Major parts of Ekurhuleni and Johannesburg were hit by heavy rain yesterday afternoon with vehicles on the R24 westbound submerged in floodwaters.
Although there’s not much you can do if you’re stuck in rush-hour traffic, we strongly advise you to rather abandon your car if you find yourself in a dangerous situation and to let us sort out the rest, afterall that is why you have car insurance.
We cover flood damage as standard and we’ll do whatever it takes to recover your vehicle – it’s our job to assess the damage and to arrange to have your vehicle repaired as soon as possible.
Our advisors are working around the clock to assist with any claims. If there’s anything, we can do to help, please do give us a call or visit our claims page to have one of our expert advisors call you back as soon as possible.
Of course, the best thing to do is to avoid any situations where you need to drive in bad weather. However, we understand that sometimes you do not have much of a choice, which is why we’ve put together a few tips to help you reach your destination safely: