Instelec Electrical Contracting understand the importance of protecting your privacy in the online environment, and are committed to keeping your data and personal information as safe as possible. Our processes and data handling policies are in compliance with the UK’s Data Protection legislation.
Here we will explain what information we collect from you, how and why we collect it as well as the measures we are putting in place to keep it secure. This policy also contains important information on Cookies.
Last updated: 15th February 2017
The information we collect from you
We collect two types of information relating to customers and visitors to our site:
1. Personally identifying information: This is information about you personally, which can be used to identify you as an individual. This may include, but is not limited to, your name, address, telephone number and email address.
2. Non identifying information: This is information relating to your use of our site, but you cannot be personally identified from this information. This may include, but is not limited to, your IP address, browser type, operating system, number of pages visited and country of origin.
How we collect information
Personally identifying information is given to us freely and consensually for the purposes of providing a service. We collect this information when you order a product, sign up for a newsletter, make an enquiry by telephone or email or otherwise have cause to contact us of your own accord.
Non identifying information is collected from all visitors to our site, for the purposes of evaluation the usefulness of our service.
What we use this information for
We use your personally identifying information to provide you with a service. This may include sending you products, responding to a query and sending emails or newsletters to you.
Non identifying information is used to inform our development of our website and service and to improve the user experience in general.
We never sell, loan, disclose or rent our customers details to any third party for commercial reasons. We would only disclose your details to a third party if we are required by law to do so.
How we keep your data safe
We follow strict procedures and best practice guidelines when it comes to storing and protecting of your information. We have appropriate security measures in place to protect your data whilst it is in our possession.
Links from our site
We may place links to third party websites on our site. We are not in control of the privacy policies on these sites, and therefore ask you to use caution when visiting those sites. We recommend that you review those third party policies before submitting any information to them.
– What are cookies?
Cookies are small files which are placed on your device by websites that you are visiting. Most websites use some form of cookies in order to improve the user experience and to make the website more efficient for the visitor. Cookies may be used to remember your login details, save your shopping basket or simply to provide the site owner with information about your visit.
– Cookies we use
– Third party cookies
– Controlling cookies
For more information, visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains further information on cookies and how to control them.