There is nothing worse than setting off on your dream vacation, only to encounter impediments in the form of flight cancellations, theft or lost luggage. While you may not be able to prevent such unforeseen circumstances, you can take a Trip Effects Coverage to prevent financial losses.
With a Personal Trip Effects Coverage by Bajaj Finserv, protect yourself from accidental damage or theft of luggage, loss of money/cheque, and any financial losses incurred to replace the lost passport during the trip.
Get coverage up to Rs. 1,15,000 for just Rs. 349 per annum
With Trip Effects Coverage, get protection against:
• Accidental damage or theft of your luggage
• Loss of money or cheque
• Travel expense incurred to replace your lost wallet or passport
You can pay your premiums easily via NetBanking, UPI, mobile wallets, credit cards, debit cards or any other medium convenient for you.
When the entire cost of the passenger fare(s) of your trip are charged, during the policy period of your insurance, you will be covered during the trip travel time for:
• Personal items
Loss, theft or accidental damage to your personal luggage, personal effects and personal papers
• Monetary loss
Loss, theft of your money and cheque(s) are covered in Trip Effects Insurance policy
• Additional losses
Reasonable additional travel and accommodation expenses incurred that are necessary to obtain a replacement of your lost or stolen passport while abroad
Here’s a lowdown on the damages and losses, which are not covered:
Damages and/or liabilities to third parties
Damages or losses to anything other than the money you withdrew from your account.
Damages and/or liabilities that happened before or after the covered robbery period.
Charges for emergency first aid to anyone other than you.
For the full list of trip effects insurance cover exclusions, please download the policy brochure here.
Here’s a look at the terms and conditions for coverage of Trip Effects Coverage by Bajaj Finserv:
1. Coverage duration
For a covered trip, the coverage begins when you leave your place of residence to commence the trip and shall terminate with whichever of the following occurs first:
a) Time taken to return to your place of residence on completion of your trip; or
b) Expiry of policy
In any event coverage will not begin for more than 24 hours prior to the booked departure time, and will cease only 24 hours after your actual return time.
With respect to a one-way trip, the coverage will terminate with whichever of the following occurs first:
a) Time taken by a covered common carrier arrives at its destination; or
b) Expiry of policy
2. Items left in an unattended motor vehicle
The luggage, money, and personal papers left in an unattended motor vehicle (fitted with an alarm) will be covered, if the items are in the car trunk at the time of theft.
3. Reimbursement for covered item
In no event, will we pay more than the replacement cost of the covered item.
In the event of a covered loss:
1. Contact us
Please contact our 24-hour Toll Free Call Center on 1800-11-9966* - 1800-266-7780 (*Toll free from MTNL/ BSNL lines only) or 1800-22-9966 (only for senior citizen policy holders). Please intimate the Call Center as soon as a claim occurs, in order for us to provide you prompt and effective assistance. You may also register the claim by sending below details on firstname.lastname@example.org or sending SMS on 5616181 as “Claims”
2. Reporting the theft
For theft claims, you need to report the incident to an appropriate police authority within 6 hours of discovery
3. Reporting the damage
For loss or damage claims, you need to report the incident to an appropriate authority within 6 hours of discovery and obtain an official report (and specifically for claims arising against or on common carriers and in hotels)
You shall complete and return the following documents:
5. Returning the claims form
The claims form and accompanying documents must be returned to us within 3 days of making the original claim.
Applying for a personal Trip Effects Coverage is easy. Just log on to our website, fill personal Trip Effects Coverage online application and make the premium payment, and you’re done.
You can lodge a claim against existing personal Trip Effects Coverage by contacting us through one of the following ways:
• E-mail - email@example.com
• Toll free number - 1800119966
Disclaimer - *Conditions apply. This product is offered under the Group Insurance scheme wherein Bajaj Finance Limited is the Master policyholder. The insurance coverage is provided by our partner Insurance Company. Bajaj Finance Limited does not underwrite the risk. IRDAI Corporate Agency Registration Number CA0101. The above mentioned benefits and premium amount are subject to various factors such as age of insured, lifestyle habits, health, etc (if applicable). BFL does NOT hold any responsibility for the issuance, quality, serviceability, maintenance and any claims post sale. This product provides insurance coverage. Purchase of this product is purely voluntary in nature. BFL does not compel any of its customers to mandatorily purchase any third party products.”