Internet-based insurance provider has entered into a partnership with RAC Legal Services that will see the online insurer offer its customers motor legal protection provided by the motoring organization.

As part of the agreement, RAC will provide its legal protection package to drivers who require immediate short-term vehicle insurance purchased via This will include 24-hour legal advice, replacement vehicle cover, uninsured loss recovery and legal defense.

The package is designed specifically for drivers who require insurance on a daily basis, such as when a customer takes delivery of a new vehicle where there is a need for a temporary vehicle such as a hire car or van.

Steve Coppock, managing director of, said: Where immediate short term insurance is required, RAC Legal Services will come as standard to our customers taking out insurance cover – providing peace of mind that their legal services will be covered should the worst happen.

David Fulker, business development manager for RAC Legal Services, said: RAC’s legal protection package provides comprehensive cover in the event of an accident and is a real added benefit to an insurance policy. RAC will continue to work closely with the broker market to provide value added solutions to help increase their competitive edge.