The Road Ahead : October 2011
INSURANCE MEMBER ESSENTIALS ESSENTIAL INFO: RACQ Insurance offers a host of benefi ts, including: • Rewarding RACQ Members with up to 17.5 percent discount on insurance. aussie assist to the rescue RACQ Insurance offers peace of mind and value for RACQ members and even helps you out when you travel. STORY BELINDA PETERS RACQ INSURANCE’S COMPREHENSIVE Car Insurance policy is one of the best value on the market, with one of its unique advantages being the additional benefit of Aussie Assist provided at no extra cost. Aussie Assist can help you out with almost anything that might go wrong while you are travelling in Australia, more than 100 km from your home. You don't even have to be using your car to take advantage of it. Heading on a trip away, particularly a road trip, is an exciting endeavour and even though the itinerary might be carefully mapped out, one thing you can never plan for is the unexpected. And this is where Aussie Assist can help out. Consider this hypothetical scenario experienced by unlucky travellers Mr and Mrs Smith and what affects these (or similar) events would have on a long awaited holiday. While in the middle of an around Australia road trip and enjoying a bush walk in the Margaret River region in Western Australia, e is he Mr Smith falls and breaks his arm. As he is the sole driver of their four-wheel-drive, m will need to stay in plaster for the next six w Stuck on the other side of the country option for continuing their trip or getting home will cause the Smiths great expense Luckily, they have their car insured with RACQ Insurance, and Mrs Smith calls Aussie hem. ng nse. h Assist to see what they can do to help them. Aussie Assist is able to book fl ights to transport the Smiths home and organise transportation of their motor vehicle bac le e ac home too, saving the couple considerable money and stress. Aussie Assist is also able to help with locating medical assistance, transporting car parts to get you back on the road and covering transport costs of getting sick or injured people to medical assistance. ng nd or INSURANCE PRODUCTS ARE ISSUED BY RACQ INSURANCE LIMITED. CONTACT OUR BRANCHES, AGENCIES OR PHONE 13 1905 FOR A PRODUCT DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. PLEASE READ THE PDS BEFORE YOU MAKE ANY DECISION REGARDING THIS PRODUCT. MAKES YOUR DAY OCT/NOV 2011 THE ROAD AHEAD 65 • Multi-policy discounts when you have more than three policies with RACQ Insurance. • Recognising your good driving history with a No Claim Discount of up to 60 percent plus a Driver Excellence Bonus of up to 10 percent. have no way of getting home and his arm will w. y • Voluntary excess to lower your premium. • Cutting your bills into more manageable payments with RACQ Pay By The Month. For more information or assistance, call RACQ Insurance 24 hours, seven days a week, on 13 1905 or visit www.racqinsurance. com.au.