The NFU car insurance policy won numerous awards from car insurance magazine auto express. The NFU Mutual is an car insurance society registered in United Kingdom as an insurance composite. The NFU Insurance is voted by consumer watchdog “Which?” as the number one provider for car insurance. The NFU is not limited to just underwriting car insurance but also underwrites life insurance and all aspects of general insurance specifically for rural communities within the United Kingdom. The NFU Mutual society is owned by its policy holders as opposed to typical insurance companies that are owned by shareholders.
The National Farmers Union shares a close relationship with NFU mutual and unlike most insurance companies in the United Kingdom who go through various brokers the NFU Mutual uses its own direct sales force. The workforce is spread throughout the United Kingdom and reportedly has in excess of 300 officers and 5000 agents who work with and maintain a close relationship with the farmers of the United Kingdom.
NFU Mutual has had a Defaqto 5 star rating awarded for the majority of its insurance product range. These Defaqto ratings are in depth analysis of a companies’ products and features so its an excellent measure of the quality of its services. In 2008 (July) was awarded the customer services price after the horrendous floods of 2007 outlining how much NFU cares for its members. In addition NFU also received the “British Insurer Awards General Insurer of the Year” award. This is clear evidence of the high standards that this outstanding establishment maintain. From as early as 1980 the NFU Mutual has been prepared to accept liabilities from outside of the farming community. The NFU Mutual Direct was established during the year of 1996 offering telephone and internet call centre services. With the co operation of an affiliate member “Avon Insurance Plc” they offer personal protection and personal injury insurance as part of their vast and impressive product range.
For six years running Auto Express magazine has voted National Farmers Union car insurance Britain’s best car insurance provider by its readers. These votes were based on a broad spectrum of factors that included communication, helpful customer service, value for money and finally overall performance of services. Auto Express readers voted their car insurance top in all these categories of car insurance.
The NFU offers a generous 30% discount on car insurance if you have just a one year no claim, offers a 24 hour car insurance emergency helpline and doesn’t charge administration fees for policy updates and amendments to your existing car insurance policy.