ROAD ASSISTANCE: What is it and why do you need it?

Date: 28.07.2020
Author: Monica Dona

ASISTENTA RUTIERA Ce este si de ce ai nevoie de ea

Everybody wants a car, but very few of us are willing to maintain it properly. We would just like to refuel every time we run out of gas, and skip the regular inspections or service visits when things don’t work out properly. However, for situations when things get out of control, we have roadside assistance at hand.

Whether you use roadside assistance when the vehicle has broken down or you have been involved in an accident and the vehicle can only be moved with the help of special towing machines, such a service should be as important as compulsory insurance.

We’ve put together below some useful information about roadside assistance. Hope you find it useful. For furthermore read our website Business Lease


1. What is roadside assistance?

First of all, you need to know what roadside assistance means. A service that is provided by a team of professionals in mechanics and cars who can help you at any time of the day or night, 7 out of 7 days a week, whenever you need to repair a car malfunction, no matter in which part of the country you stopped because of a technical problem. For example, if you are stuck in the middle of the highway, it is enough to make a phone call and wait for the special intervention car, which will help you solve the problem in a very short time and in a professional way.

If the problem is a minor one, the team will immediately repairs the error, but if the damage is major, they will take care of transporting the car to the nearest car service. In addition, you should know that if the car cannot be put into operation on the same day, through the roadside assistance service you can receive a car to use during the period when the car you are using is under repair.


Moreover, under some special situations, roadside assistance can help you find a hotel in the city where the breakdown occurred and where you were only in transit, to another destination. In this way, you no longer have to waste time contacting all the hostels and hotels in the area, because the company takes care of all these essential steps. In this way, you manage to save valuable time, which you can use in another way.

In other words, this insurance helps you to go on your journey without worries, in case the car stops working. It is an efficient and practical way, which must be considered by every driver, regardless of whether the car is new, rented  or second hand, because at any time your car can be severely damaged in traffic or you may face completely new technical situations for you, which can put you in maximum difficulty.

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2. Frequently asked questions and answers about roadside assistance

What does roadside assistance mean?

 Road assistance  is a set of services that covers car breakdowns. These include repairs, towing, but also others, depending on the severity of the situation.

Is roadside assistance provided only in Romania?

The roadside assistance team, as the case may be, not only helps you if you are in Romania, but also if you are in any part of Europe. So, if you are on the territory of any Member State of the European Union and you feel that something is wrong with your car, contact the  support company  and follow the advice and the recommendations of the specialists.

Is hotel accommodation covered by roadside assistance?

No. If you need help in a city other than your hometown, the support company will book a room at the hotel, but this is for a fee. Thus, if you go through such a situation, you get rid of the worry of looking for a place to sleep, but the payment will be made entirely by you.

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