Guaranteed Vehicle Value With Santam Car Insurance

Santam Car Insurance is the leading short-term insurer in South Africa with a market share higher than 22%. Their doors first opened for business on 1 May 1918 and they’ve accomplished a lot since then.

– In 1974 Santam became the first short-term insurer to give South Africans a single insurance policy (Multiplex policy) to cover all their assets under one umbrella.
– In 1990 Santam opens up in Namibia to look after all insurance activities there.
– In 1999 Santam obtains Guardian National Insurance for R1.58 billion which secured them a 25% of market share.
– In 2003 Santam established Santam International as part of their international diversification strategy.
– In 2005 the Financial Services Sector Council awarded Santam with the Pioneer Award for bringing affordable short-term insurance to the previously uninsured.
– In 2009 Santam received the following accolades: “Deloitte Best Company to Work For“, “Top business-to-business short-term insurer in the Markinor Top Brand survey” and “Winner in the short-term insurance industry category for two consecutive years in the Ask Afrika Orange Index Service Excellence Survey“.
– Between 2009 and 2012 the FIA voted Santam the Best Personal, Commercial and Corporate Insurer 4 years in a row.
– In 2013 Santam was rated South Africa’s top insurer in the 2013 South African Customer Satisfaction Index (SAcsi) survey.
– In 2014 the FIA awarded Santam with Corporate Short-term Insurer of the Year and Commercial Short-term Insurer of the Year.
– In 2016 the Top Employers Institute certifies Santam as one of the Top Employers in South Africa.

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    Santam Car Insurance Options

    Comprehensive insurance covers accidental loss or damage to a vehicle. This includes third party liability. Comprehensive cover offers guaranteed value insurance which guarantees what you’ll be paid out if your car is stolen or written off.

    Limited (Fire & Theft) covers you for accidental loss or damage to a vehicle, including third party, but only applies if the loss or damage is a result of an explosion, fire, lightning, theft or attempted theft.

    Third Party insurance offers cover for damage done to third party vehicles only.

    Santam Car Insurance Contact Details

    Tel: 0860 444 444
    24/7 SOS claims and emergency line: 0860 505 911 / 011 853 6681