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Hoist Warranty from Fish Insurance
Our Hoist Warranty policy provides cover should your hoist suffer an electrical or mechanical breakdown.
Cover can be used to extend your manufacturer’s warranty, or protect your hoist if manufacturer’s warranty has already expired.
It’s important to note that if you take out the policy after your manufacturer’s warranty has already expired, there is no cover for the first 90 days from the start date of the policy.
Many people choose to set up their Hoist Warranty policy before their manufacturer’s warranty has expired, so that the start date will follow straight on and there will be no gap in cover.
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Key benefits at a glance
The following costs are covered following a sudden and unforeseen mechanical or electrical breakdown:
- Repairs to your hoist
- Parts fitted
- Callout costs
- Labour costs
- These costs will be paid up to the limit on the policy schedule and, in the event of a claim, an estimate for the repairs should be sent to us for authorisation first
- If your hoist is over 2 years old, the market value will be paid in the event of a total loss claim
- Cover can be provided for both new and used hoists
- Cover can be used to extend your manufacturer’s warranty, or protect your hoist if manufacturer’s warranty has already expired
- Multi-year policies are available for new hoists to extend any manufacturer’s warranty.
- Accidental damage, servicing, and consumable items such as batteries are not covered under this policy.
As with any warranty policy, limits and exclusions apply. Please get in touch with us or read the full policy documentation here for further information.
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We’ve answered some of the queries you might have about our Hoist Warranty
QWhen should my hoist warranty cover start?
AIf your hoist is still within its manufacturer’s warranty, the start date you choose for your Extended Warranty policy should be the day after the manufacturer’s warranty expires.
QWill warranty cover mean my hoist’s fuse can be replaced if it has blown?
ANo. Our warranty cover doesn’t include consumable items like fuses. However, we do offer cover for other unexpected electrical or mechanical faults.
QCan I buy warranty cover if my hoist’s manufacturer’s warranty has expired?
AYes. If your manufacturer’s warranty has expired, you can still take out Extended Warranty cover from Fish Insurance. However, multi-year policies will not be available to you, meaning you will only be able to take out a policy for one year at a time.
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