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CAA Belleville Insurance: Multi Discount Savings and 24/7 Emergency Roadside Help
Planning a road trip? Get there safe and sound with a CAA Belleville membership!
With a CAA Belleville membership at Mackay, you can count on 24/7 roadside service any day of the year. Plus, your CAA membership is valid throughout Canada and the U.S.!
So no matter where you are, we guarantee help is on the way.
The best part?
More protection on the road means more savings for you!
As a CAA reseller, we can combine your CAA account with your Mackay home and auto insurance packages. That means when you register for CAA with us, you can qualify for multi-discount savings!
Trying to determine if CAA is a good investment for you? Keep reading!
What is a CAA Belleville Membership?
CAA (The Canadian Automobile Association) is Canada’s most reliable roadside service provider.
In fact, it’s considered one of Canada’s most trusted brands!
Established in 1913, CAA was originally an advocacy organization for travellers. But today, it has become a sought-after voice. And not just in road safety! In new vehicle technologies, the environment, mobility, and consumer rights.
When you sign up for a CAA Belleville membership, you’re guaranteed to get the help you need - wherever you are!
CAA memberships cover many services - from fuel delivery to flat tire emergencies!
CAA saves you the hassle of dealing with an unexpected roadside emergency alone. So you can enjoy the journey without the stress!
Why Should You Invest in a CAA Membership?
CAA memberships are not mandatory. But as an insurance company focused on loss prevention, protection and safety, we couldn’t recommend it more.
CAA is a valuable resource!
Knowing you have the protection of a reliable team on-call 24/7 is incomparable. It allows you to live a life full of freedom, peace of mind and confidence on the road!
5 Top Benefits of Becoming a CAA Member?
What are the benefits of becoming a CAA Belleville member? Is it worth it?
Let's discuss five of the top benefits below!
1. 24/7 Roadside Assistance
Reliable roadside assistance is one of the most well-known and appreciated CAA services.
Whether you’ve run out of gas, popped your tire or killed your battery, CAA roadside service is there to help!
They have you covered 24/7 - no matter the season.
CAA Roadside Services Include:
- Car battery services
- Flat tire services
- Fuel delivery services
- Lockout services
- Towing services
- Extrication services
- Mechanical First Aid
2. Anywhere Towing in Canada And The U.S.
Road-tripping into the States? Travelling across Canada? Commuting to work?
Whether you travel near or far, your CAA membership travels with you!
You can access our roadside services, including towing, anywhere in the U.S. and Canada!
3. Protection in ANY vehicle
Your CAA Membership follows YOU. Not your license plate.
So regardless of what vehicle you’re in, CAA has you covered (as long as the vehicle is eligible) - whether that’s your vehicle or somebody else’s!
As long as you have a CAA membership, help is on the way.
4. Trip Accident and Interruption Assistance
Trip accident and interruption assistance ensure you’re never left stranded!
If your vehicle becomes disabled for 24 hours or more, and you are 160 or more km from home, you may qualify for certain reimbursements!
The reimbursement you're entitled to depend on your membership level, but it can be up to $600.
Trip accident and interruption assistance can cover one of the following:
- Restaurant meals
- Car rentals
- Commercial Transportation
5. Two-Day Complimentary Rental Car
What if your vehicle gets towed away? You have to get to work tomorrow somehow!
You get two free car rental days each year with a CAA Premier membership plan.
Don’t worry about finding a ride again. CAA’s got you covered!
Note: Only Premier members have access to this complimentary benefit.
How To Get Help On The Road
If you have a membership, how do you use it? We explain the steps of using your CAA membership below!
Is Your Vehicle Eligible For Roadside Assistance?
As mentioned above, your membership follows you, not your car. So as long as you are in an eligible vehicle, you should qualify for your specific plan’s benefits!
Eligible Vehicles Include:
- Passenger vehicles
- Dune Buggies
- T-Rex, Slingshot and Spyders
- Classic/vintage Vehicles
- Lowered/Modified Vehicles
Note: some of these vehicles may require specific CAA membership plans (i.e. CAA Premier RV). Not all benefits apply to all vehicles (i.e. Bike Assist).
Ineligible Vehicles Include:
- Taxis/Ubers/Lyft vehicles
- Vehicles equipped with storage for hazardous materials
- Racing cars/demolition cars
- Two-seater UTVs
Requesting Roadside Assistance
CAA has over 35,000 road service vehicles throughout Canada and the U.S. So no matter where you are, they can get to you!
Here’s how to request roadside service:
First, get prepared.
The first step in requesting roadside service is to ensure you have all the information you need before calling.
As soon as you request service, you’ll need to provide the following information:
- Your membership number and expiry date.
- Your name and address.
- The location of the disabled vehicle.
- The vehicle's make, model, year, colour and licence number.
- The problem with your vehicle.
- A phone number where they can contact you.
*To receive service, you must remain at or near your vehicle. CAA will accommodate you in extenuating circumstances.
*If you have an animal with you, You must let your provider know.
Next, contact CAA.
There are four ways to contact CAA for roadside assistance:
Lastly, track your service!
Once you’ve requested service, you can start tracking their arrival using The CAA Service Tracker.
Why Sign Up For a CAA Membership Through Mackay Insurance?
As mentioned above, Mackay Insurance is a registered CAA reseller.
When you sign up for a CAA Belleville membership through us, we can link it to our account. This can qualify you for exciting multi-discount saving opportunities!
Wherever You Go, We’re There For You!
Our mission at Mackay Insurance is to keep you and your family safe and well-protected. What better way to do that than to ensure you have the help you need right when you need it?
Register for your CAA membership through Mackay Insurance today and let our team save you time, money and stress. So you can enjoy the journey!