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Make sure that your car is roadtrip ready before your holiday

Press release   •   Dec 15, 2016 11:25 GMT

Make sure you check your car before heading off on your road-trip these holidays

Regularly checking each component is the only way to spot defects in time to prevent any mishaps and this is why it’s so important for people to service their cars regularly and to check their cars before they get nasty surprises on the road,” said Philippa Wild, head of technical marketing and Vitalitydrive for Discovery Insure.

Before South Africans embark on their journeys to their holiday destinations, here is what they need to check. 

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Discovery Limited is a South African-founded financial services organisation that operates in the healthcare, life assurance, short-term insurance, savings and investment products and wellness markets. Founded in 1992, Discovery was guided by a clear core purpose – to make people healthier and to enhance and protect their lives. Underpinning this core purpose is the belief that through innovation, Discovery can be a powerful market disruptor.

The company, with headquarters in Johannesburg, South Africa, has expanded its operations globally and currently serves over 5 million clients across South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States, China, Singapore and Australia. Discovery recently partnered with Generali, a leading insurer in Europe, and has partnered with John Hancock in the US. These new partnerships will bring Discovery’s shared-value business model to protection industries in Europe and the US.

Vitality, Discovery’s wellness programme, is the world’s largest scientific, incentive-based wellness solution for individuals and corporates. The global Vitality membership base now exceeds three million lives in five markets.

Discovery is an authorised financial services provider and trades under the code “DSY” on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange. 

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