PRIVACY POLICY - DATA PROTECTION

Seico Insurance & Mortgages Ltd. consider the protection of your personal data to be of the utmost importance. This privacy policy outlines how your information will be handled and how it will be used once collected.

We use personal information about you to:
provide you with a quotation,
administer your policy if you buy one,
maintain and improve the services we provide to you.

Some of the information we ask you to provide may be sensitive. For example, with car insurance you may need to give us information about your physical health and the physical health of other people who will be insured to drive your car. We also need to know about any motoring offences that you or other people who will be insured to drive your car may have. This type of sensitive data will only be used for the specific purpose for which it is provided.

We will:
process your information in accordance with your rights under the Data Protection Act 1998, use reasonable endeavours to ensure that information about you is accurate and kept up to date.

We will not:
hold more information about you than is required for the purposes for which it is being collected/processed, keep your information for longer than is necessary, or as required by law.

In addition, your information may be disclosed to:
the police in response to a request,
other bodies in response to legislative/court orders.

You should also be aware that:
to help prevent fraudulent claims, insurers exchange information with other insurers through various databases,
to help detect people who break the law by not having motor insurance, insurers will supply details of your motor insurance to a database that can be accessed by the police and other insurers.

Before we ask you to supply personal information on-line, you will be given the opportunity to indicate whether you accept the terms of our privacy policy. If you do not wish to supply us with information on-line in order to obtain a quotation, you can call us on 0800 083 8898 to discuss the information we will require to hold about you.

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Seico Insurance & Mortgages Ltd. Insurance Group is registered under the Data Protection Act 1988, reference Z9966352. Company's House Registration No:3098749