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Be safe on the road with Santam

Whether you're planning to traverse the continent or simply getting ready for a quick getaway, ensuring that you're properly covered for a mini-holiday can make all the difference.

At Santam, you can choose from several options for vehicle cover including comprehensive cover or third-party, fire and theft cover.

Our vehicle also cover extends to a number of countries outside South Africa. Click here  to read more. We've also added host of benefits to our insurance offering which includes emergency accommodation, emergency costs such as toiletries or medicine, recovery costs and trauma treatment.

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The benefits of insuring with us

Santam is the insurer of choice for millions of South Africans countrywide. We help you be safe and stay safe – everywhere you go. If you need four more reasons to choose insurance good and proper.

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SOS services

Our 24/7 SOS service supports you through life’s little and large car and household emergencies.

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Safety tips

Santam is the insurer of choice for millions of South Africans countrywide. We help you be safe and stay safe – everywhere you go. If you need five more reasons to choose insurance good and proper.

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Santam app

A first-of-its-kind app from Santam now allows you to keep family and friends by your side, no matter where in the world you go. Another way we help you to be safe out there.

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Home contents calculator

Make sure your home contents are sufficiently covered by using the online calculator to establish the true value of your belongings.

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Get great deals through our partners

Benefit from the range of Santam service providers that offer exclusive discounts on services that will improve the safety and security of you, your family and possessions.

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Santam shares the latest news and great perspectives on everything from the formation of lightning and your car’s tyre tread to your house’s roof, your business’ gutters and just about anything else that affects your safety.

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In the news

Santam study finds SA drivers ‘in love’ with their cars

07 March 2018

A national client survey by Santam, has revealed interesting and surprising attitudes of drivers towards their vehicles, including emotional attachment and feelings of despondency if dispossessed of their much-loved cars.

Santam offers Budget 2018 ‘belt-tightening’ tips for South Africans

21 February 2018

In response to the 2018 Budget Speech, Santam, South Africa’s largest general insurer, has urged households to brace for another year of ‘belt tightening’ and consolidation of expenses.

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