Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Berhad has introduced the Allianz Truck Warrior, a new supplemental benefit for commercial vehicles. This service is the first such roadside assistance coverage enhancement for Goods Carrying Vehicles in Malaysia. All policyholders of Allianz Goods Carrying Vehicle (comprehensive) policy can benefit from this should they be involved in accidents or breakdowns.
With the Allianz Truck Warrior, policyholders can expect roadside assistance services up to 3 times a year, towing of their goods carrying vehicles up to 100 km (round trip) by its dedicated fleet of tow trucks, on-site repair service for breakdowns and flood relief allowance of up to RM5,000 per flood event. To be eligible for this, you just need to buy an Allianz motor insurance policy and add on RM120 to get the Allianz Truck Warrior support.
“Did you know that the average cost of towing a lorry when it breaks down, is approximately RM800 and the cost increases based on distance? With Allianz Truck Warrior, we offer you a solution that solves all the haggling, waiting, negotiating at only RM120! No more waiting for a tow truck and risk having your productivity adversely affected by this as we will be there, on time when you need us. On top of that, towing is up to 100 km (round trip) and on-site repair service are available for breakdowns plus you are entitled to flood relief worth RM5,000,“ said Horst Habbig, Chief Sales Officer, Allianz General.
To qualify for the coverage, the vehicle has to fulfil the following criteria:
- the goods carrying vehicle has to have an A and C permit with Comprehensive Cover,
- up to 7.5 tons Gross Vehicle Weight or more (Berat Dengan Muatan (BDM)),
- the age of the vehicle is limited to 20 years.
“At Allianz Malaysia, size doesn’t matter, big or small, we tow it all! Based on statistics from Insurance Services Malaysia Report, there are approximately 670,000 goods carrying vehicles which was insured in 2021. Therefore it only makes sense for us to extend this our services to goods carrying vehicle and for us, the circle is now complete – we cover cars, motorcycle and goods carrying vehicles. We have bridged the gap and are proud to say that we stand alone in this field,“ Horst added.
To learn more about Allianz Truck Warrior, visit https://www.allianz.com.my/corporate/liabilities-operations-and-asset-protections/motor/truck-warrior.html