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ANZ Accident Cover Plus

ANZ has suspended the sale of ANZ Accident Cover Plus while it undertakes a strategic review.

 

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Accidents happen –
get cover for accidental death and injurydisclaimer

An accident can change things instantly, but it only takes a few minutes to help financially protect yourself and your family from the unexpected costs of accidental death.

With the added option of our Accidental Injury Benefit, we can cover you for a range of accidental injuries so that you can receive a lump sum payout to help you through a difficult time.


What's covered?

Cover highlights

  • Accidental Death Benefit which can provide a lump sum payment of your chosen cover amount if you were to pass away as a result of an accident
  • Payment of up to $50,000 under the optional Accidental Injury Benefit if you sustain a covered accidental injurydisclaimer
  • Bed Care Benefit of $100 a day up to 10 days, if you are confined to bed as a result of a covered accidentdisclaimer
  • Pay premiums monthly, fortnightly or annually

Extra benefits

  • Apply with no medicals, blood tests or lifestyle questions from age 18 up to age 74
  • Immediate cover as soon as your application is accepted
  • Premiums that don’t increase with age
  • If you pay annually, receive an automatic discount

What's not covered?

The information on this page is only a summary of some of our cover and exclusions. For a complete statement of the cover offered, exclusions, conditions and limits that apply under the policy, you should carefully read the ANZ Accident Cover Plus Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 151kB).

Eligibility requirements apply to this product including age and residency - see below for details.

We won't pay a claim for death or injury that occurs:

  • six months or more after the accident
  • as a result of you being under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or other illegal substances (including motor vehicle accidents)
  • while participating in or training for a professional sport or speed contest
  • during air travel, or aerial ascents or descents, except as a fare-paying passenger of an air travel organisation licensed to carry passengers
  • as a result of suicide or attempted suicide
  • as a result of an intentional act or omission
  • as a result of war, hostilities or civil insurrection.

Existing policyholders - how to claim

We know accident insurance claims come at a stressful time. With support available online and over the phone, we're there for you when you need us.

Once we've received your claim, we'll let you know if we need more information.

 

Make a claim 

Earn Qantas Points with your policy

If you’re a Qantas Frequent Flyer member, you can earn 1 Qantas Point for every $1 of premium paid on your eligible ANZ Life Insurance policy.

If you're not a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program yet, you can join for free.

 

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You can apply for ANZ Accident Cover Plus if you are:

  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident, residing in Australia
  • between age 18 and 74.

You can keep your cover until the policy anniversary after you turn 84.

As a valued customer we want to hear from you if any of our products and services have not met your expectations.

If you would like to compliment one of our staff or make a suggestion on how we can improve, we want to know. If we made a mistake, or our service does not meet your expectations, we also want to know.

 

Talk to us

We're committed to ensuring our products and services meet your expectations and we value your feedback regarding how we are performing.

Our customer care unit is your first point of contact for raising complaints or providing feedback. You can contact us directly via phone, email or in writing and we will endeavour to resolve your concerns quickly and fairly. We will aim to resolve your complaint within 15 business days.

Call us:

Email us:

yourfeedback@onepath.com.au

Write to us:

Wealth Complaints Resolution Centre
GPO Box 4028
SYDNEY NSW 2001

External dispute resolution

If you're not satisfied with the outcome of your complaint, or if we’ve taken more than 45 days to respond to you from the date you first made your complaint, you can contact the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS), an ASIC-approved external dispute resolution body.

FOS is a free service that resolves insurance disputes between consumers and insurers. If you wish to access FOS, you can contact them:

Call:

1800 367 287 on weekdays (except on public holidays) from 9am to 5pm (AEST)

Email your complaint to:

info@fos.org.au

Write to:

GPO Box 3
Melbourne VIC 3001

Online at:

fos.org.au

Escalating your complaint

If you're not satisfied with the resolution offered by our customer care unit, you can have your complaint reviewed by a Dispute Resolution Specialist.

A final decision will be provided within 15 business days of your complaint being escalated, unless they have requested and you have agreed to give them more time.

This information was published on 9 October 2018 and is subject to change.

The above content relates to policies issued from 12 March 2014 under the ANZ Accident Cover Plus Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 151kB), and is current as of today. Previous products (with the same name) may have different features and benefits. If you are an existing customer, please contact us if you have any questions about your cover.

ANZ Accident Cover Plus is issued by OnePath Life Limited (OnePath Life) (ABN 33 009 657 176, AFSL 238 341). We recommend that you read the ANZ Financial Services Guide (PDF 479kB) and ANZ Accident Cover Plus Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 151kB) (available online or by calling 13 16 14) before deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold, this product.

ANZ Life Insurance is issued by OnePath Life Limited (OnePath Life) (ABN 33 009 657 176, AFSL 238 341). We recommend that you read the ANZ Financial Services Guide (PDF 479kB)ANZ Life Insurance Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 145kB) (available online or by calling 13 16 14) before deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold, this product.

ANZ Recover Well is issued by OnePath Life Limited (OnePath Life) (ABN 33 009 657 176, AFSL 238 341). We recommend that you read the ANZ Financial Services Guide (PDF 479kB) and ANZ Recover Well Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 132kB) (available online or by calling 13 16 14) before deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold, this product.

ANZ Loan Protection is issued by OnePath Life Limited (OnePath Life) (ABN 33 009 657 176, AFSL 238 341) for the Life Benefit, and QBE Insurance (Australia) Ltd (QBE) (ABN 78 003 191 035, AFSL 239 545) for the Disability Benefit and the Involuntary Unemployment Benefit. We recommend that you read the ANZ Financial Services Guide (PDF 479kB) and the ANZ Loan Protection Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 2.8MB) (available online or by calling 13 16 14) before deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold, this product.

OnePath Life has adopted the Life Insurance Code of Practice (the Code), which contains minimum standards of service that customers can expect from insurers. The Code can be found at www.fsc.org.au.

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) (ABN 11 005 357 522, AFSL 234 527 is an authorised deposit taking institution (Bank) under the Banking Act 1959 (Cth). The issuers of these products are not Banks. Although ANZ distributes these products and except as described in the relevant PDS, ANZ does not stand behind or guarantee the issuers or the products.

This information is of a general nature and has been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on the information, you should consider whether the information is appropriate for you having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs.

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member and correctly register your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership details with OnePath Life Limited (OnePath Life) (ABN 33 009 657 176, AFSL 238 341) to earn Qantas Points on eligible insurance policies. Eligible insurance policies are the following ‘OnePath’ and ‘ANZ’ branded direct life insurance policies: term life, income protection, trauma, accidental death and total and permanent disability. The following retail policies are also eligible: OneCare, OneCare Super, SmartCare and World of Protection. A joining fee usually applies. However, OnePath Life has arranged for this to be waived for new customers who join at qantas.com/anzlifejoin. This complimentary join offer may be withdrawn at any time. Membership and points are subject to Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions. Points are earned in accordance with the 'OnePath and Qantas Frequent Flyer Rewards terms and conditions'. Qantas does not endorse, is not responsible for and does not provide any advice, opinion or recommendation about the insurance product(s) in this communication.

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You have the option to include Accidental Injury cover with your policy to receive a lump sum payment for a range of covered accidental injuries, including fractures and burns. Please refer to the 'Accidental Injury Benefit (Optional)' section of the ANZ Accident Cover Plus Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Document (PDF 151kB) for full details.

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Accidental Injury Benefit amounts vary depending on the accidental injury sustained. For example, for permanent paraplegia the benefit amount is $50,000; and for severe burns the benefit amount is $25,000. Please refer to the 'Accidental Injury Benefit (Optional)' section of the PDS for full details.

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Provided that a medical practitioner certifies that the life insured needs to be confined to a bed and under the care of a registered nurse (for a minimum of 3 days) as a result of a covered accident. Please refer to the 'Bed Care Benefit' section of the PDS for full details.

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