Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. will not collect any information on this website without your consent. No personal details will be disclosed to any other person or bodies other than for the purpose of confirming your quotation and/or cover with your selected insurance company. We will not contact you by e-mail or traditional mail other than for the purpose of offering you insurance or financial services. Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. complies with the General Data Protection Regulation Act 2018 (“GDPR”) and the Irish Data Protection Act 2018 with the collection, use and retention of information. We obtain two types of information about our on-line visitors: personal and non-personal information.
Please contact at us at [email protected] if you have any concerns about your personal data and / or have any inaccuracies to be corrected within the remit of GDPR.
This is data which includes personal data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address, user IP addresses in circumstances where they have not been deleted, telephone numbers, birth date, occupation, employer, membership details where applicable, nationality, full details of property to be insured, disabilities, diseases or medical conditions, convictions or prosecutions, previous insurance declinature or terms imposed by other insurers, claims history, driving experience, licence type, mileage, and billing information. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us.
The non-personal information we monitor includes areas of the web site visited, most popular parts of the web site, date and time of access, level of activity on the web site, host or service provider information and other general statistics.
Other Personal Information
This data includes telephone and image recordings for example CCTV images at our offices used only for security reasons and to help prevent fraud or crime.
We may also collect information about you from other parties for example on an insurance policy application, from credit rating agencies or other information publicly available such as social media sites.
We use your Personal Information to:
Generate quotations for the products which we offer and establish your eligibility for our products and services. To provide you with insurance broking and administration services (including securing quotations, arranging, managing and renewing insurance policies and processing claims) by Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. and its associated companies, agents and/or service providers for example financial services processing and recovering of debts owed to us; Prepare applications and proposals for the products which we offer. Send you offer for products, assuming you have given us your permission to do so by post, text message, e-mail, social media, fax or other means. Monitor and record our telephone conversations to improve customer service and for training and quality purposes Non-personal information gives us data about how our web site is used and it assists us in improving our web site and service. Any Sensitive Personal Data that we collect (such as details of your medical history or criminal convictions) will be used solely for providing you with insurance services.
We only share your information with a select number of individuals and companies and only as necessary for them to perform the services. Your Personal Information may be shared with any of the
- Insurance companies offering quotations through this site, Underwriting Agencies, Loss Adjusters, Loss Assessors and other Insurance Intermediaries whom Goggin Insurance Brokers has an Agency in place with
- Legal and regulatory bodies including binding requests from Central Bank and law enforcement agencies
- Other third parties to facilitate the transaction for example credit service providers, credit card issuers and I.T providers We may provide Non-Personal Data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our website (including social media – facebook and twitter). For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of community users of our website, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website.
Your information is stored on secure systems within Goggin Insurance Brokers in which virtually of our business interests are confined to the Republic of Ireland but we may transfer or allow the transfer of information about you to our service providers and other organisations outside of the European Economic Area (EEA).
Goggin Insurance Brokers’ intent is to strictly protect the security of your personal information and we have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy. Firewalls are used to block unauthorised traffic to the servers and the actual servers are located in a secure location which can only be accessed by authorised personnel. We also keep your information confidential. Our internal procedures cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information.
However, the Internet is not a secure medium and you should take into consideration that personal information may flow across networks with little or no security measure.
Site Technology or Cookies
We also record visits to our website and use browser cookies in order to monitor your progress through our site although we do not store your personal data in browser cookies. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive and enable us to provide features such as remembering your address. Cookies can be deleted from your hard drive if you wish. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your browser to prevent it from accepting them.
Right of Customers & Contact Details
By law, you are entitled to see a copy of any Personal Information about you which we hold. If you wish to obtain a copy of this information then please contact us by Email or write to us at
Goggin Insurance Brokers
E-mail: [email protected]
The length of time we hold data depends on a number of factors such as regulatory rules (set by authorities like the Central Bank), legal status and the type of financial product we provided to you. As a general rule, the period is six years after the date on which a transaction has completed or you cease to be a customer.
If you find that we hold Personal Information about you which are incorrect then we will make any necessary corrections.
At your request, we will delete any Personal Information about you which is held by us for the purposes of marketing thereby allowing you to opt out of receiving any further offers.
With regards to the above requests, we are obliged to respond without delay consequently in most cases we will respond within one month except in complex scenarios where there are a number of requests we may extend the period to two months and explain the reasons.
Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. employees, servants and agents, affiliates or other representatives and their respective parent and subsidiary companies, shall not be liable in respect of any claims, emergencies, demands, causes of action, damages, losses, expenses, including without limitation, reasonable legal fees and costs of proceedings arising out of or in connection with the use and/or dissemination of personal information relating to you in accordance with this privacy statement and your consents.
You should be aware that where you link to another website from the www.gib.ie website, that Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. has no control over that other website. Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. has no responsibility for the privacy practices of other websites.
Acceptance of this Policy
Goggin Insurance Brokers Ltd. reserves the right in its sole discretion to amend this privacy statement at any time, and you should regularly check this privacy statement for any amendments.