Collision Damage Waiver Benefits

Collision Damage Waiver Benefits

Collision Damage Waiver Benefits


What is a Collision Damage Waiver?

Rental Car Damage is an optional benefit offered to protect vehicle renters from financial responsibility in case of damage or loss to the rental vehicle. Rental Car Damage benefit typically covers collision damage, theft, and vandalism, and reduces the renter's financial responsibility for these costs.

Is the Rental Car Damage benefit necessary?

Rental Car Damage benefit can offer valuable protection for rental car damages, including collisions, theft, and vandalism, by reducing or eliminating the renter's financial responsibility for these costs.

What does Collision Damage protect against?

Rental Car Damage provides coverage for damages to a rental car caused by:
•    Fire
•    Hail
•    Theft
•    Flood
•    Collision
•    Vandalism
•    Windstorms
•    Causes not within your control while in your possession
To learn more about Rental Car Damage coverage, file for a free quote.

What type of benefits are provided?

If the rental vehicle becomes damaged due to the reasons above, you could be reimbursed for:
  • The cost of repairs and rental charges imposed by the rental company while the car is being repaired
  • The actual cash value of the car
  • The maximum benefit based on travel plan (Gold & Platinum)


Maximum Benefit: $35,000


Maximum Benefit: $50,000

This is an optional benefit for both Gold and Platinum policyholders.


We understand that the needs of every traveler are unique, which is why our travel plans allow customers to choose their coverage based on their specific needs. Having your travel insured by an industry leader like AXA means having greater peace of mind

In just a few minutes, you can afford the assurance and support of experts available seven days a week, 24 hours a day, and around the world. AXA Travel Insurance protects you before, during, and after your trip.


Rental Car Damage Benefit FAQs


What are the exclusions to Rental Car Damage benefits? 

  • Any obligation you assume under any agreement (except insurance collision deductible);
  • Rentals of trucks, campers, trailers, off-road or four-wheel drive vehicles, motorbikes, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, or exotic vehicles;
  • Any loss that occurs if you violate the rental agreement
  • Failure to report the loss to the proper local authorities and the rental car company, and 
  • Damage to any other vehicle, structure, or person because of a covered loss
Travel plan benefits vary by selection. Explore our SilverGold, and Platinum plans.

Who is covered under the Rental Car Damage benefit?

The insured must be a licensed driver listed on the rental car agreement for coverages to apply.


Why choose AXA Travel Protection?

With a presence in over 30 countries worldwide, AXA provides assistance with a wide range of features that include: 
•    Extensive knowledge of local health risks and medical facilities to respond swiftly in the event of a medical emergency
•    24/7 global team of travel experts that offers assistance and assurance while traveling

How to get a Travel Protection Quote?

Receive a free quote within minutes
Or call us at 855-327-1441 to speak with our licensed Travel Insurance Advisors.
Monday-Saturday, 8 AM-7 PM Central Time

Disclaimer: It is important to note that the specifics of CDW will depend on date the of purchase, and state of residency. Customers are advised to carefully review the terms and conditions of their policy, and to contact AXA Partners with any questions or concerns they may have.