Overview – Personal information is any information that identifies you or your personal accounts. Personal information may include the following: (1) a first and last name; (2) A home or other physical address, including street name and name of a city or town; (3) An e-mail address; (4) A telephone number; (5) A social security number; (6) Any other identifier that permits the physical or online contacting of a specific individual; (7) Information concerning a user that the Web site or online service collects online from the user and maintains in personally identifiable form in combination with an identifier listed above.
As a general principle, Hames & Co. will not automatically collect personal information (such as your name, telephone number or email address) from visitors to this site. Personal information is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted by you. We may collect certain non-personal information to optimize our web pages (e.g., identify the type of internet browser you are using, the operating system of your computer, your IP address or the address of your internet service provider). We may use such non-personal information for internal purposes, including but not limited to improving your access to and the content of this site.
We will ask for your name, email address, and preferred contact information when you fill out an information request form on the Contact Us portion of the page. This information is used for a variety of business purposes, including contacting you, regulatory compliance, and to upgrade web site advertising and product content to better serve you and your insurance needs.
Any personal information stored in our computers is protected from unauthorized access by secure firewall and/or computer encryption. Hames & Co. will not sell or disclose your personal information to any non-affiliated third parties for marketing purposes. In addition, we hold our employees and business partners to strict standards when collecting, reviewing or working with your personal information. In certain circumstances it may be necessary to disclose user information in order to identify, contact or bring legal action against persons causing injury to or interfering with your rights, our rights, or the rights of other users of this site and our services. No such disclosure will be made, however, unless Hames & Co. believes in good faith that such disclosure is required by law.
External Links – Hames & Co. has established business relationships with third-parties that may allow visitors to link directly to sites operated by these third-parties. Third-parties may also have links established on their sites allowing you to connect directly to Hames & Co. Such links are provided and intended solely for the user’s convenience and are not maintained by or under the control of. Links to or from a third-party site do not constitute the sponsorship, endorsement or approval by Hames & Co. of the content, policies or practices of such sites. You should check the privacy policies of any site you visit.
Changing, Correcting or Removing Personal Information – If you would like to change or correct any personal information you have provided to us, or request that we remove personal information from our records, you may do so by sending your request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.