Blagrove Underwriting Agency

Privacy Statement

Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd (BUA) Website Mission

The mission of Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd is to furnish visitors, suppliers and clients with the most current product and company information and present it in a manner that best benefits their needs. The Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd website may be accessed by all Internet users on a 24/7 basis.

Interruptions and Omissions in Service

Whilst we try to ensure that the standard of this website remains high and to maintain the continuity of it, the Internet is not an inherently stable medium, and errors, omissions, interruptions of service and delays may occur at any time. We do not accept any liability arising from any such errors, omissions, interruptions or delays or any ongoing obligation or responsibility to operate this website (or any particular part of it) or to provide the service offered on this website. We may vary the specification of this website from time to time without notice.

What are Cookies and Why do We Use Them?

Cookies are ways of saving a small amount of personal information. We only use them to save your user name or password to allow easy access to our website. We advise you not to use cookies if your computer is shared by other people.

Information Submitted by You

We will process any data which you provide in completing the online registration or application forms and any further forms containing company and personal details which you complete or provide to us when using this website in accordance with UK data protection legislation.

Executive Privacy Statement

BUA is committed to making sure you can trust us with your personal information. This Privacy Statement applies to personal information provided to us, both by you or by others on your behalf. It sets out our key principles and provides an overview of how we make sure this happens. Our commitments to you are:

  • We’ll only collect information that is needed to provide our services to you.
  • We’ll make sure that we use and share your personal information fairly and in a way you’d expect.
  • We’ll tell you how we use your information whenever we collect it, so you can make an informed decision.
  • We’ll keep your information up to date when you tell us about changes.
  • We’ll make it easy for you to exercise your rights.
  • We won’t hold your information for any longer than we need.
  • We’ll take appropriate measures to protect your information.

BUA ensures all staff are aware of what they need to do to meet the above commitments through our Group Data Policy and associated training.

How is this Data Safeguarded?

The security of your data is extremely important to us. Access to your company and your personal data is only provided to our staff. We only pass information about you or your company to third parties where necessary to fulfil our obligations to you.

What are Your rights?

  • Access - You have the right to find out what personal information we hold about you.
  • Rectification - If any of your details are incorrect or incomplete, you can ask us to correct them for you.
  • Erasure - You can ask us to delete your personal information in some cases.
  • Object - If you have concerns about how we’re using your information for analysis, you have the right to object.
  • Restriction - You have the right to restrict the use of your information in some circumstances.
  • Data portability - you can ask us to send an electronic copy of some of your information, either to you or to another organisation.

Your Use of Our Website

You may only use this website for lawful purposes when seeking information. You must not under any circumstances seek to undermine the security of the website or any information submitted to or available through it. In particular, but without limitation, you must not seek to access, alter or delete any information to which you do not have authorised access, seek to overload the system via spamming or flooding, take any action or use any device, routine or software to crash, delay, damage or otherwise interfere with the operation of this website or attempt to decipher, disassemble or modify any of the software, coding or information comprised in the website.

Information on Our Website

Whilst we make every effort to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and complete, some of the information is supplied to us by third parties and we are not able to check the accuracy or completeness of that information. We do not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in any of the information on our website or any liability in respect of information on our website supplied by you, any other website user or any other person.

Right to complain to the supervisory authority

If you’re unhappy with how we’re using your information, you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office. We’d encourage you to contact us first, so we can help with your concerns. The Information Commissioner’s Office can be contacted at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Choice of Law and Jurisdiction

The use of this website and any agreements entered into through this website are to be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. The courts of England are to have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute arising out of or in connection with the use of this website or any agreement made through this website.

Terminology

Data - information which is being processed by equipment operating automatically in response to instructions given for that purpose, is recorded with the intention that it should be processed by means of such equipment, is recorded as part of a relevant filing system or with the intention that it should form part of a relevant filing system or forms part of an accessible record.

Data Protection Acts 1984 and 1998 - these are the Acts of Parliament which set out principles relating to the use of data to ensure that the rights of the person who is the subject of the data are protected under the law.

Personal data - data which relates to a living individual who can be identified from those data, or from those data and other information which is in the possession of, or is likely to come into the possession of, Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd.

Privacy policy - this is a statement by Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd which explains the ways that we try to protect our users’ privacy.

Third Parties - these are companies and people other than Blagrove Underwriting Agency Ltd and the group of companies of which it is part.

Users - people who use our website and register their details with us for the purposes of commenting about our website, gain more information and general business use.