What data do we collect and how do we use it?
Various parts of our Site invite you to contact us using the details provided. From time to time you may wish to contact us in this way, for example, you may send an email to us to request further information or with a comment on our Site.
If you submit any personal information to us through this Site or through the contacts given on the Site, we will only use this information without your prior consent to respond to your request, comments etc. We will also use your personal information for any subsequent communications that take place between us in this regard. We may pass this information between the Hiscox Group for these purposes; however, we will not pass on your details to third parties unless it is to assist us in responding to your request, comment etc, without your prior consent
We may also disclose personal information if required to do so by law or if we believe that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights, property or personal safety of Site users (including Hiscox). You have the right to access, correct or remove the personal data which we hold about you. For further information, please contact the Data Protection Officer, Hiscox Ltd 1 Great St Helens, London, EC3A 6HX.
We may automatically collect non-personal information about you such as the type of internet browsers you use or the website from which you linked to our site. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on this website.
We may disclose aggregate statistics about our Site users to prospective partners, advertisers and other reputable third parties, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.
This site contains links to other third party sites and you may have linked to this Site from another website. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of such sites. You should check the terms and policies applicable to each such web site.
Hiscox places great importance on the security of all personally identifiable information associated with our customers. We have security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of customer data under our control. While we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur, we use our best efforts to prevent this. In the event that you become aware of any actual or potential misuse of any such information, please contact us as soon as possible so as to enable us to take appropriate action, using the contact details set out below.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your hard drive to store and sometimes track information about you use of the website and the aspects of it which were of interest to you. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies so as to maximise your use of the websites you access, but if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of a website if you do so. Cookies are specific to the server that created them and cannot legally be accessed by other servers, which means they cannot be legally used to track your movements around the Internet.
- estimate our audience size and patterns;
- control how often visitors see similar advertisements; and
- track preferences and to improve and update our website.
Your acceptance of these terms
Please e-mail any questions, concerns or comments you have about these policies to our Customer Services Manager at [email protected] or write to us at:
1 Great St Helen's