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Two Wheeler Insurance Renewal

Two wheelers sure help you glide through a crowded street with more ease than most vehicles. This, along with their affordability, supports the high sales volume that the two wheeler market in India experiences each year.

At Liberty General Insurance, we constantly advocate the importance of having insurance for your two-wheeler is not only mandatory by law but also essential for practical reasons. Renewing two wheeler insurance online or offline will confirm coverages related to vehicular damage, loss of accessories, third party liabilities and even personal accident of the rider/insured.

Whereas the lack of insurance can land you in legal troubles, quick and convenient bike insurance renewal online at LGI can help you steer clear of such hassles.

Section I - Loss of or Damage to the Vehicle Insured

The Company will indemnify the insured against loss or damage to the vehicle insured hereunder and/or its accessories whilst thereon

  • i. By fire explosion self-ignition or lightning;
  • ii. by burglary housebreaking or theft;
  • iii. by riot and strike;
  • iv. By earthquake (fire and shock damage);
  • v. by flood typhoon hurricane storm tempest inundation cyclone hailstorm frost;
  • vi. by accidental external means;
  • vii. by malicious act;
  • viii. by terrorist activity;
  • ix. Whilst in transit by road rail inland- waterway lift elevator or air;
  • x. by landslide rockslide

Section II - Liability to Third Parties

Subject to the limits of liability as laid down in the Schedule hereto the Company will indemnify the insured in the event of an accident caused by or arising out of the use of the insured vehicle against all sums which the insured shall become legally liable to pay in respect of-

  • i) Death of or bodily injury to any person including occupants carried in the insured vehicle (provided such occupants are not carried for hire or reward) but except so far as it is necessary to meet the requirements of Motor Vehicles Act, the Company shall not be liable where such death or injury arises out of and in the course of the employment of such person by the insured
  • ii) Damage to property other than property belonging to the insured or held in trust or in the custody or control of the insured. PROVIDED ALWAYS that the Company shall not be liable in respect of death injury or damage caused or arising beyond the limits of any carriageway or thoroughfare in connection with the bringing of the load to the vehicle for loading thereon or the taking away of the load from the vehicle after unloading there from.

Section III - Personal Accident Cover for Owner-Driver

Subject otherwise to the terms exceptions conditions and limitations of this Policy, the Company undertakes to pay compensation as per the following scale for bodily injury/ death sustained by the owner-driver of the vehicle indirect connection with the vehicle insured whilst mounting into/dismounting from or travelling in the insured vehicle as a co-driver, caused by violent accidental external and visible means which independent of any other cause shall within six calendar months of such injury result in:

Nature of Injury Scale of Compensation
Death 100%
Loss of two limbs or sight of two eyes or one limb and sight of one eye 100%
Loss of one limb or sight of one eye 50%
Permanent total disablement from injuries other than named above. 100%

Company will not be liable to indemnify insured for the following:

  • 1. Where a loss is covered under any other type of insurance policy with any other insurer or manufacturer's warranty or recall campaign or under any other such packages at the same time.
  • 2. Any consequential loss apart from the damage to the internal child parts of the engine due to water ingression/leakage of lubricating oil and/or damage to gear box arising out of leakage of lubricating oil due to Accidental means.
  • 3. Cost of engine oil and consumables in case of flushing of engine.
  • 4. Loss or Damage including corrosion of engine due to delay in intimating company or delay in retrieval of the Insured Vehicle from the water logged area.
  • 5. Where reasonable care has not been taken by insured to protect the loss or damage to the Insured Vehicle.

1. Depreciation Cover

In consideration of the payment of extra premium paid by the insured as mentioned in the policy schedule it is hereby understood and agreed subject to the terms, conditions exclusions and limitations that the Company shall bear the Depreciation amount deducted on the value of the parts replaced as a result of admissible claim under Own Damage Section.

2. Consumables Cover

In consideration of the payment of extra premium paid by the insured as mentioned in the policy schedule it is hereby understood and agreed subject to the terms, conditions exclusions and limitations that the Company agrees to cover expenses incurred towards “those items or substances of specific use which at the time of loss are either totally consumed or deemed unfit for further use in the vehicle” arising out of damage to the vehicle insured and/or to its accessories caused by insured peril under the basic Two Wheeler Package Policy.

Consumables shall mean those items or substances which have specific use and when applied to their respective uses are deemed to be consumed completely and/or are deemed to be unfit for future use. These items include grease, lubricants clip, air conditioner’s gas, bearings, engine oil, oil filter, fuel filter, break oil, nut and bolt, screw, washers and the like

3. Gap Value Cover

In consideration of the payment of extra premium paid by the insured as mentioned in the Policy Schedule it is hereby understood and agreed subject to the terms, conditions exclusions and limitations that the Company shall pay the “difference amount” between the amount received under Own Damage (OD) Section i.e. Insured Declared Value (IDV) less deductibles under the policy AND price as per purchase invoice OR the current Replacement Value of vehicle if the same make model is available, whichever is less in the event of a Total Theft or Total Loss/ Constructive Total Loss (CTL) of the vehicle. It also covers the Road Tax and first time registration charges if specifically declared and additional premium is paid.

Maximum liability to the company is limited to the sum insured mentioned in the policy schedule.

4. Roadside Assistance Cover

In consideration of the payment of extra premium paid by the insured as mentioned in the policy schedule it is hereby understood and agreed subject to the terms, conditions exclusions and limitations that the company shall provide “Roadside Assistance” in case of breakdown of the insured vehicle upon his request, with a maximum of four claims related to any one or more of the following emergency assistance services during the Policy Period through the authorized vendor. The services provided under the Roadside Assistance are as under-

S. No. Featured benefits Inclusion
1 Breakdown support over phone Yes
2 Minor repair (onsite only) Up to 50 Kms
3 Arrangement of emergency fuel (petrol only) in case the vehicle runs out of fuel (Cost of Fuel shall be paid by insured on the spot) Up to 50 Kms
4 Flat Tyre Support Up to 50 Kms
5 Assistance in case of lost keys Up to 50 Kms
6 Transfer/ Towing due to major breakdowns Up to 25 Kms
7 Alternative Transport assistance to the nearest safe location for the passengers of the vehicle
(Taxi fare for the journey shall be borne by customer and shall be payable directly to the provider on spot)
Yes

5. Engine Safe Cover

In consideration of payment of additional premium, it is hereby agreed and declared that this Policy extends to cover the consequential damage to the internal child parts of the engine of the Insured Vehicle arising out of water ingression/leakage of lubricating oil and/or damage to gear box of the Insured Vehicle arising out of leakage of lubricating oil due to Accidental means.

Under this cover, the company will compensate insured for the following:

  • a) Repair or replacement of the internal child parts of the engine such as pistons, connecting rods, crank shaft and cylinder head.
  • b) Repair or replacement of the internal parts of the gear box such as gears or shafts in the gear box housing.
  • c) Labour cost incurred by insured to overhaul the damaged engine and gear box

Two Wheeler Insurance Renewal FAQs

Q. Why should I opt for bike insurance renewal?

A. Renewing your two-wheeler insurance on time is an extremely sensible decision. The three reasons that make a timely bike or two wheeler insurance renewal important, include –

  • Riding an uninsured two wheeler in India is a legal offence
  • Bike insurance renewal will help continue your coverage under the insurance plan
  • You will save on money required for bike repair or hospitalization in case an accident were to happen

Q. What is the right time to renew bike insurance online?

A. While there is no hard and fast rule, the ideal time to renew two wheeler insurance online is at least 15 days before the policy’s date of expiry.

Q. What if my bike insurance has expired?

A. The process of bike insurance renewal is hassle-free when your insurance policy has not yet expired. However, if that could not be done, you first need to inform LGI of the situation and request a renewal. Following this, a surveyor will visit you to inspect your vehicle. On receiving approval, you can move forward with your policy purchase.

If you renew two wheeler insurance online within 90 days from the date of expiry, you can still benefit of the NCB.

Q. Can I change my insurance plan during two wheeler insurance renewal online?

A. Yes, you can change your insurance policy when you renew your two wheeler insurance online. So if you have an annual two wheeler policy, you can choose to move to a multi-year plan during your bike insurance renewal.

Q. Is there anything that I should consider before getting my bike insurance renewal?

A. Yes, you can take certain important points into consideration before renewing bike insurance online. These would include –

  • The date of expiry of your current insurance policy
  • Whether or not you want to change your insurance plan
  • Do you need any additional cover alongside your bike insurance renewal?
  • Your available NCB

Q. What if I don’t go for bike insurance renewal?

A. As has been stated many a times, it is not at all advisable to not renew bike insurance, whether online or offline. Continuity in coverage lets you ride with complete peace of mind.

Q. How can I get my bike insurance renewal with Liberty General Insurance?

A. With Liberty General Insurance, you can renew two wheeler insurance online or offline. So, you can either visit our branch office and get your 2 wheeler insurance renewal done, or visit our website and click on the “RENEW NOW” option for an online bike insurance renewal.

Q. What documents will I need for 2 wheeler insurance renewal at LGI?

Among the documents required for an offline or online two wheeler insurance renewal with LGI, the notable ones are –

  • Personal details of the policyholder (Name, date of birth, gender, address etc.)
  • Driving license details
  • Registration number and registration certificate of the vehicle
  • Last two wheeler insurance policy number
  • Debit/credit card/Net banking details (for premium payment)

Q. Does the LGI online two wheeler insurance renewal cover theft?

Yes. If your bike is stolen, you will receive a reimbursement following the policy terms and conditions.

Q. After two-wheeler insurance online renewal with LGI, will the exclusions change?

Your bike insurance online renewal with LGI won’t change policy exclusions, unless and until updated and communicated by LGI. Therefore, your bike insure will not provide cover in the following instances –

  • 1. Where a loss is covered under any other type of insurance policy with any other insurer or manufacturer's warranty or recall campaign or under any other such packages at the same time.
  • 2. Any consequential loss apart from the damage to the internal child parts of the engine due to water ingression/leakage of lubricating oil and/or damage to gear box arising out of leakage of lubricating oil due to Accidental means.
  • 3. Cost of engine oil and consumables in case of flushing of engine.
  • 4. Loss or Damage including corrosion of engine due to delay in intimating company or delay in retrieval of the Insured Vehicle from the water logged area.
  • 5. Where reasonable care has not been taken by insured to protect the loss or damage to the Insured Vehicle.

Q. What additional covers can I buy when I renew two wheeler insurance online?

A. Alongside your two wheeler insurance renewal online with LGI, you can also avail -

  • Depreciation Cover
  • Engine safe cover
  • Gap value cover
  • Road side assistance cover
  • Consumables cover

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