Cookie policy

COOKIE POLICY

This cookie policy applies to the URLs msamlin.com, amlin.co.uk and amlin.com (the “MS Amlin Sites”, each an “MS Amlin Site”) owned or managed by or on behalf of MS Amlin plc and its directly and indirectly held companies (“MS Amlin”, “we”, “our”).

Please read the terms of this cookie policy carefully as it explains how MS Amlin uses any personal information that we collect or receive about you when you access or use the MS Amlin Sites. By accessing or using the MS Amlin Sites you agree that we collect your personal data as set out in this cookie policy.

USE OF COOKIES

MS Amlin Sites may use cookies (text files placed on your computer) to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve the MS Amlin Sites. Where our cookies collect personal information about you, we will use that information only for the purposes described in this cookie policy and only where we have an appropriate legal basis to do so. In relation to the purposes described in this cookie policy, our use of your personal information is in our legitimate interest as a commercial organisation.

The cookies we use on the MS Amlin Sites are classified as either functionality cookies, or performance cookies.

Functionality cookies allow our site to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

Performance cookies cookies collect information about how visitors use our site, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our site works.

The cookies that are used on the MS Amlin Sites, and the purposes for which they are used, are described in the table below:

Cookie Name or ID

Cookie Type

Purpose of the Cookie

Data held by the Cookie

Cookie Expiry Date

cookie_consent

Functionality

This cookie is used to remember that consent has been given to set cookies.

No data is held by this cookie.

Two years from set/update.

__utma

Performance

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine unique visitors to this website.

  • Unique identifier for this website
  • Unique identifier for your device
  • Timestamp for the first visit to this website
  • Timestamp for the previous visit
  • Timestamp for the current visit
  • Number of sessions started

Two years from set/update.

__utmb

Performance

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to establish and continue a user session with this website.

  • Unique identifier for this website
  • Number of page views in current session
  • Timestamp of current session time

30 minutes from set/update.

__utmc

Performance

This cookie is set by Google Analytics but is no longer used.

  • Unique identifier for this website

At the end of the device session.

__utmz

Performance

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns and page navigation within this website.

  • Unique identifier for this website
  • Timestamp when cookie was set
  • Session number
  • Campaign number
  • Campaign source
  • Campaign name
  • Campaign medium
  • Last keyword used to find this website.

Six months from set/update.


YOU MAY REFUSE THE USE OF COOKIES. However, if you do this you may lose some useful functionality such as personalisation and "keep me signed in" and "remember me" features. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

For more detailed information about how and why we use your information, including your rights in relation to your personal data, please go to www.msamlin.com/en/site-services/data-privacy-notice.html. 

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

MS Amlin Sites uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website operators analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the MS Amlin Sites (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the MS Amlin Sites, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

SHARING TOOLS

MS Amlin Sites use sharing tools. Sharing tools allow you to share content through social networks such as Facebook or Twitter. When you use one of these buttons, the social networking site may place a cookie on your computer. This would be a third-party cookie set by the social networking site. If you have any questions about the use of these third-party cookies, you should check the relevant social networking site's cookie policy.