Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Berhad (Allianz General) launched the Allianz Truck Warrior, a new supplemental benefit that provides roadside assistance to Allianz Goods Carrying Vehicle (comprehensive) policyholders involved in accidents or breakdowns. This is also the first coverage of its kind in Malaysia which opened for issuance since 12th January 2023.
With Allianz Truck Warrior, policyholders can expect roadside assistance services up to three times a year, towing of their goods carrying vehicles up to 100km roundtrip by our dedicated fleet of tow trucks for superior service guarantee, on-site repair service for breakdowns and flood relief allowance of up to RM5,000 per flood event. How one can enjoy all these benefits? Simple, just buy our motor insurance policy and add on RM120 to get Allianz Truck Warrior.
“Did you know that the average cost of towing a lorry when it breaks down, is approxtimately 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 100km (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.
He further added that 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 popularly known as Berat Dengan Muatan (BDM), and the age of the vehicle is up 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,“ summarised Habbig.