With Encompass, filing an auto claim is simple. We work quickly and efficiently, processing your claim with care every step of the way. Our service will help you get back in the driver's seat as soon as possible.
Step 1: Make a claim.
Call 1-800-588-7400 to report an auto claim anytime, any day. Please have your policy number ready.
Step 2: Talk with a claims team member.
Your agent will be notified and an Encompass claims specialist will follow up with you by the next business day.
Step 3: Evaluate damages and make an estimate.
Your claims team member will schedule an inspection of the damage and prepare an estimate for covered damages based on necessary repairs and/or replacement.
Step 4: Review your estimate.
Your adjuster will contact you to discuss the damage estimate and settlement based on your policy provisions, terms and coverage.
Step 5: Complete your claim.
We will send you appropriate documents and applicable payments.
When you call us, we'll go the extra mile:
Encompass Roadside Assistance.
An Encompass claims service representatives can help if you're ever in a bind by arranging service in the event of a breakdown, flat tire, dead battery, tow or locksmith assistance or if you run out of gas.1
Rental car referrals.
We'll help you line up a rental car right away. As soon as we can verify that your policy includes rental reimbursement coverage, we can usually arrange direct billing to us.
Auto glass referral and repair.
Report your claim and schedule an auto glass replacement appointment with one call to our claims service at 1-800-588-7400.2
Workmanship guaranteed on repairs.
Our claims representatives will always honor your choice of repair shop. In fact, your claims representative can issue a check directly to you for covered repairs. Or if you prefer, we can recommend a qualified repair shop and even offer a lifetime workmanship guarantee good for as long as you own the vehicle.3
Don't forget to keep a copy of our Accident Fact Kit in your car's glove boxit can come in handy if you're involved in an accident.
Download kit (PDF)
Visit our auto claims FAQ for more information on some of our customers' most commonly asked questions.
View auto claims FAQ
Your claims team member will be there to help you through every turn of the auto claims process, and you can always reach out to your Encompass Independent Agent for more assistance or for further explanations of your policy coverage.