If you visit our Web site to browse, read, or download information:
You can browse our Website without telling us who you are or revealing personal information about yourself. In this case our Web servers automatically collect and store: the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; the Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and our operating system; the date and time you access our site; and the Internet address of the site from which you linked directly to our site.
We may use your IP address to assist in correcting server problems and to administer our web site. Additionally, we may use this information for statistical purposes, such as determining user demographics for advertising purposes.
We may use this information only as anonymous aggregate data to determine the number of visitors to different sections of our site, to ensure the sites are working properly, and to help us make our site more useful. We do not use it to track or record information about individuals.
If you are browsing a "cookie" or tracking mechanism is used to help us measure the number of visits, time spent, pages viewed and other Web site statistics. This cookie, by itself does not reveal to us your e-mail address, or who you are. If you decide to request information or a rate quotation from Brown & Brown Insurance Agency of Virginia, Inc., we may collect additional information in order to properly respond to your request.
Cookies are small pieces of data stored by your internet browser on your computer's hard drive. They cannot be used to collect data from your hard drive, obtain your e-mail address or personal information about you. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to prevent cookies from being sent. Please note that when you block the acceptance of cookies you limit the functionality we can provide when you visit our site.
Insurance Quote and Information Request Forms
Our web site's insurance quote request forms and information request forms may require users to provide us with contact information (such as name, email and postal addresses), unique identifiers (such as Social Security Numbers), and demographic information (such as zip code and age).
Contact information from these forms is used to contact customers, when necessary. This data is necessary for the processing of, and future identification of, insurance quotes and confirmation of mailing addresses, and is used solely for those purposes. Information is never given or sold to third parties for any purpose.
Unique identifiers (such as Social Security Numbers) are collected from site visitors solely for the processing of an insurance quote. This information is never given or sold to third parties for any purpose.
Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. This data is also necessary for processing insurance quotes and is used solely for that purpose. This information is never given or sold to third parties for any purpose.
Security and protection of Information
This site may contain links to other sites not affiliated with Brown & Brown Insurance Agency of Virginia, Inc. and we will not be responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such non-affiliated linked web sites.