Category Archives: General Update

Ambledown 2022 Gap Cover Renewal

To our Valued Clients, Your gap cover insurance policy is due for renewal with effect 01 January 2022. Ambledown have announced an average 4.91% premium increase of all their products, making it the lowest premium increase since 2014. 2022 Product Changes: The Gap Cover 100 benefit has increased from 500%, less the medical scheme reimbursement […]

SASRIA – Notification of a rate increase – 01 January 2022

Greetings from the McGuinness Team, SASRIA – Notification of a rate increase – 01 January 2022 Sasria conducts an annual rate review and factors loss patterns over a number of years. The recent catastrophe event losses were considered, but they are not the basis on which the increases were determined. The affected lines of business […]

SASRIA Claim Submission Deadline

Dear Valued Client In his speech last night, President Ramaphosa stated that “SASRIA has committed to expedite the payment of all valid claims, and is working together with private insurers to ensure that assessments are completed without delay. Government will ensure that SASRIA is able to honour all of its obligations and will provide whatever […]

Privacy Notice

Introduction McGuinness Insurance Brokers (Pty) Ltd recognises the protection of personal information (privacy) as an important responsibility and as such, this Privacy Notice aims to describe our privacy practices – including the ways in which we collect, use, disclose and protect your personal information. This Privacy Notice applies to all our services, products and any […]

Changes to Roadside Assistance

Dear Valued Cleints, The below is applicable to all Guardrisk policies. Please note that due to the increasing costs of towing and related services, the insurers have reviewed the Roadside Assistance cover and advise as follows… The following limits will increase with effect the renewal date of your policy starting with the 01/06/2021 renewals: Tow […]

Running a business or working from home during COVID19?

Dear Clients, COVID19 has resulted in both changes in our behaviour patterns as well as how we do business, this has impacted our use of both technology as well as our vehicles and homes. With a lot more people working from home, the need arises to ensure that your domestic household contents and/or buildings insurance […]