Privacy & Cookies
In line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May 2018 we have provided the following information about the personal data we collect from this website and how we store it:
What is personal data?
Any information that is related to a person, or that can be used directly or indirectly to identify that person including names, photographs, email addresses, posts on social network sites and IP address.
What personal data do we collect?
We collect information used for the day to day running of our business. Your data is never sold or shared with any 3rd party. We collect the information that you send to us via our contact form:
- Email address
- Telephone number
We collect information you share with us, so that we may provide services for you, this includes:
- Company information
- Company name
- Registration numbers
- Details of any services that you provide us with that you wish us to access on your behalf
If you are a customer of ours or have signed up for our Newsletter we may use your name and email address to send you a newsletter from time to time. If you no longer wish to receive this you can unsubscribe at any time.
What non-personal data do we collect?
We use Google Analytics to track visitors use across our website. The information collected may include: browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system, Internet service providers utilized and other similar information including IP address.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.