Laptops are becoming increasingly important in everyday life, whether you use them for your business, or just staying in touch with loved ones. Insurance for laptops protects your investment, giving you cover for those unexpected scenarios such as theft or loss of laptops.
Avoid the possible stress and financial strain of loss of laptops with an insurance for laptops policy from CheaperGadgetInsurance.co.uk. We take the worry out of using laptops, with a policy tailor made for your laptops, or other gadgets such as mobile phone, ipod, camera, and many more.
THE GADGETS THAT QUALIFY FOR COVER
The gadget must be less than 36 months old (or less than 12 months old for laptops) with valid proof of
purchase (not from online auctions) when this insurance starts. Only items on the list below can be covered:
MP3 Players Video Cameras Bluetooth Headsets
iPods Mobile Phones Satellite Navigation Devices
DVD Players Smart Phones E-Readers
iPads PDAs Camera Lenses
Games Consoles Laptops In-Car Computers
Digital Cameras Tablets Head / Ear Phones
You can include as many laptops iphones ipads etc …as you want but only up to the Benefit Limit you select (see below).
BENEFIT LIMIT – YOUR CHOICE OF COVER
There are two levels of cover you can choose from:
Gold will provide a maximum benefit limit of £500
Platinum will provide a maximum benefit limit of 1,000
There is a policy excess applicable to each and every claim. This is the amount you must contribute towards
the claim. You can select the level of excess that you want to pay. This can be £25 or £50 or £75.
The amount of excess you selected will be shown in your insurance schedule.
SIGNIFICANT FEAURES, BENEFITS, LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS
A. Accidental damage
We will pay for repair or replacement costs if your laptop or iphone or ipad etc… is damaged even from water damage which could affect the hard drive as the result of an accident. Where only part or parts of your gadget have been damaged, we will only repair or replace that part or parts.
If your laptop or iphone or ipad etc… is stolen we will replace it. Where only part or parts of your electronic equipment have been
stolen, we will only replace that part or parts.
C. Malicious Damage
If your laptop or iphone or ipad etc… is damaged through the intentional or deliberate actions of another party we will repair or
replace it. Where only part or parts of your gadget have been damaged, we will only repair or replace that
part or parts.
D. Fraudulent Call Use
We will pay up to £100 including VAT towards the cost of calls made without your permission from your
gadget with airtime capability while the gadget is stolen and while the calls are not barred by the airtime
This is subject to such unauthorised calls being made within 12 hours of discovery of the theft of your gadget.
You must also make a valid theft claim under this insurance to be able to claim for unauthorised calls.
This policy covers mechanical breakdown which occurs after the manufacturer’s guarantee period has
expired. This cover is not available on laptops.
F. Accidental Loss
We will replace your laptop or iphone or ipad etc… if you accidentally lose it, meaning that you have accidentally left the laptop or iphone or ipad etc… in a location and you are permanently deprived of its use. Where only part or parts of your gadget have been
lost, we will only replace that part or parts.
Worldwide Geographical limit
Cover will apply while your laptop or iphone or ipad etc… is in the United Kingdom. Cover is also extended to anywhere in the
world for up to a maximum of 90 days in any one annual period of cover.
HOW TO CLAIM
To report a claim please contact the Administrator, Citymain Administrators Limited, on 0844 875 1564 within
48 hours of discovering the incident. Theft claims must also be reported to the police with 24 hours (and
within 12 to your Network in the event of theft of your telephone).
Full details about making a claim can be found in the section “How to make a claim” in the Certificate of
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Cover is for 12 months and you can pay upfront or spread your payments monthly by Direct Debit. You must have purchased the gadget new, be under 12 months old and have the original receipt for all items you are claiming for. When you click through to get a quote you will be dealing with Tinhat who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority FCA Registration 650727.
Cover is arranged by Tinhat, a trading name of Bastion Insurance Services Ltd.
Bastion Insurance Services Ltd are an insurance intermediary authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK under registration number 650727. The insurance is underwritten by UK General Insurance Limited on behalf of Great Lakes Insurance SE. UK General Insurance Limited is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 310101.
Cover includes taking your devices with you on holiday anywhere in the world, with no limit on the number or length of trips.
This product is available to UK residents who is over 18 years old when they purchase a policy.