What about additional insurance?
1) Personal Accident Insurance
This insurance can be taken out directly, with an excess, from the local car hire company. Prices can be obtained from the local car hire company.
2) Loss, Theft or Damage to Possessions and/or Property
In certain countries insurance cover can be extended by means of an additional policy. This policy covers you for loss of or damage to your luggage and/or personal property.
(PEC = Personal Effects Coverage)
Please note the terms and conditions offered by the local car hire company, e.g. the costs of and cover provided under the insurance package.
3) Super LDW (Super Loss damage Waiver)
This additional insurance, which can be taken out with the local car hire company, has 2 main functions:
Generally it covers the damage that would not otherwise be covered by the fully comprehensive insurance e.g.
It eliminates the need for an excess.
Fee for young drivers:
Certain countries require an extra fee for young drivers (e.g. under the ages of 21, 25) to be paid. Please take note of the Terms of Lease to see if this pertains to your rental.
All potential drivers of the car hire must be included in the rental agreement. This is to ensure the insurance cover and liability are valid. Depending on the country of rental, there may be a charge for the inclusion of an additional driver.
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