Website Usage Agreement Terms and Conditions
WEBSITE USAGE AGREEMENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS
and conditions under which CFC’s website is offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions.
The information on these pages is intended to be accurate at the time
posted. It is for general informational purposes only. Because of the nature of
this information, it may not be applicable in your area or current at the time
you read it. Before purchasing or selling any insurance product in reliance on
this information, please verify applicability. This is not an offer or
solicitation to sell insurance, nor is it a representation or guarantee of any
specific type or price of a product or service, not all of which are available
in every area. Click here for state Licensing
Information for each insurance subsidiary or choose Find an Agency to see if products are
marketed in a specific location. Additionally, none of the information
contained at this site is intended, or should be construed, as an offer to
sell, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, any securities of Cincinnati
Financial Corporation. The information on this site may change without prior
"The Cincinnati Insurance Companies" and "Cincinnati" refer to
member companies of our insurer group providing property and casualty coverages
through The Cincinnati Insurance Company or one of its wholly owned
subsidiaries – The Cincinnati Indemnity Company, The Cincinnati Casualty
Company or The Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Company – and
life and disability income insurance and annuities through The Cincinnati Life
Insurance Company. Not all subsidiaries operate in all states. Each insurer has
sole financial responsibility for its own products. Cincinnati Financial
Corporation and subsidiaries are located at 6200 S Gilmore Road, Fairfield, OH
45014-5141. For information, quotes, policy service or coverage availability, please contact your
local independent agent. For other matters, please send mail to P.O. Box
145496, Cincinnati, OH 45250-5496. Not all of Cincinnati’s products or services
are available in every area. Insurance terms and limits vary by jurisdiction.
Descriptions of coverage on these pages are limited by the terms, conditions,
definitions and exclusions of Cincinnati’s policies. Coverage descriptions and
product information are not representations of the law. They are not intended
to constitute legal, accounting or financial advice. Statements regarding
potential liability responsibility are based on general common law tort
principles and/or standard statutes, both of which can be very fact-specific
and vary by jurisdiction. The general information given here may not apply in
Hyperlinks Are Not Endorsements
When you activate one or more of the hyperlinks provided in this site, you
are leaving the website of CFC and entering the website of another
organization. These external websites are not maintained by CFC and contain
information created, published or otherwise posted by organizations and
entities independent of CFC. CFC does not approve, endorse or certify any
products, services or information contained in the websites of any other
organizations. CFC is not responsible for the content, accuracy, legality,
safety, security, functionality, timeliness, reliability, fitness for any
particular purpose, merchantability or privacy of any such website or
Selected pages of the Investors area of CFC’s website are maintained on the
servers of independent service providers. Some links in this area lead to
resources and information provided by third-party data providers. While CFC
monitors this content, it has no control over the information and is in no
manner responsible for information labeled as provided by third-party data
Copyrights and Trademarks; Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Copyright © 2017 Cincinnati Financial Corporation. All rights reserved. The
contents of all material available on this website are copyrighted by CFC
unless otherwise indicated. All rights are reserved by CFC, and content may not
be reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, published, or transferred in any form
or by any means, except with the prior written permission of CFC. Copyright
infringement is a violation of federal law subject to criminal and civil
Benefit Access Account, CFCNet, CinciBill, CinciBond, CinciBridge,
CinciExpress, CinciLink, CinciPak, CinciPlus, CinciPrint, CinciSafe,
Cinci$mart, CinciSource, CinciView, e-CLAS, Executive Classic, Executive
Homeowner Policy, iView, QuickGlass, Surety Made Simple, WinCPP, XC, and XC+
are registered and unregistered trademarks of The Cincinnati Insurance Company.
A bridge design mark, CFC Investment Company (word and design marks),
Cincinnati Financial Corporation (word and design marks), CSU Producer
Resources Inc. (word and design marks), The Cincinnati Casualty Company (word
and design marks), The Cincinnati Indemnity Company (word and design marks),
The Cincinnati Insurance Companies (word and design marks), The Cincinnati
Insurance Company (word and design marks), The Cincinnati Life Insurance
Company (word and design marks), and The Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters
Insurance Company (word and design marks) are registered and unregistered
trademarks of Cincinnati Financial Corporation. All other brand and product
names that appear throughout this website are trademarks, registered trademarks
or service marks of their respective holders.
Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”), notifications of
claimed copyright infringement should be sent to the website’s designated
agent. CFC has adopted a procedure for submission of claims of copyright
infringement, as described herein. Please note that any submissions or
attempted notifications which fail to comply with these procedures may not, in
our sole discretion, be considered sufficient notice and may not be deemed to
confer upon CFC actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which
infringing material or acts are evidenced.
CFC respects the intellectual property of third parties, and we expect
visitors to our website to do the same. CFC will investigate notices of alleged
infringement of third party copyrighted material and take appropriate action
under the DMCA. Such action may include disabling access to portions of our
website which include infringing material or removing such infringing material
from our website altogether.
If you believe your copyrighted material has been used on our website in a
manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the
- A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed.
- The location on our website where the copyrighted work identified in item
#1 is found.
Specifically, a complete URL or URLs in the case of multiple works, must be
- Your name, email address, phone number, and mailing address, or any other
additional information which will allow us to contact you.
- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the copyrighted
material identified is being used in a manner that is not authorized by the
copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement by you, under penalty of perjury, that the notification is
accurate, and that you are either the copyright owner or the authorized
representative of the copyright owner.
- Your physical or electronic signature attesting to items #4 and #5.
Please note that we will not use the personally identifiable information
contained in your response to item #3 for any purpose other than to process,
investigate, and respond to your DMCA notification. Our Designated Agent for
notice of claims of infringement on the website is accessible through email at:
email@example.com. Please use
“DMCA Notification” in the subject of your email.
Not Legal Advice
Content contained on or made available through this website is not intended
to and does not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is
formed. The accuracy, completeness, adequacy or currency of the content is not
warranted or guaranteed. Your use of information on the website or materials
linked from the website is at your own risk.
Errors and Corrections
CFC does not represent or warrant that this website or the content will be
error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that defects will
be corrected or that it will always be accessible. CFC does not warrant or
represent that the content available on or through this website will be
correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable. CFC may make improvements
and/or changes to its features, functionality or content at any time.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
This website is provided on an "as is” basis. CFC expressly disclaims
all warranties, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a
particular purpose and non-infringement. Provider disclaims all responsibility
for any loss, injury, claim, liability or damage of any kind resulting from,
arising out of or any way related to (a) any errors in or omissions from this
website and the content, including but not limited to technical inaccuracies
and typographical errors, (b) any third-party websites or content therein
directly or indirectly accessed through links in this website, including but
not limited to any errors in or omissions, (c) the unavailability of the
website or any portion of it, (d) your use of this website, or (e) your use of
any equipment or software in connection with the website. CFC shall not be
liable for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting
from your use of the website. Provider shall not be liable for any special,
direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages of
any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees) in any way
due to, resulting from, or arising in connection with the use of or inability
to use the website or the content.
The Internet is an unsecure medium. CFC does not assume any responsibility
for any harm, loss, or damage you may experience or incur by the sending of
personal or confidential information over the Internet to or by CFC or its
information collected on our website.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid, void or
unenforceable, that provision will be considered severable from the remaining
provisions, and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and
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platform sponsored by CFC, its subsidiaries and affiliates
(collectively hereinafter “CFC”).
sponsored by CFC (“Site”), and are in addition to CFC’s general terms and conditions of our
website (“Terms”). This Site not only contains information that CFC
created, but also information that its vendors create and its registered users
post. By using any Site, you are accepting and agreeing to these Terms.
Communications made through CFC-sponsored social media platforms do not
constitute an offer or solicitation to sell insurance, nor is it a
representation or guarantee of any specific type or price of a product or
service, not all of which are available in every area; or legal or official
notice to CFC, or any associate of CFC, for any purpose; or.
Information provided on a Site is strictly for educational and information
purposes only. Information posted on a Site, whether by CFC or other users, is
nothing more than an exchange of general information and ideas. Under no
circumstance is information on any Site intended to, nor shall it, provide any
professional advice, be it risk management, legal or financial, as each
situation or circumstance is unique and requires its own analysis and
Engagement Guidelines – In General
While CFC encourages meaningful exchange of ideas on any Site, we expect
users of a Site to abide by all of the engagement guidelines contained in this
section. When using a Site, you agree to:
- Be respectful to other users;
- Not post someone else’s or your confidential or private information,
including insurance policy or financial information (such as policy number,
payment, contact, claim information, account or credit card details or
information that identifies or could identify an individual personally);
- Not post advertising, promotional or other type of solicitation to other
authorized users of a Site, unless in certain areas of a Site where such
posting may be specifically authorized;
- Not take any action that would disrupt or interfere with the normal use of
a Site by other authorized users;
- Not post material that contains the copyrights, trademarks and other
intellectual properties of others, unless you have secured their
- Not sublicense, transfer or otherwise make available any content on a Site
to any third party for commercial purposes or financial gain or use the content
in any other media or in any other location other than as permitted on a
- Not post content that is defamatory, insulting, discriminatory, abusive,
obscene, profane or demeaning;
- Not post any audio or visual content that features any individual unless
you have such individual’s permission;
- Not register as or on behalf of anyone else, impersonate anyone else, seek
to take on a false identity, or misrepresent yourself, your identity or your
- Not post material or links to a site that contain viruses or malicious
- Use a Site only for lawful purposes and not to upload any unlawful content
or in any other way use a Site so as to violate any applicable laws.
Engagement Guidelines – Blog
We gladly welcome comments and dialogue related to our blog. Please note that we aren’t able to
reply to claims or service issues through our blog. CFC blogs are written by a
variety of employees at different levels and positions in the company, so you
can expect many viewpoints. Please keep in mind that this is a moderated blog.
As such, we reserve the right to review all comments, prior to posting, to
ensure the engagement guidelines are met. Please excuse any delay that may
Here are a couple of things you should know about our blog engagement:
Remember that this blog is a public forum Be careful not to share
your private personal or policy information. CFC does not provide customer
service through our blog. If you need to get in touch with us about an
individual situation, the safest way to reach us is through one of our
independent agents or via our Contact Us page.
Please be respectful and understand that to keep our blog a safe
place for everyone, we will not post any comments that include private personal
information, profanity, solicitations, objectionable or inappropriate content,
or content that is derogatory to other people, agencies or companies. Anonymous
comments will not be posted. Because we operate in a highly regulated industry,
we may also, at our discretion, need to refrain from posting comments for a
variety of reasons. As such, CFC must reserve its right to amend or change
these guidelines at any time.
Comments from readers of our blog are solely attributable to and
represent the views of the commenter only. Such comments do not represent
the views, positions or strategies of CFC or its leadership, and are not
adopted or endorsed by CFC. CFC does not represent or guarantee the
truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any comments posted on our blog.
Please note that we cannot accept comments from individuals under the age of
This website includes links to external websites. These links are
provided only to assist users in locating additional information. CFC is not
responsible for any of the content of these external websites. Also, some
external links may be to websites that offer commercial services. The inclusion
of a link to an external website should not be understood as an endorsement by
CFC of that website or their products or services.
There is a place for customer service-related questions, complaints,
concerns or ideas from customers. If you are a customer and have a customer
service comment, complaint, concern or idea, we encourage you to use our
traditional customer service channels to ensure that
we can respond in a timely manner. Please note that any customer service posts
published on a CFC page by customers may be removed when discovered. As always,
if you would like to comment about customer service or any other issue you can
visit our Contact Us page.
We reserve the right to remove content posted to our blog that
violates these guidelines. Because we operate in a highly regulated industry,
we may also, at our discretion, need to refrain from posting comments for a
variety of reasons. As such, CFC must reserve its right to amend or change
these guidelines at any time.
As one of the most trusted companies in the country, we want to be honest
and transparent in our communication. Our guiding principle is the Golden Rule:
“treat others as you would like to be treated.” It’s a simple rule and it has
served us well. As such, we trust that you’ll do the same. While you’re on our
Facebook page, we ask
that you follow a few simple guidelines when contributing:
- Don’t do anything that breaks the law.
- Be respectful, even if you disagree. Name calling, profanity, fighting
words, discriminatory epithets, sexual harassment, bullying, threats of
violence or the like, will not be tolerated.
- Stay on topic. Keep the conversation relevant to the community and
contribute to the dialogue. We reserve the right to remove off-topic, out of
context, spam or promotional postings.
- Keep it real. All wall postings should come from a real person and Facebook
profile. Postings from fake or anonymous profiles will be deleted when
- We reserve the right to remove content posted to Facebook that violates
these guidelines. Because we operate in a highly regulated industry, we may
also, at our discretion, need to refrain from posting comments for a variety of
reasons. As such, Cincinnati must reserve its right to amend or change these
guidelines at any time.
- We monitor this page and may communicate and address conversations as
needed. Some of these discussions may require an outside communication avenue.
Cincinnati reserves the right to delete, modify or share content posted by
Our official Cincinnati Insurance Company page is hosted by LinkedIn and
bound by the LinkedIn user agreement and
Third-Party or User Content
Any party other than CFC must identify itself when providing content to any
Site. Content posted by users, including but not limited to, bloggers, on a
Site is not reviewed or verified by CFC for accuracy or completeness and may
not represent the opinions or ideals of CFC. CFC does not warrant the accuracy
or completeness of any statements or claims posted; any information displayed,
uploaded, downloaded or distributed through a Site by any user or any other
person or entity; and is not responsible for and does not endorse any user
provided content. CFC hereby disclaims responsibility and liability for any
content and opinions expressed by others on any Site including but not limited
to, content or opinions regarding any products or services mentioned on a Site.
CFC hereby disclaims liability for any damages or losses, direct or indirect,
that may result from use of or reliance on information contained on a Site.
Tweeting or re-tweeting a post on any Site whether by users or CFC shall not
implicitly or explicitly endorse or approve such post.
Information posted on a Site is in the public domain. If you post
information on a Site, you do so at your own risk. You are solely responsible
for the content that you post. By posting content on a Site, you warrant that
you have permission to post the content on such Site.
By providing information or materials to a Site (other than personal
an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free license to
use, publish, reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, transmit and
use such information and materials for any purpose, in any manner and in any
media, without consideration paid to you, including without limitation,
disclosing any such information and materials as necessary to satisfy any law,
regulation, or governmental request. CFC shall not be subject to any
obligations of confidentiality regarding any information or materials that you
specifically agreed or required by law. By virtue of your posting, you hereby
grant CFC permission to track your comments as necessary.
We may monitor the Sites but we are not obligated to police them. In our
sole discretion, we may refuse, move or remove any user content submitted to a
Site and we may terminate, limit, block or suspend any user’s access to all or
any part of a Site at any time and for any reason whatsoever, without notice or
liability, including without limitation, your breach to this Agreement. We may
also change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the services provided on a
Site at any time without any notice or liability, including the availability of
any feature, blog, data base or content.
Limitation of Liability
CFC is not responsible or liable for the conduct of any person who uses a
Site or your reliance on the information from any Site. Your use of any Site is
at your own risk. CFC specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in
contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct,
indirect, incidental, consequential, or special damages arising out of or in
any way connected with access to, use of or reliance on any Site (even if CFC
or a CFC representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages) or
that arise in connection with mistakes or omissions in, or delays in
transmission of, information to or from the user, interruptions in
telecommunications connections to a Site or viruses that may infect your
computer equipment or other property, whether caused in whole or in part by
negligence, acts of God, telecommunications failure, theft or destruction of,
or unauthorized access to a Site. This limitation of liability may be different
in connection with specific products and services offered by CFC. Some states
do not allow the limitation of liability, so the foregoing limitation may not
apply to you.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold CFC, its affiliates and
subsidiaries, and its and their officers, directors, shareholders, employees,
consultants, agents and other representatives harmless from and against any and
all claims, damages, losses, demands, liabilities, costs (including reasonable
attorneys’ fees) and other expenses that arise directly or indirectly out of or
from (a) your breach of this agreement, including any violation of the Terms
and Conditions; (b) any allegation that any content or other materials you
submit to us or transmit to the Sites infringe or otherwise violate the
copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property or other
rights of any third party; and/or (c) your activities in connection with the
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