FAQ Personal Accident. Sickness. Injury. Income Protection.

Frequently Asked Questions “a snapshot how this insurance helps”.
Helps keep your lifestyle & family in sync, when bad luck hits
Frequently Asked Questions “a snap shot summary”.
“When life goes well, who really needs insurance? As Australians, property and wealth creation is standard way of life. We use debt to build. So we need our regular income each week. We need to make our mortgage payments. We need cash flow. This insurance is all about keeping cash flowing into your family, when life is not so good”.

Personal Accident Insurance providing financial support in the event of an accident

Every year, thousands of Australians are injured whilst carrying out renovations or home improvements, or just doing life. The consequences can be devastating, but you can take steps to protect yourself and your family from the potential hardship an accident may bring. Cover starts from $1.39* a day.

Your cover will pay a benefit of up to 85% of your income. As a minimum you receive $1,000 per week, with no proof of income required, and up to $2,500 per week as a result of being unable to work.

You may also choose to include illnesses cover, combining Personal Accident & Illness Insurance which compensates you the same benefit should you fall ill and were unable to earn your regular income. Subject to the benefit period selected, you may be insured for up to 2 years.

Policy option includes disablement, permanent disability, permanent injury and (worst case) death lump sum payments.

Premiums are generally tax deductable. Monthly payment plans are available. Variable waiting periods to reduce premiums are also available.

Features and benefits of this insurance

Depending on your cover choice your Policy provides benefits such as

Accident Cover

Accidental Death
Capital Benefit(s) Cover
Permanent Total Disablement
Temporary Total Disablement
Temporary Partial Disablement

Sickness

Temporary Total Disablement
Temporary Partial Disablement

This Policy provides for two different types of benefits payments:

Lump Sum Benefits
Weekly Benefits

This Policy provides for two different types of payments:

Rehabilitation Benefit
To assist return to work, this Policy may provide reimbursement for return to work programs, up to $5,000,

Who is eligible for cover? Cover available up to 70 years of age and subject to the policy chosen
What does the Plan cover me for? As a guide, Loss of income if you are unable to work due to injury or serious illness (if you have selected the illness option) for up to two years. Option to include Death and Disablement, which provides cover for accidental death, and partial or total disablement. Depending on the policy you choose, additional benefits may include rehabilitation and return to work assistance, transport assistance, reimbursement of membership fees, and twelve (12) weeks upfront guaranteed payment. If you do become sick or injured, Personal Accident & Illness (PA) insurance will provide financial protection and peace of mind by paying up to 85% of your income, with a weekly benefit of up to $2,000 per week whilst you are temporarily unable to work. Depending on the benefit period you choose, you could be covered for up to 2 years. You can elect to take cover for accidental injury only, or for accidental injury and illness. There is also the option to include Death and Disablement cover, which provides a lump sum payment in the event you become permanently disabled or die.

Who can I cover? Just about anybody over the age of 18years old and under 71years old
How much does the Plan cost? Depends on the type of cover you require/desire/choose. Once we receive your application we will immediately provide a proposal, with cover details and premium
What if I want to pay annually? Yes you can. Monthly payment plan also available
When am I covered for accidents? 24/7 with some restrictions on sports, occupation and locations
Will I need to take a medical? No
Am I covered immediately? Yes upon acceptance of your application
How do I make a claim? Contact Qtrust Insurance Claims telephone 1300 798 991 (ask for Claims Central), or the underwriter (1300 362 766. All parties are located right here in Australia
How do I cancel my policy? Email or telephone Qtrust Insurances
What are your opening hours / phone numbers? Qtrust Insurances hours are noted on our website, and in essence we are every day 8am to 8pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 6pm weekends and Public Holidays
Is motorcycling covered? Yes on sealed roads and in farm agricultural environments where engine capacity is less than 250cc
Is horse riding covered? Yes but not when participating in professional capacity
Are skiing accidents covered? Yes but not when participating in professional capacity
What is not covered? Pre-existing conditions. Pregnancy and childbirth. Participation in professional sports. Being under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Criminal acts caused by you. Suicide and intentional self-injury. Mental illness, and mental or emotional disorders.

Note: The purpose of our Frequently Asked Questions is to explain in general terms what you are covered for. They do not form part of your contract of insurance. For full clarification on the terms and conditions, please read your Policy Documents

Call me on 1300 798 991