Insurance Claims

We are here to make it easier for you when making an Insurance claim.

Insurance claims for Blackpool, Lancaster, St Annes and Cleveleys

We’re passionate about providing a thorough insurance service, so we’ve prepared this list of things to remember if you ever need to make a claim. An accident can be upsetting, but following this list can make a big difference to the success of your insurance claim.

General Insurance Claim

There is a set procedure you need to follow when making an insurance claim. Just read our five simple steps and you’ll be just fine.

Number 1

We’re here to help

You can get in touch with us at BP Insurance during our working hours of 09:00am-17:30pm on weekdays and 09:00am – 12:00pm on Saturdays.

Number 2

Give us a call

Call BP Insurance Brokers to start your insurance claim. The helpline number you need is in your policy booklet.

Number 3

Keep costs down

Complete emergency repairs to reduce your loss: make a damaged roof watertight, stop a water leak, secure a broken window.

Number 4

Don’t jump the gun

You should never authorise the whole of the repairs without prior authorisation from BP Insurance Brokers.

Number 5

Take pictures

If possible, take pictures of the scene and of damage to any vehicles involved. Alternatively, draw a sketch showing the positions of the vehicles.

Number 6

A second opinion

You should always obtain two estimates for the necessary repairs before you agree to anything.

Motor Insurance Claim

The most important things to do after an accident are to stay calm, think as clearly as you can and follow these five simple steps.

Number 1

Who’s at fault

Do not admit blame at the scene of the accident; this could negate your policy. Never offer a settlement.

Number 2

Safety Measures

Call 999 (or 112 from a mobile) immediately if anyone is injured or the incident has caused a hazardous situation.

Number 3

Exchange details

Exchange contact details and insurance details with the third party and with anyone who witnessed the accident.

Number 4

Take pictures

If possible, take pictures of the scene and of damage to any vehicles involved. Alternatively, draw a sketch showing the positions of the vehicles.

Number 5

Call us and claim

Contact BP Insurance Brokers as soon as possible on 0345 274 66 37 to report the accident and get your claim underway.