Depending on your relationship with us, you may receive other privacy notices from us providing additional detail about our privacy practices.
The types of personal information we collect and share depends on the product or service you have with us. This information can include the following:
Personal information does not include:
We may process personal information for certain legitimate or lawful purposes in some or all of the following ways:
We may use your personal information in the following ways:
We use and share your personal information with affiliated and non-affiliated third parties for the purposes of underwriting insurance, administering your policy or claim and other purposes as permitted by law.
We may disclose personal information about you to the following types of third parties:
We restrict access to personal information about our customers/claimants to those individuals who need to know that information to provide products and services to our customers/claimants or as permitted by law. We train our employees to safeguard personal information. We maintain reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to guard your personal information in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
Do Not Track signals: We do not support this at this time. This practice may be revised in the future.
We protect the confidentiality of your Social Security number by reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards as required by law.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors, including children under the age of 13. Our products, services, and website are not intended for use by minors.
This website may contain links to other third-party websites. If you follow a link to any of those third-party websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies or processing of your personal information.
Under state law, under certain circumstances, you have the right to access and request correction, amendment or deletion of your personal information that we have collected from or about you. To do so, contact your agent, or contact us at email@example.com, or call (800) 874-8742, or write to Universal Fire & Casualty Insurance Company, 2121 Airport Road, Waterford, MI 48327.
For further information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (800) 874-8742, or write to Universal Fire & Casualty Insurance Company, 2121 Airport Road, Waterford, MI 48327.
The categories of personal information we have collected from consumers within the last twelve (12) months includes the following:
|Category||Description||COLLECTED? YES / NO|
|Identifiers||Your name, mailing and email address(es), telephone number, date of birth, gender, marital or family status, identification numbers issued by government bodies or agencies (i.e., Social Security number or FEIN, driver’s license or other license number), or other similar identifiers.||YES|
|Personal Information categories listed in the California Customer Records Statute (Cal. Civ. Code 1798.83(e)(7))||A name, signature, Social Security number, physical characteristics or description, address, telephone number, driver’s license or state identification card number, insurance policy number, education, employment, employment history, bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information, medical information, or health insurance information. Some personal information included in this category may overlap with other categories.||YES|
|Protected classification characteristics under California or federal law||Age (40 years or older), race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, religion or creed, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, sex (including gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy or childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, veteran or military status, genetic information (including familial genetic information).||NO|
|Commercial Information||Your policy coverage, claims, premiums and payment history from your dealings with us, our affiliates, or others. Your financial history form other insurance companies, financial organizations or consumer reporting agencies.||YES|
|Biometric information||Your medical history and records.||YES|
|Internet or other similar network activity||Browsing history, search history, information on a consumer’s interaction with a website, application, or advertisement.||YES|
|Geolocation data||Physical location or movements.||NO|
|Sensory Data||Audio, electronic, visual, or similar information.||NO|
|Professional or employment-related information||Current or past job history or performance evaluations. For recruitment purposes, this includes information you or your recruitment agency supply in relation to your candidacy (e.g. your CV, application form) pre-offer, and background checks (administered by a third party) post-offer.||YES|
|Non-public education information (per the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. Section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99))||Education records directly related to a student maintained by an educational institution or party acting on its behalf, such as grades, transcripts, class lists, student schedules, student identification codes, student financial information, or student disciplinary records.||NO|
|Other personal information required in order for us to provide products and services you have requested.||YES|
Information excluded from the CCPA’s scope, includes but not limited to:
Sales of Personal Information
Your Rights and Choices
The CCPA provides consumers (California residents) with specific rights regarding their personal information. This section describes your CCPA rights and explains how to exercise those rights.
Access to Specific Information and Data Portability Rights
You have the right to request that we disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your personal information over the past 12 months.
Deletion Request Rights
You have the right to request that we delete any of your personal information that we collected from you and retained, subject to certain exceptions.
Exercising Access, Data Portability, and Deletion Rights
To exercise the access, data portability, and deletion rights described above, please submit a verifiable consumer request to us by either:
Only you, or someone legally authorized to act on your behalf, may make a verifiable consumer request related to your personal information. You may also make a verifiable consumer request on behalf of your minor child.
You, or your authorized agent, may only make a verifiable consumer request for access or data portability twice within a 12-month period. The verifiable consumer request must:
We will only use personal information provided in a verifiable consumer request to verify the requestor’s identity or authority to make the request.
Personal Information Sales Opt-Out and Opt-In Rights
We do not and will not sell your personal information. Also, we do not sell the personal information of consumers we actually know are less than 16 years of age, unless we receive affirmative authorization (the “right to opt-in”) from either the consumer who is between 13 and 16 years of age, or the parent or guardian of a consumer less than 13 years of age. Consumers who opt-in to personal information sales may opt-out of future sales at any time.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights, unless permitted by the CCPA.
Other California Privacy Rights
California’s “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email or write to the address listed below.