Elephant Insurance is a part of the Admiral Group located within Admiral’s offices in Cardiff, Swansea and Newport. Admiral employ more than 5,000 staff with over 3 million customers and a turnover in 2011 of £2.19 billion.
Elephant was set up in August 2000 being the first online car insurance company here in the UK. However, it also has call centres so business can be processed both over the telephone and online.
Since then Elephant Insurance have branched out to also offer home insurance, travel insurance, van insurance, motorbike insurance and car warranty cover.
They provide a choice of fully comprehensive, third party fire and theft or just third party car insurance.
Optional extras include hire car cover until you find a replacement car, premium protector to pay your car insurance premiums if you are unable to work due to illness, accident or even unemployment, breakdown cover and personal injury cover to provide a lump sum should you suffer an injury and be unable to work.
Premiums can either be paid as one lump sum or on a regular basis by direct debit.
Elephant Insurance support the wildlife charity Born Free Foundation to assist in reducing the worldwide suffering of animals.
Elephant’s advertising strapline is “Seriously Good Car Insurance”.