Home Emergency Cover provides you with 24 hour access to qualified help when an emergency at home happens unexpectedly. If you need an emergency repair, your Home Emergency Cover provides you up to £500 including VAT towards the call out, labour charges and for any parts or materials.
Swinton Home Emergency Cover is underwritten by Inter Partner SA UK Branch Assistance which is fully owned by the AXA Assistance Group. Swinton Home Emergency cover is only available when you purchase a Swinton home buildings and/or contents insurance policy. If chosen, it forms part of the overall policy and so runs for the same term.
Benefits of Swinton Home Emergency Cover include:
*Statistics quoted are based on data gathered from October 2018 to September 2019
Swinton Home Emergency Insurance cover will provide you with up to £500 (including VAT) worth of cover for home emergencies, such as:
Home Emergency covers emergencies such as your boiler suffering a breakdown, no heating in winter, or a leak. Home Emergency therefore, can provide the reassurance that should the worst happen help is at hand.
If you need to make a claim on your Home Emergency policy, your No Claims Bonus on your main Home Insurance policy will not be impacted, however you may still have to claim on your home insurance for any damage caused by these issues. It’s also important to note that Home Emergency isn’t a maintenance contract where you can claim for day-to-day repairs such as a broken toilet seat or dripping tap.
If your boiler breaks down leaving you with no heating or hot water you can make a claim and if the boiler can’t be repaired you can claim £250 towards a new one. Please note that if the boiler breaks down as a result of poor maintenance your claim may be rejected. To claim on your Home Emergency Cover please call 0333 035 9007 as soon as possible.
You can claim for an emergency plumbing issue relating to the flushing mechanism of a toilet and leaks coming from:
Check your policy for full details of what you may or may not be covered for.