Acorn International Network Pte Ltd (ACORN) is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This Policy explains how we use the information we collect about you, how you can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information and procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy. It applies to any personal information you provide to Acorn and, subject to local law, any personal information we collect from other sources.
The Internet is not a secure medium, hence we have implemented various security measures described in this policy.
Firewalls are used to block unauthorised traffic to our servers and our servers are located in a secured location accessible only by authorised personnel. Your information is kept strictly confidential. Our stringent internal procedures cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information on a need to basis.
Acorn, neither control nor will it be held liable for the activities of any third party, such as ISPs, web-hosting companies, search engines, portals, telecommunication companies etc. which may play a part in you reaching our website. You may wish to check the privacy policies of these companies independently.
Physical records, where collected, are used only in the context of its purpose. Such records, if stored, are kept in secured storage facilities either within our premises or in outsourced secured premises of which such outsourced privacy policies will apply. Access is limited to personnel who need such data in the course of their work. Where data are not required to be kept under statutory requirements, these are properly shredded and disposed of.
Use and Disclosure
Acorn uses your personal information to offer and administer our products and services including insurance broking, claims management and risk management consulting. With your consent, we may also use this information for additional purposes.
We disclose personal information to business partners and service providers that are necessary to provide and administer our products and services. Furthermore, if required, we may disclose personal information to respond to government official requests, to prevent physical harm or in the event of a merger/acquisition.