A: ComfortProtect is the only Personal Accident Insurance offered by a local point-to-point transport operator that provides coverage beyond the car ride and up to 24 hours, as well as 14 days of COVID-19 coverage. ComfortProtect is priced affordably at just S$0.30 (inclusive of GST) per opt-in coverage.
Comfort Transportation Pte Ltd shall undertake ComfortProtect as the master policyholder for the benefit of you as the insured member.
Q: Which Insurer underwrites ComfortProtect?
A: ComfortProtect is underwritten by HL Assurance Pte Ltd (HLAS) and is exclusively available to users of the ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking App. HLAS is a member of Hong Leong Group, a leading conglomerate with diversified businesses in banking and financial services, manufacturing and distribution, property development and investments, hospitality and leisure, and principal investment with presence in Asia, Europe, North America and Oceania. It is also a licensed general direct insurer with the Monetary Authority of Singapore and is also a member of the General Insurance Association in Singapore.
Q: What does ComfortProtect cover?
Accidental Death and Permanent Total Disability – Protect yourself against accidental death and permanent disability due to accidents up to $50,000. Please refer to the Policy wording for the full details and coverage.
COVID-19 Cash Benefit – S$500: HLAS will pay you the Benefit Limit if you
had taken a COVID-19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test and are tested positive for COVID-19 within 14 days from the date of your car ride as specified in the latest Policy schedule issued to you; and
are hospitalised to receive in-patient treatment for a consecutive period of at least 3 days.
Q: Who are eligible to opt-in for ComfortProtect?
A: You are eligible to opt-in for ComfortProtect if you are between the age of 18 and 65 years old. You must be a Singapore Citizen, Permanent Resident or a foreigner holding a valid pass issued by Singapore government and is residing in Singapore. You must also not be employed in any of the professions listed in the “General Exclusions” terms of ComfortProtect.
Q: Where can I opt-in for ComfortProtect?
A: ComfortProtect is available exclusively via the ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking App and you can opt-in for ComfortProtect when choosing the ComfortRIDE fixed fare booking option. ComfortProtect will be introduced to the Metered Fare booking option at a later date.
On the App’s booking screen, simply enter your destination(s), then select ComfortRIDE. While waiting for your driver or when you are onboard before the trip ends, you can select “Activate Insurance” on our App’s ComfortProtect menu. Fill up a simple registration form, and you will be able to opt-in for ComfortProtect for the ride.
Please note that you must use a cashless payment mode (all except for Cabcharge) in the App, in order to opt-in for ComfortProtect.
Q: Can I use any promo code when I am opting-in for ComfortProtect?
A: You can apply any available promo code to the total fare amount, which include the premium of ComfortProtect. The promo code must be applicable to the cashless payment mode you have chosen in the App to make the trip booking.
Q: Can I opt-in for ComfortProtect to cover other passengers (e.g. my family members, friends) who are with me on the same ride?
A: ComfortProtect’s coverage is only extended to the passenger who has booked the ComfortRIDE and opted-in for ComfortProtect via the ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking App. It does not cover other passengers on the same ride.
Q: Can I opt-out from ComfortProtect for my next ride?
A: Once you have opted in and activated ComfortProtect, the insurance coverage will be automatically applied on each of your subsequent ComfortRIDE bookings.
However, you can always opt-out from ComfortProtect for your next ComfortRIDE booking. Simply go to the ComfortProtect menu in the App, and tap “Deactivate Insurance” before you make your ComfortRIDE booking.
Q: When will I receive the Policy Schedule for ComfortProtect which I have opted in?
A: Your ComfortProtect Policy Schedule will be sent to your email address at the time when your booked ComfortRIDE starts.
Q: How am I covered if I have made multiple trips with ComfortProtect opted-in within the same day?
A: When you make multiple trips with ComfortProtect opted-in within the same day, the subsequent 24-hour coverage period for Personal Accident starts after the first 24-hour coverage period ends, and up to a maximum of 90 consecutive days of coverage.
For the COVID-19 Cash Benefit coverage, there will only be one active coverage at any given time. The coverage period will be effective 14 days from the latest ride’s date.
Please also refer to “Illustrations of Multiple Trips with ComfortProtect Opt-in” in the later section of these FAQs.
Q: How do I make a claim under ComfortProtect?
A: First you will need to download the claim form from this link. Email your completed claim form and supporting documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please quote your ComfortProtect Policy Schedule details on all correspondences. Do note that HLAS should be notified within 14 days from the injury.
Q: What should I do if I have further enquiries on ComfortProtect?
A: Please contact HL Assurance Customer Care Hotline at 6702 0202 (Mon – Fri, 9.00 am – 6.00 pm) or email your questions to email@example.com