In most of the states of the country, the rental
companies can not refuse to rent a car if the
consumers do not purchase insurance.
However, many companies try to charge an insurance
amount from the clients. This coverage is optional.
One may not feel the need for a separate insurance
cover due to other insurance policies, like the car or
The insurance coverage that companies try to sell is
of four types- collision damage waiver, personal
accident insurance, personal effect coverage and
supplemental liability protection.
It is the need of the hour to have an insurance policy
for the rented car. One may be trying to save on auto
insurance and may not want to pay for the coverage.
However, insurance on rented cars is quite important.
The most important reason of having insurance on a
rented car is to reduce the accumulated cost and time
with regard to the rented car. In case of breakdown,
you might take it to a body shop for repairs and
higher quality maintenance.
This process may turn out to be extremely time
consuming and may cause a lot of inconvenience. The
process of car repairing takes sometime as one can’t
predict the damage, just by looking at the car
All these issues can be addressed, if one has an
insurance cover that allows one to have a complete
replacement if the car is damaged beyond repair.
In case of opting in for insurance, the rental
companies provide coverage for any damage occurred or