like for like courtesy car after the accident at no cost. For further information visit our insurance courtesy car after an accident page for full details or contact Compass Hire.

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