Protecting the Privacy of Information
Strict Security Measures
Premiere Bail Bonds’ takes security of information very seriously and has established security standards and procedures to prevent unauthorized access to customer information. In addition, Premiere Bail Bonds’ has policies and procedures to limit employee access to the information only to those employees with a business reason for accessing such information.
Why Premiere Bail Bonds Collects information
Premiere Bail Bonds collects information about you to:
- Accurately identify you
- Properly evaluate your request for a bond and
- Comply with certain laws and regulations
Information we collect
Premiere Bail Bonds may collect the following types of nonpublic personal information from you and outside sources:
- Data you provide on your application and other forms you provide Premiere Bail Bonds, such as name, address and occupation ;
- Your transactions with Premiere Bail Bonds , such as your account balance, payment history and claims history;
- Credit history from consumer reporting
Premiere Bail Bonds has established procedures so that the information we collect is accurate, current and complete. You have the right to access and request correction of recorded nonpublic personal information and may do so by referring to Premiere Bail Bonds’ Notice of Information Practices statement below. You should also be aware that information obtained from a report prepared by an insurance-support organization may be retained by the insurance support organization and disclosed to other persons.
Information We Share
Depending on the type of the relationship you have with Premiere Bail Bonds’ , we may share or disclose the information we collect from you, such as your claims history and payment history, with Premiere Bail Bonds’ affiliates, as well as with unaffiliated third parties, to the extent necessary to service you and your bond as completely as possible. Premiere Bail Bonds reserves the right to share all information we collect as this policy describes.
Under the law, Premiere Bail Bonds is permitted to share the identification information with its affiliates, as well as information related to the transaction and experiences we have with our customers. We also disclose information to complete transactions initiated by you when you request or authorize the disclosure, or if the disclosure is required by law. At times it is necessary to disclose information to enforce or apply the terms and conditions of any agreement we have with you and to protect the rights, property, or safety of Premiere Bail Bonds, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations, including governmental law enforcement authorities, to detect or prevent fraud, criminal activity, material misrepresentations or material nondisclosures in connection with insurance transactions.
We may also disclose the information we collect from you to nonaffiliated third parties, as permitted by law. For example, we may provide information to:
- Outside companies to perform services on our behalf, such as data analyses, bill payment and collection services;
- Government and administrative entities to respond to subpoenas, search warrants, orders and audits;
- Reinsurer and financial auditors;
- Another party, or its representative, involved in the purchase, sale or merger of all or part of Premiere Bail Bonds and its affiliates.
Whatever the reason for sharing information, we require strict confidentially by the receiving parties and limit the use of the information to the purpose for which it was disclosed. Premiere Bail Bonds’ will not sell your personal information to unaffiliated third parties, nor will it provide your personal information to third parties, doing business on Premiere Bail Bonds’ behalf, for their own marketing purposes.
If you end your relationship with Premiere Bail Bonds, we will adhere to the information policies and practices described in this policy.
Notice of Information Practices
In some circumstances, it may be necessary for Premiere Bail Bonds to collect additional information about you from third parties. For example, Premiere Bail Bonds may collect your credit history from consumer reporting firms.
In certain situations, in order to correctly underwrite your bond, it may be necessary for Premiere Bail Bonds, without your authorization, to disclose some of the personal or privileged information we collect about you from third parties. For example, in order to conduct our business we must exchange some information about you with our underwriters and claims representatives and with other insurance companies that may reinsure your bond or with whom you have had other insurance policies.
Of course, you have the right to have access to the information collected about you contained in our file, as well as the right to request that we correct, amend or delete information that you feel is incorrect. If we agree with you, we will correct our information and reconsider our decision. If we disagree, you may submit a brief statement explaining what you feel is the correct information. We will include your statement in our file.
You also have the right to a more detailed statement and description statement and description of Premiere Bail Bonds’ information practices. If you would like Premiere Bail Bonds to provide you with such a statement, please call us at 1-800-662-0056