Applied Leasing Ltd can offer a free of charge Accident Management service with all vehicles when supplied by Network/Leaseplan.
Accident management is designed for small or medium enterprises and helps to reduce the stress and the negative impact on your employees, after an accident or incident on the road.
This service helps to minimise your downtime, significantly reduce your administration and eliminates the ‘hassle factor’ that comes with having an accident on the road.
This service is completely free of charge and allows you to track any existing claims, manage and update your information and includes vehicles up to 7.5t.
If you are ever in an accident there is only one number to call Driver line – 0844 493 5811.
Customers are expected to pay their normal excess charge to their insurance company before any work will be completed. If a third party is at fault for the accident the Accident Management team will work to recover this repair cost.
Comprehensively Insured Customers are required to pay the insurance excess (including VAT). Any charge over the excess will be invoices to the insurer.
Third party insured customers will pay the complete charge for total repair (including VAT).
Uninsured/ Loss / Recovery
In the event that a third party is at fault, the accident management team will work to recover the full repair cost Including net repair or policy excess costs any daily rental costs or loss of use charges. The accident management team will retain 12.5% of all successful recoveries as a fee. No recovery, no fee.
The repairer will take payment directly by credit card for the excess, VAT and any repair costs relating to insurance cover. Payment can be taken over the phone prior to vehicle collection via a service or upon collection by the driver. A receipt will be provided, detailing all repair costs and VAT for recoverability purposes. Applied Leasing Ltd will send an invoice once all the repair work has been completed. The invoice will be itemised and will include all work completed, VAT charges and any excess or repair costs that may have been incurred.
Payment terms are 30 days from date of the invoice.
If you are still unsure or would like to add accident management to your contract, then please contact one of our sales team on 0800 525 209.