If you live in a flood zone, purchasing flood insurance is probably a smart move. However, although flood insurance covers many things, it may not cover extensive flood damage to your car. VAC Insurance Agency is committed to educating Brooklyn, NY residents about what’s covered under a flood insurance policy.
Flood Insurance Coverage
Flood insurance covers damage to your home, personal belongings, and other structures on your property. However, it will not cover extensive damage to your car. It may cover some damage. However, you’ll need comprehensive auto insurance to cover all of the flood damage to your car. Many people might be confused by this fact because flood insurance does cover a lot of extensive damage. However, comprehensive auto insurance will cover extensive damage to your car, under the hood, as well as the exterior and interior. Flood insurance can financially cover the repair or replacement of your home, as well as the contents, or your personal belongings.
Flood insurance will also cover unattached structures on your property. However, it’s best to discuss flood insurance coverage with a licensed insurance agent. One of our agents can answer your questions and help you find the best coverage for your situation.
Believe it or not, comprehensive auto insurance, NOT flood insurance, will cover any damage to your car caused by a flood. Your flood insurance policy will not cover as much as your comprehensive auto insurance policy. You don’t need flood insurance to protect your car from flood damage. Comprehensive auto insurance will cover damage to your car caused by flooding.
Contact Us Today
If you have questions about what flood damage will and won’t cover, get in touch with VAC Insurance Agency in Brooklyn, NY. We’d be happy to discuss flood insurance and what’s typically covered.