THE LEGAL BITS
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All Avid Carp products are covered by intellectual property rights. Many products feature registered design rights and patents. All weights and specifications are approximate and may vary or be modified. The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Avid Carp and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
WHAT WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION WE GATHER
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons: Internal record keeping. We may use the information to improve our products and services. We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided. From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
This content of linked sites is outside the control of Avid Carp and whilst we've done our best to make sure it's suitable for you to visit, we remind you that we're not responsible for content on other websites.
Preston Innovations LTD., Stafford Park 12, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 3BJ.
How we use your information
This privacy notice tells you what to expect when Preston Innovations Limited collects personal information. It applies to information we collect about:
Visitors to our websites
When someone visits www.prestoninnovations.com we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns (Through Google Analytics). We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting either of our websites. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
We only collect data using cookies for a) Google Analytics, b) Social Media plug-ins.
This data is held annonymously, and often by Google or the relevant social media company.
Our website search is powered by our own engine. Search queries and results are logged anonymously to help us improve our website and search functionality. No user-specific data is collected by either Preston Innovations Limited or any third party.
We use our own bespoke system to deliver any company e-newsletters. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies.
People who email us
Any email sent to us, including any attachments, may be monitored and used by us for reasons of security and evidence if so required. Email monitoring or blocking software may also be used. Please be aware that you have a responsibility to ensure that any email you send to us is within the bounds of the law.
Job applicants, current and former Preston Innovations Limited employees
When individuals apply to work at Preston Innovations Limited, we will only use the information they supply to us to process their application. Where we want to disclose information to a third party, for example where we want to take up a reference or obtain a ‘disclosure’ from the Criminal Records Bureau we will not do so without informing them beforehand unless the disclosure is required by law.
Personal information about unsuccessful candidates will be held for 12 months after the recruitment exercise has been completed, it will then be destroyed or deleted.
Complaints or queries
Preston Innovations Limited tries to meet the highest standards when collecting and using personal information. For this reason, we take any complaints we receive about this very seriously. We encourage people to bring it to our attention if they think that our collection or use of information is unfair, misleading or inappropriate. We would also welcome any suggestions for improving our procedures.
This privacy notice was drafted with brevity and clarity in mind. It does not provide exhaustive detail of all aspects of Preston Innovations Limited’s collection and use of personal information. However, we are happy to provide any additional information or explanation needed. Any requests for this should be sent to the address below.
Access to personal information
Preston Innovations Limited tries to be as open as it can be in terms of giving people access to their personal information. Individuals can find out if we hold any personal information by making a ‘subject access request’ under the Data Protection Act 1998. If we do hold information about you we will:
- Give you a description of it;
- Tell you why we are holding it;
- Tell you who it could be disclosed to; and
- Let you have a copy of the information in an intelligible form.
- To make a request to Preston Innovations Limited for any personal information we may hold you need to put the request in writing addressing it to our Information Governance department, or writing to the address provided below.
If you agree, we will try to deal with your request informally, for example by providing you with the specific information you need over the telephone.
If we do hold information about you, you can ask us to correct any mistakes by, once again, contacting us.
Disclosure of personal information
We will not disclose personal data without consent.
Changes to this privacy notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 5 June 2014.
Part of the Preston Innovations LTD Group, Registered in England & Wales.
REGISTERED No.: 03318338
VAT no : GB 451765831
Registered office: Preston Innovations LTD, STAFFORD PARK 12, TELFORD. TF3 3BJ