For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is Hodgson Sealants (Holdings) Limited of Belprin Road, Beverley, East Yorkshire HU17 0LN.
Our nominated representative for the purpose of the Act is Rachael Best.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and doesn’t identify any individual.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. We use the following cookies:
These are cookies that are needed for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and see how visitors move around our site when they’re using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they’re looking for easily.
These are used to recognise you when you come back to our site. This enables us to store information about your preferences and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you’ve visited and the links you’ve followed. We’ll use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
Credit card details aren’t stored on our servers. They’re submitted directly to our payment processor, and we’ll continue the transaction based on their response. We don’t store any information from your card.
We do our best to maintain the accuracy of any personal information you do supply to us.
You can help update and maintain the accuracy of any personal information you supply by notifying us of any changes to your address, title or email address.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we’ll do our best to protect your personal data, we can’t guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site – any transmission is at your own risk. Once we’ve received your information, we’ll use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
We may also use your data to give you information about goods and services which we feel may be of interest to you. We may contact you about these by post or over the phone.
If you don’t want us to use your data in this way, please tick the relevant box at the payment screen.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We’ll usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking the relevant box on the payment screen. You can also exercise the right at any time by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we don’t accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
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