When you come to our website, we log your current Internet address (this is usually a temporary address assigned by your Internet service provider when you log in), the type of operating system you are using, and the type of browser software used. In addition, we may keep track of what portions of the web site you are visiting. We aggregate this information to help us create a better experience for users of our web site. For example: we may upgrade those parts of the web site that are heavily visited or optimize the web site to work more efficiently with certain operating systems. This is all done without our knowing your name or other personal identifying information. When you visit our website you are anonymous, unless you chose to identify yourself to us.
You are not required to provide us with personal information to use our web site, unless expressly stated. For example, certain features may require you to submit some personal information in order for those features to function as designed. Such information might include name, address, E-mail address, and phone number. Other information you submit, you do at your own free will with the knowledge that we will use this information to attempt to solicit you for insurance purposes.
If you do choose to provide us with personal information, you can be assured that such information is kept secured and only accessible to the agents and representatives of Integra Insurance Group, Inc. We may use anything we know about you to help us serve you better. We may use it, and disclose it to our affiliates and non-affiliated insurance companies, for any purpose allowed by law. For instance, we may use your information, and disclose it to others, in order to:
Other reasons we may disclose what we know about you include:
When we disclose information to others to perform business services for you, they are required to take appropriate steps to protect this information. And they may use the information only for the purposes of performing those business services.
We may use what we know about you in order to offer you our other products and services. We may share your information with other companies to help us. Here are our other rules on using your information to market products and services:
Generally, we will let you review what we know about you if you ask us in writing. (Because of its legal sensitivity, we will not show you anything that we learned in connection with a claim or lawsuit.) If you tell us that what we know about you is incorrect, we will review it. If we agree with you, we will correct our records. If we do not agree with you, you may tell us in writing, and we will include your statement when we give your information to anyone outside Integra Insurance Group, Inc.
A cookie is a small piece of information that a web site sends to your computer, which is stored in a file on your hard drive. The next time you visit our web site, we may use the information stored in your cookie file to facilitate your use of our web site. For example, we may use your cookie file to store a password so that you do not have to input it every time you move to a different section of a password protected portion of our web site. A cookie does not tell us your individual identity unless you have chosen to provide it to us. Most cookies expire after a defined period of time, or you can delete your cookie file at any time you choose. In addition, you can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie so that you can decide whether to accept or reject it.
A web bug (or web beacon) is a tiny graphical image that is typically on a web page. Somewhat like a cookie, a web bug can tell us information such as what kind of browser is being used and what time of day this page was accessed. Some web bugs can include information such as your IP address. Some technologies will notify you of the presence of web bugs, but browsers typically do not notify you of them.
Integra Insurance Group, Inc. uses NO encryption (data scrambling) on our web site or outgoing or incoming email. When you are on any web site or utilize email and you submit confidential information (your social security number or a bank or credit card account number, for example), you should check to see if the information that is being transmitted is encrypted in order to increase the security of your information. If you decide to send confidential information and are concerned about the security of a web site or email, then you should consider sending it by phone or by regular mail instead. INTEGRA INSURANCE GROUP, INC. SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT MAY ARISE FROM THE THEFT OF YOUR INFORMATION FROM OUR WEBSITE BY HACKERS, WEB TROLLERS OR THEIVES THAT OBTAIN YOUR INFORMATION BEFORE IT REACHES OUR AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES CUSTODY AND CONTROL.
At the Integra Insurance Group, Inc. web site, we make no active effort to collect personal information from children under the age of 18. We believe that children who do wish to submit information to Integra Insurance Group, Inc. should have permission from their parent or legal guardian.
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please contact us at: privacy [at] iigroupinc [dot] com.