Privacy

Privacy policy

1. Privacy Statement

1.1 Catholic Insurance Service Limited (‘CIS’, ‘we’, ‘us’) is committed to ensuring your privacy is protected and your information is secure.

1.2 This policy explains what personal information we collect from users of this website and how we use that information. Should we ask you to provide certain information from which you can be identified when using this website, that information will only be used in accordance with this policy.

1.3 We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page.

2. What information do we collect?

We may collect your name, address and other contact details if you contact us to provide you with information, advice, products and/or services.  We may also capture Cookies (see point 8 below).

3. What do we do with the information we collect?

We will use your personal information for a number of purposes including the following:
3.1 to contact and you;
3.2 to provide you with the information, advice, products and/or services you have requested;
3.3 for internal record keeping, including accounts;
3.4 to improve our products and services.

4. Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites that may be of interest to you. These links are provided for your information and convenience only and do not imply any endorsement of, or association with, the operators of the other websites. We do not have any control over other websites and we are not responsible for their content or practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policy for any websites you visit.

5. Disclosure of information

5.1 We will keep your information confidential except where disclosure is required or permitted by law.

5.2 We will only use your information within CIS for the purposes for which it was obtained, unless you have explicitly agreed that we may share your information with another organisation.

5.3 Sometimes we contract with third parties to process your information on our behalf. We require these third parties to comply strictly with our instructions and data protection laws.

5.4 If you send offensive, inappropriate or objectionable content to us or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour towards CIS, we may use your personal information to stop such behaviour.

6. Security

We employ security measures which aim to protect the information provided by you from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction or damage.

7. Your rights

7.1 If you believe that any information we are holding about you is incorrect, incomplete or out of date, please contact us as soon as possible at enquiries@catholicinsuranceservice.co.uk.

7.2 To make a request for any personal information we may hold about you, please contact our Chief Executive Officer via the enquiries@catholicinsuranceservice.co.uk email address or at Catholic Insurance Service Limited, Oakley House, Mill Street, Aylesbury, Bucks HP20 1BN.

8. Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of information that is placed on your computer when you visit certain websites. Cookies allow websites to respond to you as an individual.  To learn more about cookies please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org

8.1  CIS uses session cookies (which will be deleted when you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which will remain across different visits of our website).  When you visit this website, your computer may receive the following cookies:

  • __utma: A persistent cookie used by Google Analytics to track the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.
  • __utmb: A persistent cookie used by Google Analytics which keeps a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site.
  • __utmc: A session cookie used by Google Analytics which logs when a visitor leaves this website.
  • __utmz: A persistent cookie used by Google Analytics which keeps track of where the visitor came from, search engine used, and other information related to this visit.

8.2 Blocking Cookies: Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. For example:

Internet Explorer: you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

Firefox: you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Google Chrome: Click on the “Tools” menu and select “Options”. Click the “Under the Bonnet” tab, locate the “Privacy” section and click the “Clear browsing data” button. Select “Delete cookies and other site data” to delete all cookies from the list.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.