Stewart Morrison Insurance and the insurance industry have a solid track record of respecting your right to privacy and safeguarding your personal information.
As a result of federal legislation, we've further strengthened our privacy commitment by informing you of why and how we collect, use and disclose your personal information in a manner that a reasonable person would consider appropriate in the circumstances.
Personal information is information that identifies you as an individual client and relates specifically to you.
Depending on the purpose(s) for which we need to collect it, we may ask for the following personal information about you including:
We may obtain this information from:
When you first become a client or whenever you acquire or renew a product from us, we need to collect some of your personal information. Common purposes for which we collect your personal information are to:
For many of the purposes identified above, we will need to share your personal information with others in order to serve your needs. These other parties commonly include:
We may obtain your express consent or we may determine that consent has been implied by the circumstances.
There are also legal exceptions in which we will not need to obtain your consent or explain the purposes for collection, use or disclosure of your personal information. For example, this could apply when there is an emergency situation, or if it is necessary for your protection or ours.
Please contact our Privacy Officer at the address below if you:
Stewart Morrison Insurance is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Stewart Morrison Insurance website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Stewart Morrison Insurance website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Stewart Morrison Insurance collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Stewart Morrison Insurance also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postal code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Stewart Morrison Insurance. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Stewart Morrison Insurance for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Stewart Morrison Insurance website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Stewart Morrison Insurance public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Stewart Morrison Insurance does not read any of your private online communications.
Stewart Morrison Insurance encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Stewart Morrison Insurance so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Stewart Morrison Insurance is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Stewart Morrison Insurance and Stewart Morrison Insurance family of websites.
Stewart Morrison Insurance collects and uses your personal information to operate the Stewart Morrison Insurance website and deliver the services you have requested. Stewart Morrison Insurance also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Stewart Morrison Insurance and its affiliates. Stewart Morrison Insurance may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Stewart Morrison Insurance does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Stewart Morrison Insurance may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Stewart Morrison Insurance may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Stewart Morrison Insurance, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Stewart Morrison Insurance does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Stewart Morrison Insurance keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Stewart Morrison Insurance, in order to determine what Stewart Morrison Insurance services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Stewart Morrison Insurance to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Stewart Morrison Insurance websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Stewart Morrison Insurance or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Stewart Morrison Insurance; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Stewart Morrison Insurance, or the public.