Reporting a road traffic accident

How to report a car accident … to your boss

You know that old saying about death and taxes… well, here are some further certainties: you can’t buy time and, unfortunately, there is always an accident waiting to happen.

As a fleet owner, if your driver is involved in an accident, would they know who to call and what information they need to collect, so that the claim can be processed fairly, and fast?

It is these crucial minutes, at the scene of an accident that help make a claim easier to handle and the impact less painful on the business.

My Fleet Solutions is your accident manager

My Fleet Solutions is here to step in, to minimise downtime and reduce costs. there are so many aspects associated with road traffic accidents that are almost impossible to manage in-house. But with a dedicated provider, you can rest assure everything is being dealt with in a proficient and professional manner. 

Fuel Card Services is our parent company, which is why we have the corporate presence to make great partnerships with Amber Claims Management, a leading insurance handler, the benefits of which we can share with you.

From removing the vehicle and finding a repairer to handling the claims process and recovering uninsured losses, our fleet accident management company will resolve all associated aspects of an incident. 

More importantly, they will be with you and your driver, right from the time the accident happens.

There are dedicated service centre agents who are trained to deal with distressed drivers. They can spend the right amount of time on the phone with each driver to accurately capture incident detail, assess liability, and to understand potential indemnity restrictions, whilst providing reassurances following nasty accidents.

For example, your service agents can help your driver get the right information, such as knowing about road markings, damage to all vehicles, the third party driver,  if they seem suspicious, number plates, the positioning of the vehicles, tyre/skid marks and signposts. Is the vehicle still driveable?

As you can see, just from these suggestions above, that there are huge, reassuring benefits in having an accident management company on hand to deal with any incidents or accidents.  

The claims service will handle the entire process, from the driver’s initial call through to the claim being finalised, providing a courtesy car to match, ensuring the repairs are done to standard and getting the vehicle back on the road.

Choosing My Fleet Solutions Services means prangs, RTA incidents or third party claims will have a minimal impact on the fleet and your business.

So, before we end, we should retitle our blog to read: “How to report a car accident… like a boss”.

For more information visit My Fleet Solutions.

Fleet Management Solutions at My Fleet Solutions

Help with all your vehicle needs

Making sure you are not paying over the odds for vehicle management is the aim of the team at My Fleet Solutions. Our years of experience and industry knowledge, means that we can save you time, hassle and unnecessary expense through our extensive contacts and industry knowledge.

From contract vehicle leasing, to the fuel you put in the car, to service and fixing the vehicle, My Fleet Solutions has the right answer to fit your vehicle management needs. The maintenance support doesn’t end there, we can take care of sourcing the right vehicle insurance, telematics system and the most comprehensive accident management support in the industry. If your vehicles need it, the answer is at My Fleet Solutions.

Enjoy the benefits of using FCS Vehicle Solutions. Our in-house team gives you the buying power and the industry expertise to negotiate much larger discounts on all aspects of motoring that would not be possible as a small fleet.

FCS Vehicle Solutions has a network of more than 3,000 dealers and manufacturers who offer the best pre-registration deals on commercial trucks, lorries and vans or subsidise the private cars of the owners, directors or employees.

Saving on My Fleet Fuel

Our Fuel Card Services offers fuel discounts and the ability to make significant management savings. You benefit from fixed weekly pricing, monthly invoicing, interest free credit and a considerable weight taken off both your drivers and accounts department, giving you full control of fuel costs.

Keeping track on My Fleet’s journey

Need to find the right vehicle tracking for your business needs? Let our team source you the best deals with our industry quotes. We can provide you with free quotes from leading telematics suppliers. It will just take you less than five minutes to register and our team will find you a comprehensive supplier list and because of our partnerships, at a lot less than is normally offered.

Servicing on My Fleet’s Maintenance

Keeping cars, vans and business vehicles on the road is expensive, there’s no getting away from it. Let us source you the very best deals on servicing and maintenance for all makes and models. We have two fleet options a mechanic that will drive to you, Click Mechanic or dealers that will welcome your fleet breaks down wherever in the country, Auto Serve. With both our contacts you get honest work and because of our partnership, My Fleet Solutions takes the sting out of your automotive costs,

Covering My Fleet’s Insurance

Our team at FCS Insurance Solutions specialise in commercial vehicle and business insurance, so whether you require cover for one vehicle or have a fleet of vehicles, need goods in transit cover or employers’ liability, one of our members can help achieve the best deal for you.

Accident Managing My Fleet

Let our accident management experts, Amber Claims Management, guide you through all your options in the event of an accident involving any insurance claim be it your drivers fault or a non-fault claim. Stay on top of smart repairs or accident damage with expert assistance on which body shop is the most appropriate and pay fleet rates for repairs.

So, if you’re looking for the best deals for your fleet, there is only one place to find everything: My Fleet Solutions.

Thinking about Fleet Insurance?

Managing a fleet of vehicles can be very expensive for a business and one of the expenses that sometimes seems harder to control is  fleet insurance. You know we like to keep your business running smoothly by saving money with our Fuel Card Services. Now there is a new service, FCS Insurance Solutions.

The strength of FCS Insurance Solutions specific, policy-matching service is due to the partnerships it establishes. All partners are carefully chosen because of their solid understanding of business specific needs and industry risk exposure knowledge within the security and protection market.

FCS Insurance Solutions is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA licence number 759713). It introduces quotes for all probabilities: Mixed Fleet Insurance, HGV Dedicated Insurance, Employer’s Liability Insurance, Product and Public Liability Insurance and Goods In Transit Insurance.

Mixed Fleet Insurance: A range of flexible policies that cover a combination of trucks, HGVs, vans and cars.

HGV Dedicated Insurance: Specialised policies for hauliers giving the right level of road, goods and liability protection, critical to keep your drivers on the road.

Employer’s Liability Insurance: Offering the most competitive rates for liability insurance.

Product & Public Liability Insurance: Policies to protect your company from every eventuality and expensive legal costs which may be brought against your business.

Goods In Transit Insurance: No matter what you are hauling, there are a number of flexible policies covering a range of goods, liability and breakdown.

For a quote tailored to your business needs or commercial vehicle requirements visit www.fcsinsurancesolutions.co.uk