Car insurance

Breakdown insurance

Breakdown insurance or roadside assistance insurance includes various services such as assistance for broken down vehicles, towing, expenses for public transportation and overnight stays, transportation costs for the broken down vehicle, cost of a rental car, etc. Some insurance companies include these services in their casco insurance (comprehensive) while others sell roadside assistance insurance separately. Common names for breakdown insurance products are "Mobility Europe" or "Assistance Insurance".

Usually, members of automobile associations such as TCS, ACS or VCS already have breakdown insurance.