South Africa’s motorways are globally renowned for being among the world’s most dangerous, and holiday seasons present particularly high risks as we rush to get to our destinations.
It’s not something we like to talk about, but given the realities, adequate death and disability cover are practically non-negotiable - particularly for people with children and families to take care of.
Bongers says you should check the following before your trip kicks off:
1.Get adequate death and disability cover. Ideally, you need natural-cause and accidental death and disability cover. However, you can get accidental death and disability protection separately, if you need it in a hurry (the application process is quicker, as it doesn’t consider your medical history) or if you don’t qualify for natural-cause cover.