When using the public portion of the Site you are not required to provide us with any personal information and we do not monitor or collect any personally identifiable information from you on your use of the public portions of the Site. We may track the number of users who visit areas of the Site, but this tracking will not identify you. We may also record the location of your computer on the Internet for systems administration and trouble shooting purposes and to report aggregate information.
If you register to use the password protected portions of the Site, we will ask you to provide us with certain up to date data about yourself which we will handle in accordance with the United Kingdom's Data Protection legislation. We maintain strict security standards and procedures with a view to preventing unauthorised access to your data by anyone, including our staff. We use leading technologies such as (but not limited to) data encryption, fire walls and server authentication to protect the security of your data. All our staff and any third parties hired to provide support services are required to observe our privacy standards and to allow us to audit them for compliance.
If you proceed to apply for cover by selecting a quotation offered to you, and provide payment details for verification by us, then you should be aware that we have taken steps to protect your confidential payment information from disclosure to third parties. However, please note that despite out best endeavours transactions over the internet may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission due to internet traffic, or incorrect data transmission due to the nature of the internet and matters outside our control.