Power surges due to rolling blackouts can cause damage to electronic devices and appliances which has led to more frequent insurance claims. Insurance Technical Advisor Susan Walls said it is important for consumers to check and discuss which appliances they have covered with their insurer.
“You have your policy wording, which is the actual document with all the fine detail in it and you also have your schedule and your schedule specifically states that, your address, what type of goods are covered.
It is very important to have a look at your schedule and the policy wording but one of the most important things is that you talk to your broker or insurer,” said Walls.
Earlier this month, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced during the State of the Nation Address that further power cuts were inevitable as Eskom undertakes maintenance work.
In other news – Somizi’s Daughter Bahumi finally speaks out on her father’s wedding to Mohale
Somizi’s daughter and actress, Bahumi left guests at her dad’s traditional wedding in tears when she revealed how he had struggled to look for love but found it in the arms of Mohale. Fans got to see how the couple journeyed to their big day when part one of Somizi & Mohale: The Union premiered on Showmax on Monday. In a touching moment during the episode, an overwhelmed Bahumi Madisakwane opened up about her father’s search for love.
There have been many times I’d see my father and I’d see that he wants to be happy. You could see that he’s trying to seek for this happiness and it’s very difficult for him to find it, especially in this industry that he’s in,” she said. Read more