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Windscreen Claims And Costs Are On The Rise – Especially During Covid-19

Monday, 29 November 2021, 9:56 am | AA Insurance

 With more Kiwis likely to be on the roads this summer, AA Insurance is preparing for more windscreen claims, and the costs that come with them. “Typically, we see a rise in windscreen claims when Kiwis are on their Christmas and New Year’s ... More >>

Kindness, Courtesy And Caution On The Road This Christmas – AA Insurance

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 9:49 am | AA Insurance

A Third Of Kiwi Drivers Experience Road Rage Over The Holiday PeriodA Third Of Kiwi Drivers Experience Road Rage Over The Holiday PeriodRoad rage, break ins and stolen vehicles can all contribute to a stressful Christmas, so it’s time to exercise ... More >>

Fewer Kiwis Drive Daily Than One Year Ago – AA Insurance

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 10:07 am | AA Insurance

Auckland –25 November 2020 - If you’re male, aged 60+ or live in Wellington then you’re significantly more likely to be driving less than a year ago, according to the latest AA Insurance Lifestyle and Driving Survey+. “In fact, the survey ... More >>

AA Insurance Leads Customer Experience Survey Among NZ’s Strongest Brands

Wednesday, 11 November 2020, 12:34 pm | AA Insurance

Auckland, 11 November 2020 – AA Insurance has been recognised as New Zealand’s top brand for customer experience, according to the annual Kantar Customer Leadership Index. The insurer ranked number one over more than 50 of the country’s strongest ... More >>

Napier Flooding A Mixed Bag Of Claims – AA Insurance

Tuesday, 10 November 2020, 3:14 pm | AA Insurance

Auckland, 10 November 2020 – Flooding in Napier from Monday’s deluge is keeping AA Insurance’s claims team busy with a wide range of home, contents and car claims. Claims include damage caused by landslides and extensive flooding with water throughout ... More >>

AA Insurance To Provide Over $19m In Rebates To Motor Insurance Customers

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 11:35 am | AA Insurance

AA Insurance has begun issuing $19.5 million in rebates to customers because of the reduced likelihood of motor insurance claims during the COVID-19 lockdown period. The premium rebates were announced in April. Every eligible customer will be refunded ... More >>

Insurance Claims Rise After Northland Flooding – AA Insurance

Monday, 20 July 2020, 12:23 pm | AA Insurance

Flooding in Northland over the weekend has kept AA Insurance’s claims team busier than normal. A 46 per cent increase in claims from the previous weekend including four large property claims, meant calling in more staff to handle the influx. “Our ... More >>

Like-for-like Premium Comparisons Coming For AA Insurance Customers

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 11:36 am | AA Insurance

AA Insurance customers will be able to see what they paid for last year’s cover on premium renewal notices issued from early 2021, making it far easier to compare premiums from year to year. “Despite being introduced into the UK market several ... More >>

New Business Investment ‘breaking Ground’ In Hamilton – AA Insurance

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 10:06 am | AA Insurance

Over 100 of AA Insurance’s Hamilton staff are set to move into the new Union Square development next year, which is located within the Anglesea, Hood and Alexandra Street blocks at the south end of the city’s CBD. Company CEO Chris Curtin recently joined ... More >>

AA Insurance Supports Women’s Refuge With $30,000 Donation

Tuesday, 19 May 2020, 9:24 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 19 May 2020 – AA Insurance has donated $30,000 to the Women’s Refuge in Auckland, North Shore and Waikato, following the recent International Shimmy Mob where staff danced to help raise awareness of domestic violence and support victims ... More >>

Supporting Our Customers – AA Insurance

Thursday, 16 April 2020, 3:44 pm | AA Insurance

Auckland, 16 April 2020 – AA Insurance is experiencing a drop in the level of car insurance claims made during March and April, following the Covid-19 Level 4 restrictions which have meant New Zealanders are staying home and driving less. This ... More >>

Personalised Car-shopping Service Gets Customers Back On The Road Faster

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 11:06 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 26 February 2020 - The daunting task of buying a new car has been solved by a new partnership between AA Insurance and Turners used-car dealer network, which can offer hassle-free car replacement instead of cash in the bank. The new initiative ... More >>

Christmas car park collisions – AA Insurance

Monday, 16 December 2019, 10:19 am | AA Insurance

Beware the shopping centre car park this holiday season, when dents, dings and scratches increase because of higher volumes of trolleys and traffic. More >>

Why you shouldn’t settle claims yourself

Monday, 18 November 2019, 1:19 pm | AA Insurance

Auckland,   18 November 2019  – Don’t be tempted to settle a car claim yourself, cautions AA Insurance – you could be risking costly repairs, shoddy workmanship and the right help from your insurer. More >>

Kid-created chaos and contents claims – AA Insurance

Monday, 4 November 2019, 11:02 am | AA Insurance

From flaming Santa skeletons to exploding science experiments Auckland, 4 November 2019 – Kids may do the darndest things, but occasionally they accidentally bump, drop or smash darned expensive things, which can result in some significant insurance ... More >>

One in four Kiwis driving less – AA Insurance

Monday, 16 September 2019, 11:02 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 16 September 2019 – One quarter of Kiwis have cut back on the throttle and are driving less than they did a year ago, according to a new AA Insurance survey. More >>

Uninsured tenants practising a false economy – AA Insurance

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 11:14 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 10 September 2019 – Tenants saving money by not being insured are living in a false economy, according to AA Insurance (AAI). The 2019 AA Insurance Lifestyle Survey found that one third of Kiwi tenants do not have contents insurance, compared ... More >>

Security, safety and Santa – how to survive the silly season

Monday, 3 December 2018, 10:48 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 3 December 2018 – Santa may be welcome in your home, but don’t tempt any ‘uninvited’ guests this Christmas, warns AA Insurance. More >>

Men rank own driving and parking higher than partners’

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 9:50 am | AA Insurance

Auckland, 24 October 2018 – Men have far more faith in their own ability behind the wheel than they do their partner’s, says a recent AA Insurance survey. Interestingly, women tend to agree by consistently rating themselves lower than their significant ... More >>

Taking care of (small) business

Wednesday, 3 October 2018, 9:50 am | AA Insurance

Auckland – 3 October 2018 – Small businesses generally don’t enjoy the same built-in resilience that larger ones do, so when trouble strikes it can hit them harder. To help small businesses be more resilient, they need insurance that’s ... More >>