Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia are appointed by
insurance companies or their authorized agents to assist in
obtaining information that is necessary to assess the insurance
company's claims. The information gathered is then used to
enable the insurers to make decisions within the policy conditions.
Assessments may be delayed, and/or the claims possibly not
paid if this information cannot be supplied to the insurance
companies. In agreement with the Privacy Act 1988 and its
recent amendments, Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia
are committed to respecting your right to privacy and protecting
your personal information.
Your personal information
Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia, in the process
of assessing claims, may find it necessary to obtain and record
personal details. This is for the purpose of correctly identifying
the policy involved, the policy holder, and the cause of damage
to goods under assessment.
- Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia will only collect
information necessary for your claim. For example, details
of property, circumstances, cause of loss and resultant
- Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia will only use
or disclose information about you for the purpose that you
gave us the information or where a lawful exception applies.
- Personal information is stored securely and only authorised
staff are permitted to access that information.
- Fusion and machinery Surveyors Australia will be fair
in the way we collect information about you
- Fusion and Machinery surveyors Australia will, as a general
rule, collect personal information directly from you. In
the event we collect information about you from another
party, we will take necessary steps to ensure that you are
aware that we have done this.
- Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia will ensure
that information collected about you is accurate when we
collect, use or disclose it
- Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia will be honest
with you about the type of personal information we hold
and what we do with it. Whenever possible, Fusion and Machinery
Surveyors Australia will let you see the information we
hold about you and correct it if it is wrong
Who to contact regarding your privacy information
In most cases, on request, you can access your personal
information held by Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia.
Alternatively if you have any privacy concerns, or are unhappy
with the way Fusion and Machinery Surveyors Australia has
handled your personal information, please contact Fusion and
Machinery Surveyors Australia Privacy Officer, firstname.lastname@example.org