Losing luggage during a trip is a hassle that no one wants to experience. However, this can be a reality at times, and having an adequate baggage insurance plan can be of great help in such cases. It will offer the necessary financial coverage of up to Rs. 50,000 against an affordable fee of Rs. 599 per year.
Here are the following features and benefits of a this policy:
You can enjoy a maximum coverage of Rs. 50,000 against paying a nominal premium.
You can file a claim through email, telephone, or post if your baggage is damaged, stolen, or lost. The insurance provider will settle the claim within a stipulated period.
The online buying process of this insurance policy makes your purchase hassle-free. All you need to do is follow the simple steps mentioned below to complete your purchase:
Head to the page and tap on buy now.
Enter the necessary details in the online application form.
Once you submit the application form, pay the premium charges online to complete the process.
The policy will be sent to your registered email id.
Here’s what is included in a baggage insurance cover:
You can claim the compensation amount based on the terms of your insurance policy from your insurer in case your luggage is stolen during your trip to cover the financial loss.
This insurance plan covers the financial loss or damages caused to your baggage due to fire, strike, riot, or terrorist activity.
This insurance policy covers the monetary loss or damages caused to the luggage of your family members as well.
Here are the pointers specifying the details of the baggage insurance cover:
You can receive a financial coverage of up to Rs. 50,000 against a minimum fee of Rs. 599.
Multiple online payment options are available through debit or credit card, UPI, net banking and mobile wallet to pay the premium amount.
Here are the situations against which you cannot receive financial coverage under your insurance for luggage:
Financial loss or damages due to scratching, or breakage of marble ware, lens, chinaware, or other items of fragile nature are not covered.
This insurance plan does not offer financial coverage against financial loss or damages caused to jewellery and other valuable items.
In case your luggage was subjected to dyeing, repairing, restoration process or cleaning, which resulted in its damage, then, in that case, you cannot get the compensation amount to cover the financial loss arising from it.
Suppose there is any damage to your baggage while being transported by a carrier under the affreightment contract. In that case, you cannot file a claim against your insurance policy for such a situation.
You can a file a claim against your insurance policy in the following ways:
Call on a toll-free helpline number 1800-209-5858
You can send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, you can write about the incident and send it to Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Co Ltd. Bajaj Allianz House, Airport Road, Yerwada, Pune – 411 006.
Kindly provide the policy details, such as the insurance policy number, and provide supporting documents irrespective of which process you choose to file a claim. Remember to file an FIR at your local police station within 24 hours of the occurrence of burglary or theft.
Submit the following documents while filing a claim against your baggage insurance policy:
Duly filled and signed insurance claim form
Report from Fire Brigade, in case of damages caused due to fire
An FIR copy which is applicable during burglary or theft
This list is suggestive, and your insurance provider may ask you to provide additional documents during claim settlement.
Send us an email specifying your query at email@example.com.
Take a look at how much you need to invest in a baggage insurance cover:
Tenure of the policy
The maximum sum insured is Rs. 50,000 at Rs. 599
5% of the insurance claim amount (minimum Rs. 25,000 for every claim you file)
Moreover, it also comes with a policy excess system. Here you need to bear 5% of the claim amount or at least Rs. 25,000 with every claim.
CPP is the insurer of this insurance cover. So, do not confuse Bajaj MARKETS as your insurance provider.
Bajaj MARKETS is an online platform from where you can just purchase this insurance policy.
Incident report, FIR copy, a cancelled cheque and a duly signed claim form are the documents required to claim a baggage insurance plan.
The insurer will settle the claim through a cheque or NEFT.
You cannot renew this insurance plan after one year when it expires. However, you can repurchase it by paying just Rs. 599.