Assist247 Business Matrix of Approved Services

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March 25, 2014

Assist247 Business Matrix of Approved Services

The Assist247 business matrix is Southern Africa's only one-stop source of approved car and home service providers.



March 25, 2014


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    The Assist247 business matrix is Southern Africa's only one-stop source

    of approved car and home service providers. One Stop Providing quick and easy access to all the information you need regarding service providers - including areas covered, approval status across company and industry bodies, services rendered, as well as rates and contact information.
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    The Assist247 Difference Do you realise that when you've damaged

    your car in an accident you have to use a Panel Beater that has been approved by the manufacturer, otherwise the warranty may lapse? This is essential to know, yet no other website will provide you with this information before you choose a service provider! Similarly, members of associations all have to adhere to a code of conduct, so you know you're getting reputable parts and services. You may want to look for a supplier that is authorized to sell you the make of a tyre or shock absorber that you prefer to use, or perhaps you would like to know the rates charged by Towing Services before you contact them for a quote. What about which areas they are prepared to service outside the one they physically operate from? We provide users with all the important information they require and more, and SPs with the opportunity to market themselves to potential customers looking for the services and products only they can provide!
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    Assist247 offers you so much more! •Publishing the number of

    visits to the various SP categories. •Entering into agreements with companies like Europ Assistance SA and Vodacom's Look4It to use the information to assist literally millions of clients. •Providing telephone numbers to use in emergencies. •Providing useful features to readers such as Find a Part, our Reader's Forum and many others. •Providing our SPs with access to free membership of our SP Club Assist247.
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    Assist247: The Approved Car and Home Services Matrix Points are

    awarded to Service Providers that: •Have been in business for a number of years and have built up a reputation for reliability and service excellence. •Are members of a recognised trade association(s) and/or have been approved by various Assistance Companies. •Commit to response times that are better than acceptable given the specific conditions. •Charge rates that are in line with the rest of the industry considering their location and circumstances. •Operate a 24-hour service (towing contractors, plumbers, electricians etc). •Have sufficient communication (cellphone/radio) with their operators at all times. •Ensure their operators receive first aid training (towing contractors). •Are comprehensively insured, including Professional Indemnity insurance. •Operate vehicles that are less than five years old, and if not carry a full service history (towing contractors). •Provide a general automotive supply service, including access to qualified mechanics, auto electricians and locksmiths, and who are able to provide Minor Roadside Assistance to motorists such as jumpstarts, tyre changes and emergency fuel supply (towing contractors).
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    It is important to note that: Impossible to ensure that

    SP’s information is always accurate or remains exact. In this regard we rely heavily on customers to report any discrepancies, which can result in immediate suspending of the Approved Service Provider, and revoking the approval should such negligence be confirmed. Our automotive and home services matrix has over 50 000 listings of general and specialised car, home and other suppliers and services.