Bellwood Prestbury is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy explains how we collect information from the bellwoodprestbury.com website (the “Site”), what we do with it, and whom we share it with. By using this site you agree with this privacy policy. Please take time to review this privacy policy carefully.

1. Personal information

We collect and use personal information in the following ways.

a) To carry out our obligations for any agreement you have with us

We will use your personal information, and may share your personal information with other third parties acting on our behalf, for one or more of the following purposes:

  • To analyse your insurance needs
  • To administrate or carry out our obligations for any agreement you have with us
  • To anticipate and resolve problems with our service

We may collect some sensitive personal information about you. For example:

  • Your physical or mental health or condition, or the physical or mental health or condition of members of your family or household; or any criminal offence or alleged criminal offence committed by you or members of your family or household

We will only use such sensitive personal information to:

  • Administrate or carry out our obligations for any agreement you have with us.

Where such sensitive personal information is about anyone other than you, you must get the explicit consent of that person before giving us the information.

If you are or have been a customer of ours then we may continue to process the information for carrying out our obligations in connection with any agreement you have with us. The requirement will continue for as long as the agreement exists and for a reasonable period of time afterwards as required under law.
 
It is a condition of using this website that you consent to us using your personal information in this way for the provision of an estimate or quote, the purchase of products available through this site and to administrate or carry out our obligations for any agreement you have with us

b) For marketing purposes

We collect and use personal information in one or more of the following ways:

  • Create and inform you of products or services that may better meet your needs; and/or
  • Conduct market research and tracking of sales data

Bellwood Prestbury will only use your personal information for marketing purposes with your consent. If you do not consent to us using your information for marketing purposes, please let us know.

If at any time after you have submitted your information to us, you wish us to stop using your information for any of these purposes; please contact us or email us at info@bellwoodprestbury.com

2. Non-personal information

We collect and use non-personal information in the following ways.

a) Internet Protocol (IP) addresses

When you visit our site, we log your IP address (the unique address which identifies your computer on the internet). We use IP addresses to collect broad geographic information on our site visitors. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information.

b) Cookies

This site, along with most other major websites, uses cookies, which are pieces of information that a website transfers to the cookie file on your computer's hard disk. Cookies may be used to record details of pages relating to particular products and services that you have visited on our site.
 
We use cookies to:

  • Collect generic usage statistics of our site
  • Control how often visitors see similar advertisements
  • Track visitor preferences
  • Improve and update our site

Cookies cannot look into your computer and obtain information about you or your family or read any material kept on your hard drive and cookies cannot be used to identify who you are.
 
The web-browsers of most computers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can set your web-browser to disable cookies or to inform you when a website is attempting to add a cookie. You can also delete cookies that have been added to your computer's cookie file.

The following is a table of cookies used on our website:

c) Web analytics

In order to develop our site in line with our customers’ needs, Bellwood Prestbury keeps a track on which pages on our website are visited most frequently and how long visitors spend on our site using web page tagging. We use this information to help improve the site.
 
We never gather other information from your disk or computer. We collect a copy of the data held by the cookie for inclusion in any analysis. We use full SSL protocols when monitoring activity on secure pages; this ensures that the site's security is not compromised. We encrypt all transmitted data (even from non-secure pages), so no-one else can read the information we gather.
 

Cookie TypeCookie Name Cookie Purpose
Session & Typo3 Content Management CookieSession & fe_typo_userWe use session cookies to record an individual users preferences that the user has specified, so that each time the user returns their preferences remain. Commonly this would be language settings, shopping carts, anything where you have indicated a preference. Where forms are used on the site, we hold the information in a session cookie so that we can improve the user experience on the site. Should a user, for example, forget to fill in parts of a form when submitting a form, we can auto-fill the values for those fields that have been filled in, thereby reducing the amount of fields a user needs to amend. This information is stored only in your browser and is destroyed once your browser is closed.
Google Analytics__utmz __utmc __utmb __utmaThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site for you. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.