European Breakdown CoverBenefits Of Breakdown Cover In Europe

 

European breakdown cover is provided on the Rescue Plus Europe cover plan or available for individual trips starting from Ireland, giving you comprehensive breakdown cover abroad.

 

Features :

 

  • Covers Any Driver
  • Free Caravan or Trailer Recovery
  • No Call Out Charges
  • 24 Hour Service
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Vehicle Recovery


Road RescueBenefits of European Breakdown Cover

 

If you break down or have an accident in any of the qualifying countries in Europe* we will arrange for a breakdown operator to come to where you have broken down to try and repair the vehicle and get it back on the road as part of your European breakdown cover.


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Road RescueBefore travel abroad begins

If you break down or have an accident on your way to the ferry terminal (more than one kilometre from your home) a benefit of our Breakdown Cover in Europe is that we will arrange for a breakdown operator to attend your vehicle roadside to try and repair it. If we can't get you back on the road within the hour we will take your car, along with up to 6 people in your car, to a suitable local garage (normally the nearest) for you to get it repaired at your cost.



Road RescueRoadside assistance and towing

If your vehicle cannot be made safe to drive by the side of the road within one hour we will take your it along with up to 6 passengers riding in your car to a suitable local garage (normally the nearest) for you to get it repaired at your cost.



Road RescueDelivering replacement parts

If replacement parts to repair the vehicle after a breakdown are not available locally we will arrange and pay to have them delivered as quickly as possible.



Road RescueLoss of use of your vehicle

If after a breakdown or accident your car is unroadworthy and cannot be repaired within 8 hours, or if it has been stolen and has not been recovered within 8 hours, one of the benefits of Breakdown Cover in Europe is that we will arrange and pay for one of the following:

  • transporting you, your luggage and passengers to where you were originally travelling and then returning you to your car once it has been repaired;
  • the cost of hiring another car whilst yours is being repaired up to €105 per day and €1,025 in total;
  • B & B expenses up to €45 per person (€750 in total) while your vehicle is being repaired.


Road RescueIf you become ill and cannot drive

If you become too ill to drive and no one else in your party can drive you home, we will pay for a qualified driver to bring you, your passengers and vehicle home as part of your European breakdown cover..



Road RescueIf you can't use your vehicle to get home

If, following a breakdown or accident, your vehicle is not made roadworthy in time for you to return home, we will pay for suitable transport to get you, your passengers and luggage home. in addition, we will pay up to €225 towards alternative travel costs in Ireland while you wait for your own vehicle.

 

Further benefits of Breakdown Cover in Europe include cover for transporting your vehicle home or to a suitable repairer in Ireland, or the cost of a single ticket for you to fetch the vehicle once it has been repaired or found, and any storage charges up to €150 while it is waiting for repair, collection or transportation home.



Road Rescue* Qualifying Countries in Europe

 

Andorra Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark
Estonia Finland France Germany Gibraltar
Greece Hungary Italy Latvia Liechtenstein
Lithuania Luxembourg Malta Monaco Netherlands
Norway Poland Portugal Republic of Cyprus San Marino
Slovakia Slovenia Spain Sweden Switzerland
Turkey (west of Bosphorous) United Kingdom** The Vatican City ...  
and these country's dependent islands, within the geographical area of Europe, of these aforementioned countries.
(**The United Kingdom is defined as Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.)

 

Conditions apply to all policies. You can download a copy here: Terms and Conditions Termas and Conditions Apply - pdf document

 



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