Your Guarantor are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy in accordance with the current Data Protection Legislation (Legislation). Below is a summary of the main ways in which we process your personal data.
How we use your personal data and who we share it with
We may use the personal data we hold about you for the purposes of providing insurance, handling claims and any other related purposes (this may include underwriting decisions made via automated means), research or statistical purposes. We will also use your data to safeguard against fraud and money laundering and to meet our general legal or regulatory obligations.
Sensitive personal data
Some of the personal information, such as information relating to health or criminal convictions, may be required by us for the specific purposes of underwriting or as part of the claims handling process. The provision of such data is conditional for us to be able to provide insurance or manage a claim. Such data will only be used for the specific purposes set out in our notice.
Disclosure of your personal data
We may disclose your personal data to third parties involved in providing products or services to us, or to service providers who perform services on our behalf. These may include, where necessary, affinity partners, brokers, agents, third party administrators, reinsurers, other insurance intermediaries, insurance reference bureaus, credit agencies, medical service providers, fraud detection agencies, loss adjusters, external law firms, external auditors and accountants, regulatory authorities, and as may be required by law.
International transfers of data
The personal data that we collect from you may be transferred to, processed, and stored at, a destination outside the UK and European Economic Area (EEA). We currently transfer personal data outside of the UK and EEA to the USA and Israel. Where we transfer your personal data outside of the UK and EEA, we will take all steps necessary to ensure that it is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy notice and the Legislation.
You have the right to ask us not to process your data for marketing purposes, to see a copy of the personal information we hold about you, to have your data deleted (subject to certain exemptions), to have any inaccurate or misleading data corrected or deleted, to ask us to provide a copy of your data to any controller and to lodge a complaint with the local data protection authority.
Your data will not be retained for longer than is necessary and will be managed in accordance with our data retention policy. In most cases the retention period will be for a period of seven (7) years following the expiry of the insurance contract, or our business relationship with you, unless we are required to retain the data for a longer period due to business, legal or regulatory requirements.
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We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily
The cookies we use do NOT hold any personally identifiable data about you, such as:
b) Phone numbers
c) Email addresses
d) Mailing addresses
e) Bank account numbers
f) Credit card information
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Please refer to your browser?s ?help? facility on how to configure accepting cookies. For more information on cookies and deletion of cookies please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies.
If you have any questions concerning our use of your personal data, please contact The Data Protection Officer,Your Guarantor, 42 Lowther Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8NR United Kingdom 01384 885152 email@example.com