If you operate a Private Hire vehicle such as a Taxi or Minibus, getting a suitable replacement if yours is damaged in an accident is vital in order service your customers.
Car Call UK and our partners can provide plated replacement vehicles of all types in the event of a non-fault traffic accident and typically deliver them on the same day. This enables you to continue working with the minimum of disruption to your business.
Our service enables any Private Hire operator to get a like-for-like replacement plated and equipped vehicle to use while we arrange the repairs to your own vehicle and provide legal assistance to the driver to recover lost earnings or pursue an injury claim.
Thousands of drivers every year use our independent claims service to avoid potentially costly claims on their own insurance because we and our partners recover accident related costs directly from the at-fault driver’s insurer.
Will I get a suitable replacement vehicle for my business?
We have access to a wide range of replacement vehicles for our customers, including Private Hire vehicles which are plated, equipped and ready to use.
We will do our very best to deliver a vehicle that matches your own in terms the make model and engine size.
Most of our vehicles are less than 6 months old and we can usually deliver your replacement on the day you start your non-fault claim with us.
Can I get my vehicle repaired at an accident repair centre I have used before?
Yes of course. We can actually provide a full credit repair service utilising our UK network of approved accident repair centres, but if you wish to use your preferred repairer then just let our claims advisor know and we will make the necessary arrangements.
The benefits of our independent claims service
Our accident assistance service has many benefits to our customers in addition to the prompt delivery of your replacement Private Hire vehicle.
An alternative to a claim on your own Private Hire vehicle insurance, we handle everything for you
Your insurance premiums should not increase as a result of your non-fault accident
You will have no excess to pay
We will report your accident to your insurer for ‘information purposes only’ so they do not activate a claim on your policy
We will supply a suitable like-for-like replacement Private Hire vehicle if yours is un-roadworthy and/or being repaired
Your replacement is delivered typically on the same day as we receive your claim
We arrange guaranteed repairs for your vehicle at an approved accident repair centre or one you specify
Legal assistance will be arranged for the recovery of your expenses, lost earnings or claims for compensation
All costs and charges are recovered directly from the at-fault driver’s insurer on your behalf
Help is available 24/7 for all your claim queries
To find out more about our Private Hire accident assistance solutions, call 02392 484 244 and we will be happy to help.
Any policyholder can use this service, and it is your legal right to choose who repairs your vehicle. All assistance offered and information given on this page is provided by Car Call UK and its partners , no association or affiliation to any particular insurer is intended in any way, and your statutory rights are unaffected.