What is General Insurance ?
General insurance is a practical option for every person who would like to live a risk-free life. Risk is associated with every thing and so, it is important to secure all the things that we own and that security is provided by insurance. General Insurance covers Insurance policies like burglary, theft, etc. Personal Insurances like health and accident Insurance are also covered up by general Insurance. Furthermore, special Insurance like professional indemnity Insurance is also covered under this category.
Do I need General Insurance?
Accidents… illness… fire… financial securities are the things you’d like to worry about any time. General Insurance provides you the much-needed protection against such unforeseen events. Unlike Life Insurance, General Insurance is not meant to offer returns but is a protection against contingencies.
Motor Insurance or vehicle Insurance is all about protecting against financial losses arising out of vehicle usage. With the multifold rise in usage of four wheelers, motor Insurance is also termed as Car Insurance or Auto Insurance. Auto Insurance is one of the most common types of general insurance products.
Car Insurance is mandatory by law and protects you and the people riding in your car from any legal claim or penalty made by a third party. Family members who may drive you car can also be covered through auto insurance. Your car insurance policy is the most important document in your vehicle. Along with comprehensive coverage against physical damage, bodily injury and cover againts third-party liability, your motor insurance brings to you confidence and peace of mind. All this is backed by our superior claims servicing capability and fast settlement record for vehicles insured by us.
A health insurance plan that covers critical illness means you can insure yourself against the risk of serious illness in much the same way as you insure your car and your house. It will give you the same security of knowing that a guaranteed cash amount will be paid if the unexpected happens and you are diagnosed with a critical illness.
Personal Accident Insurance Policy gives complete financial protection against all accidental occurrences that might lead to death or bodily injury of the insured person. If the accident leads to the untimely death of the Insured, this Policy will provide complete financial security to the Insured’s family members.
A Personal Accident Insurance policy covers you against death, permanent disability, permanent partial disability, and temporary total disability. For death and permanent disability – its pays you the total sum insured and for temporary disability it pays you a weekly compensation of around 1% of Sum Insured per week, for 52 weeks.
Standard Fire and Special Perils Policy
This is a package insurance which covers the following set of perils:
- Explosion / Implosion
- Aircraft damage
- Riot, Strike, Malicious damage (RSMD Perils)
- Storm, Tempest, Flood, Inundation, Hurricane,Cyclone, Typhoon and Tornado. (STFI)
- Impact by any Rail/ Road vehicle or animal belonging to third parties
- Subsidence / Landslide including rockslide.
- Bursting and / or overflowing of water tanks, apparatus.
- Leakage form Automatic Sprinkler Installation. Missile Testing Operation.
- Pollution or contamination resulting from any of the above perils
- Any insured peril resulting from pollution and contamination.
- Bush Fire
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Burglary Insurance policy covers property contained in business premises, stocks owned, or for which insured is responsible or held in trust and/or commission. It also covers cash, valuables, securities kept in a locked safe or cash box in locked steel cupboard on specific request.
What does this Policy cover?
This Burglary Insurance covers loss or damage caused by:-
- Burglary and Theft (i.e. theft following upon an actual forcible and violent entry of and / or exit from the premises)
In respect of contents of offices, warehouses, shops, etc. and cash in safe or strong room and also damage caused to the premises