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Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles Insurance

As a driver of a wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV), sourcing the right insurance policy can be a struggle. Mainstream insurers arenít usually familiar enough with the adaptations made to your vehicle or your needs as a disabled motorist. This is where our specialist insurance expertise comes into its own, and at Chartwell Insurance we will find you the policy to fit your vehicle and needs.

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Insurance for wheelchair accessible vehicles

Where other specialist brokers struggle to offer a competitive rate with their limited selection of schemes, Chartwell has the experience, knowledge and freedom to provide an impressively wide range of policies that are designed to meet your needs. We can offer great cover and a fair rate for your WAVs (Wheelchair accessible vehicles) in almost any situation.

Insuring wheelchair accessible cars or vans is not the same as insuring a standard car. That's why the WAV insurance that Chartwell Insurance can arrange offers the following features:

  • Like for like cover on all adaptations and modifications to your vehicle
  • Up to £1,500 of cover for your manual wheelchair while it is in your vehicle
  • Cover for family, friends and carers to drive your vehicle
  • Any driver cover option
  • Cover for young disabled drivers from 16 upwards
  • 90 days European Cover
  • Suitable courtesy car in the event of an accident (subject to availability)
  • Motability claim-free driving accepted in lieu of NCB

What types of adaptation require WAV insurance?

If the following wheelchair adaptations apply to your vehicle, then talking to one of our expert underwriters today could save you time and money. They have specialist knowledge that can help to find the right policy for you.

  • Difficulty in the use of your legs requiring the use of wheelchair hoists, ramps or tail lifts
  • Difficulty in the use of your arms necessitating the use of adapted hand controls are needed
  • Lowered suspension or ramps.
  • Wheelchair tie-downs and seatbelts

To find out more, just give our trained underwriting technicians a ring to talk you through your options. They will quickly help you to find a quote with minimum fuss. Simply click the button to arrange a free call-back at a convenient time, or call us now on 0800 089 0146 for your specialist, bespoke insurance quote.