• Introduction
  • What’s included?
  • What’s not included?
  • Why Choose HDFC ERGO?
  • FAQs

Goods Carrying Vehicle

Economies depend on goods being transferred across the country and the world. Goods carrying vehicles are the real heroes but can experience downtime due to strenuous journeys. With HDFC ERGO, be rest assured of minimum interruption and maximum care for the vehicles.

What's Included?

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Accidents

Accidents are uncertain. Did your vehicle get damaged due to an accident? Don’t panic! We cover it!

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Fire & Explosion

Boom! Fire may hamper your vehicle partially or totally. Whatsoever be the loss due to Incidents of fire and explosion, do not worry we can handle it!

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Theft

Your vehicle got stolen? Sounds quite unfortunate! Before you fret over it, let us inform you we will secure it!

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Calamities

Havoc due to earthquake, landslide, floods, riots, terrorism etc. may take a toll over your favourite vehicle. Read More...

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Personal Accident

In case of injuries due to vehicle accidents, we cover all your treatments and make sure you are healthy and Read More...

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Third Party Liability

Any accidental death or bodily injuries caused to the third party by the policyholder who is at fault is covered. The policy also covers all the damages done to any kind of third party property.

What's Not Covered?

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Depreciation

We do not cover depreciation in the value of the goods carrying vehicle over time.

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Electrical & Mechanical Breakdown

Any electrical or mechanical breakdowns remain uncovered under our goods carrying vehicle insurance policy.

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Illegal Driving

Your goods carrying vehicle goes out of action if you do not possess a valid driving license. Driving under the influence of drugs/alcohol Read More...

Why HDFC ERGO?

Secured Over 1 Crore+ Smiles!

Trust redefines relations at HDFC ERGO. We consistently strive to make insurance easier, more affordable and more dependable. Here promises are kept, claims are fulfilled and lives are nurtured with utmost commitment.
Why HDFC ERGO?

All the support you need 24x7

We understand that in times of distress, instant help is the need of the hour. Our In-house claims team provides round the clock support to ensure hassle-free claim experience. We ensure to be your constant support system in times of need.
Why HDFC ERGO?

Catering customer needs

Since, last 16 years, we have been catering to endless customer requirements endlessly. By providing wide range of plans for every portfolio.
Why HDFC ERGO?

Transparency at its best

HDFC ERGO General Insurance claims are settled with utmost transparency and ease.
Why HDFC ERGO?

Awards

We have received the ICAI Award of the Year and excellence in financial reporting for the year FY: 18-19.
Why HDFC ERGO?

Secured Over 1 Crore+ Smiles

Trust redefines relations at HDFC ERGO. We consistently strive to make insurance easier, more affordable and more dependable. Here promises are kept, claims are fulfilled and lives are nurtured with utmost commitment.

All the support you need-24x7

We understand that in times of distress, instant help is the need of the hour. Our In-house claims team provides round the clock support to ensure hassle-free claim experience. We ensure to be your constant support system in times of need.

Catering customer needs

Since, last 16 years, we have been catering to endless customer requirements endlessly. By providing wide range of plans for every portfolio.

Transparency at its best

HDFC ERGO General Insurance claims are settled with utmost transparency and ease.

Awards

We have received the ICAI Award of the Year and excellence in financial reporting for the year FY:18-19.

Frequently asked questions

Comprehensive insurance policy provides protection to your vehicle due to any impact damage, fire, theft, earthquake etc. In addition to this, it provides cover against any third party liability in term of death, bodily injury and third party property damage.
As per Law, only third patry of liability only policy is required without which one cannot use the vehicle on road. However, under third party of liability only policy, any damage to your vehicle due to fire, theft, earthquake, terrorism etc is not covered and it could result into a huge financial loss. Therefore, it is recommended to buy a comprehensive cover as it provides financial protection along with protection from third party liability.
There are two type of insurance policies - comprehensive and liability only policy.
Yes, the Motor Vehicle Act states that every motor vehicle plying on the road has to be insured, with a Liability Only policy at the very least.

Quite simply, it's a discount in the Own Damage Premium payable when renewing your policy after a claim-free year. It is an incentive for driving carefully and avoiding accidents.

 

All types of Vehicles% of Discount on Own Damage premium
No claim made or pending during the preceding full year of insurance20%
No claim made or pending during the preceding 2 consecutive years of insurance25%
No claim made or pending during the preceding 3 consecutive years of insurance35%
No claim made or pending during the preceding 4 consecutive years of insurance45%
No claim made or pending during the preceding 5 consecutive years of insurance50%
No Claim Bonus is valid upto 90 days from the previous policy expiry date. If the policy is not renewed within 90 days, No Claim Bonus will become 0% and no benefit shall be passed on to the renewed policy.

The Insured’s Declared Value (IDV) of the vehicle will be deemed to be the ‘SUM INSURED’ and it will be fixed at the commencement of each policy period for each insured vehicle.
The IDV of the vehicle is to be fixed on the basis of the manufacturer’s listed selling price of the brand and the model of the vehicle proposed for insurance at the commencement of insurance /renewal and adjusted for depreciation (as per schedule specified below). The IDV of the side car(s) and / or accessories, if any, fitted to the vehicle but not included in the manufacturer’s listed selling price of the vehicle is also likewise to be fixed.

 

AGE OF THE VEHICLE% OF DEPRECIATION FOR FIXING IDV
Not exceeding 6 months5%
Exceeding 6 months but not exceeding 1 year15%
Exceeding 1 year but not exceeding 2 years20%
Exceeding 2 years but not exceeding 3 years30%
Exceeding 3 years but not exceeding 4 years40%
Exceeding 4 years but not exceeding 5 years50%
No paperwork and physical documentation is required and you will get instant policy.
Existing insurance policy can be transferred in the name of buyer by passing an endorsement. Supporting documents like sale deed/form 29/30/NOC of seller/NCB recovery shall be required to pass an endorsement under the existing policy. or You may cancel the existing policy. Supporting documents like sale deed/form 29/30 shall be required to cancel the policy.
Existing vehicle has to be sold off basis which NCB reserving letter would be issued by existing insurer. Basis NCB reserving letter this benefit can be transferred to the new vehicle to avail the continuity benefits.
You need to approach the insurer with supporting documents for transfer of insurance. Supporting documents would include sale deed/form 29/30/NOC of seller.
You may register a claim either on HDFC ERGO’s website or via call centre.
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