Privacy Policy

Thompson Insurances Corporate & Personal Brokers

Privacy Statement

 
Norman Thompson Insurances Limited is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
 
It is the intention of this privacy statement to explain to you the information practices of Norman Thompson Insurances Limited in relation to the information we collect about you and others. 
 
For the purposes of the GDPR the data controller is:
 
Norman Thompson Insurances Limited -   Email:  dataprotection@nti.ie 
 
Please read this Statement carefully as this sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
 

1. Who are we?

 
Thompson Insurances are a fully independent Insurance broker providing cost effective and impartial solutions and advice to our clients through a wide range of local and European Insurance Markets and Specialist Underwriting Facilities. We provide commercial and personal insurance products, risk management and claims management services. 
 
Our Data Protection Officer / GDPR Owner and data protection representatives can be contacted directly here:
 
Name: Sinéad Reilly
Email: dataprotection@nti.ie 
Telephone: 353 1 481 7700
 

2. Purpose for processing your data

2.1 Why Norman Thompson Insurances Limited need to collect      
and store personal data?
 
In order for us to provide you with Insurance products, services and advice we need to collect personal data from time to time. In any event, we are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy. 
 
In terms of being contacted for marketing purposes Norman Thompson Insurances Limited would contact you for additional consent.
 
2.2 How will  Norman Thompson Insurances Limited use the 
personal data it collects about me? 
 
Norman Thompson Insurances Limited  will process (collect, store and use) the information you provide in a manner compatible with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will endeavour to keep your information accurate and up to date, and not keep it for longer than is necessary.
 
Norman Thompson Insurances Limited  are required to retain information in accordance with the law, such as information needed for Tax and Audit purposes. How long certain kinds of personal data should be kept may also be governed by specific business-sector requirements and agreed practices. Personal data may be held in addition to these periods depending on individual business needs.
 
2.3 Under what circumstances will Norman Thompson 
Insurances Limited contact me?
 
Our aim is not to be intrusive, and we undertake not to ask irrelevant or unnecessary questions. Moreover, the information you provide will be subject to rigorous measures and procedures to minimise the risk of unauthorised access or disclosure.
 
2.4 Why we are processing your data? Our legal basis.
     
Our reason and purpose for processing your personal data is:
We have your consent
 
We need to process your data to complete the performance of a contract 
where you, the data subject is a party  to Norman Thompson Insurances Limited .  In addition we may be require processing of data without consent in order to fulfil contractual obligations [such as bank details to process pre-agreed payments, postal address in order to supply products and services, etc.]. 
 
legal obligation that needs to meet
 
protect the vital interests of the data subject, including the protection of rights and freedoms
 
processing that is in the public interest
 
necessary for the legitimate interests of the data controller or third party, unless the processing is overridden by the vital interests, including rights and freedoms
 
National Law
 
2.5 Special Categories of personal data
 
If we collect any special categories of personal data (e.g. health, religious beliefs, racial, ethic origin – financial information is not classified as special categories of personal data) – we will ensure the below
we will obtain your explicit consent 
 
ensure the personal data is necessary for employment rights or obligations;
 
protect the vital interests of the data subject, including the protection of rights and freedoms;
 
necessary for the legitimate activities with appropriate safeguards;
 
personal data made public by the data subject;
 
legal claims;
 
substantial public interest;
 
preventive or occupational medicine, for the assessment of the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, provision of health or social care treatment, or management of health and social care systems and services, under the basis that appropriate contracts with health professionals and safeguards are in place;
 
public health, ensuring appropriate safeguards are in place for the protection of rights and freedoms of the data subject, or professional secrecy;
 
national laws in terms of processing genetic, biometric or health data.
 
2.6 Who are we sharing your data with?
 
We may pass your personal data on to third-party service providers contracted to  Norman Thompson Insurances Limited  in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfill the service they provide on your behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfil this service, they will dispose of the details in line with  Norman Thompson Insurances Limited procedures. If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party we will only do so once we have obtained your consent, unless we are legally required to do otherwise
If we transfer personal data to a third party or outside the EU we as the data controller will ensure the recipient (processor or another controller) has provided the appropriate safeguards and on condition that enforceable data subject rights and effective legal remedies for you the data subject are available.
 

3. Data Subjects Rights:

We, Norman Thompson Insurances Limited facilitate the data subject’s rights in line with the data protection policy and the subject access request procedure. This is available on request. 
 
3.1 Your rights as a data subject
 
At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal data, you, the data subject, have the following rights:
 
Right of access – you have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you.
Right of rectification – you have a right to correct data that we hold about you that is inaccurate or incomplete.
Right to be forgotten – in certain circumstances you can ask for the data we hold about you to be erased from our records.
Right to restriction of processing – where certain conditions apply to have a right to restrict the processing.
Right of portability – you have the right to have the data we hold about you transferred to another organisation.
Right to object – you have the right to object to certain types of processing such as direct marketing.
Right to object to automated processing, including profiling – you also have the right to be subject to the legal effects of automated processing or profiling.
Right to judicial review: in the event that  Norman Thompson Insurances Limited  refuses your request under rights of access, we will provide you with a reason as to why. You have the right to complain as outlined in clause 4.3 below.
All of the above requests will be forwarded on should there be a third party involved as we have indicated in the processing of your personal data.
 
 

4. Additional information we are providing you with to ensure we are transparent and fair with our processing

 
4.1 Retention of your personal data
Data will not be held for longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which they were obtained. Norman Thompson Insurances Limited will process personal data in accordance with our retention schedule. This retention schedule has been governed by our regulatory body The Central Bank Of Ireland and our internal governance.
 
4.2 Withdraw consent
 
If we are relying on your consent to process your data you can withdraw this at any time – this does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on your consent before its withdrawal.
 
4.3 Complaints
 
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by Norman Thompson Insurances Limited  (or third parties as described in 2.6 above), or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with the supervisory authority and Norman Thompson Insurances Limited ’s data protection representative Sinéad Reilly  Email dataprotection@nti.ie
 
4.4 Failure to provide further information if need see Art 12(e)
 
If we are collecting your data for a statutory requirement (payroll) or to fulfill a contract (life policy or motor insurance policy) and you cannot provide this data the consequences of this could mean the contract cannot be completed or details are incorrect.
4.5 Additional Processing 
If we intend to further process your personal data for a purpose other than for which the data was collected, we will provide this information prior to processing this data. 
 

5. Responsibilities

 
The Data Protection Officer/GDPR Owner is responsible for ensuring that the privacy notice(s) is correct and that mechanisms exist such as having the Privacy Notice(s) on Norman Thompson Insurances Limited website to make all data subjects aware of the contents of this notice prior Norman Thompson Insurances limited commencing the collection of their data. 
All staff that need to collect personal data are required to follow this procedure.
 
5.1 Questions Regarding the Privacy Statement and Conditions of Use
If you have any questions about our Privacy Statement and Conditions of Use, or any concern about privacy at the Norman Thompson Insurances Limited or the use of this Site in general, please contact us by e-mail at  dataprotection@nti.ie 
 
5.2 Under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) personal data is defined as: 
“any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person ('data subject'); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person”.
 

Thompson Insurances Life & Pensions

Privacy Statement

 
Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Ltd is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
 
It is the intention of this privacy statement to explain to you the information practices of Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Ltd in relation to the information we collect about you and others. 
 
For the purposes of the GDPR the data controller is:
 
Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited 
Email:   dataprotection@nti.ie 
 
Please read this Statement carefully as this sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
 

1. Who are we?

Thompson Insurances Life & Pensions are an Insurance and Financial broking house. We advise upon and arrange Assurance, Pension and Investment contracts for both commercial undertakings and personal clients using a wide range of Product Providers with who we hold agencies.
 
Our Data Protection Officer / GDPR Owner and data protection representatives can be contacted directly here:
 
Name: Norman Thompson
Email: dataprotection@nti.ie 
Telephone: 353 1 481 7700
 
 

2. Purpose for processing your data

2.1 Why Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited need to collect and store personal data?
 
In order for us to provide you with Assurance, Pension and Investment Product services and advice we need to collect personal data from time to time. In any event, we are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy. 
 
In terms of being contacted for marketing purposes Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Ltd would contact you for additional consent.
 
2.2 How will Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited use the personal data it collects about me? 
 
Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Ltd will process (collect, store and use) the information you provide in a manner compatible with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will endeavour to keep your information accurate and up to date, and not keep it for longer than is necessary.
 
Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Ltd are required to retain information in accordance with the law, such as information needed for Tax and Audit purposes. How long certain kinds of personal data should be kept may also be governed by specific business-sector requirements and agreed practices. Personal data may be held in addition to these periods depending on individual business needs.
 
2.3 Under what circumstances will Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited  contact me?
 
Our aim is not to be intrusive, and we undertake not to ask irrelevant or unnecessary questions. Moreover, the information you provide will be subject to rigorous measures and procedures to minimise the risk of unauthorised access or disclosure.
 
2.4 Why we are processing your data? Our legal basis.
     
Our reason and purpose for processing your personal data is:
We have your consent
 
We need to process your data to complete the performance of a contract 
where you, the data subject is a party  to Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited.  In addition we may be require processing of data without consent in order to fulfil contractual obligations [such as bank details to process pre-agreed payments, postal address in order to supply products and services, etc.]. 
 
legal obligation that needs to meet
 
protect the vital interests of the data subject, including the protection of rights and freedoms
 
processing that is in the public interest
 
necessary for the legitimate interests of the data controller or third party, unless the processing is overridden by the vital interests, including rights and freedoms
 
National Law
 
2.5 Special Categories of personal data
If we collect any special categories of personal data (e.g. health, religious beliefs, racial, ethic origin – financial information is not classified as special categories of personal data) – we will ensure the below
we will obtain your explicit consent 
 
ensure the personal data is necessary for employment rights or obligations;
 
protect the vital interests of the data subject, including the protection of rights and freedoms;
 
necessary for the legitimate activities with appropriate safeguards;
 
personal data made public by the data subject;
 
legal claims;
 
substantial public interest;
 
preventive or occupational medicine, for the assessment of the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, provision of health or social care treatment, or management of health and social care systems and services, under the basis that appropriate contracts with health professionals and safeguards are in place;
 
public health, ensuring appropriate safeguards are in place for the protection of rights and freedoms of the data subject, or professional secrecy;
 
national laws in terms of processing genetic, biometric or health data.
 
2.6 Who are we sharing your data with?
We may pass your personal data on to third-party service providers contracted to   Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfill the service they provide on your behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfil this service, they will dispose of the details in line with Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited’s procedures. If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party we will only do so once we have obtained your consent, unless we are legally required to do otherwise
If we transfer personal data to a third party or outside the EU we as the data controller will ensure the recipient (processor or another controller) has provided the appropriate safeguards and on condition that enforceable data subject rights and effective legal remedies for you the data subject are available.
 

3. Data Subjects Rights:

We, Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited facilitate the data subject’s rights in line with the data protection policy and the subject access request procedure. This is available on request. 
3.2 Your rights as a data subject
 
At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal data, you, the data subject, have the following rights:
 
Right of access – you have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you.
Right of rectification – you have a right to correct data that we hold about you that is inaccurate or incomplete.
Right to be forgotten – in certain circumstances you can ask for the data we hold about you to be erased from our records.
Right to restriction of processing – where certain conditions apply to have a right to restrict the processing.
Right of portability – you have the right to have the data we hold about you transferred to another organisation.
Right to object – you have the right to object to certain types of processing such as direct marketing.
Right to object to automated processing, including profiling – you also have the right to be subject to the legal effects of automated processing or profiling.
Right to judicial review: in the event that  Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited refuses your request under rights of access, we will provide you with a reason as to why. You have the right to complain as outlined in clause 4.3 below.
All of the above requests will be forwarded on should there be a third party involved as we have indicated in the processing of your personal data.
 

4. Additional information we are providing you with to ensure we are transparent and fair with our processing

 
4.1 Retention of your personal data
Data will not be held for longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which they were obtained. Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited will process personal data in accordance with our retention schedule. This retention schedule has been governed by our regulatory body The Central Bank Of Ireland and our internal governance.
 
4.2 Withdraw consent
 
If we are relying on your consent to process your data you can withdraw this at any time – this does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on your consent before its withdrawal.
 
4.3 Complaints
 
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited (or third parties as described in 2.6 above), or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with the supervisory authority and Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited’s data protection representatives; Norman Thompson  Email dataprotection@nti.ie 
 
4.4 Failure to provide further information if need see Art 12(e)
 
If we are collecting your data for a statutory requirement (payroll) or to fulfill a contract (life policy or motor insurance policy) and you cannot provide this data the consequences of this could mean the contract cannot be completed or details are incorrect.
 
4.5 Additional Processing 
If we intend to further process your personal data for a purpose other than for which the data was collected, we will provide this information prior to processing this data. 
 

5. Responsibilities

 
The Data Protection Officer/GDPR Owner is responsible for ensuring that the privacy notice(s) is correct and that mechanisms exist such as having the Privacy Notice(s) on Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited website to make all data subjects aware of the contents of this notice prior Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited commencing collection of their data. 
All staff that need to collect personal data are required to follow this procedure.
 
5.1 Questions Regarding the Privacy Statement and Conditions of Use
If you have any questions about our Privacy Statement and Conditions of Use, or any concern about privacy at the Norman Thompson Life & Pensions Limited or the use of this Site in general, please contact us by e-mail at  dataprotection@nti.ie 
 
 
5.2 Under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) personal data is defined as: 
“any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person ('data subject'); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person”.