General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation, a new privacy law that regulates the processing of personal data relating to individuals in the European Union. It gives you control over the data that organisations have about you and how they market to you.
GDPR strengthens the rights that individuals have regarding their personal data and seeks to unify data protection laws across Europe.
We will not rent or sell or share your email with any third party, and we never have. In some cases, we may place a cookie on your side to enable us to better understand who is visiting our sites and how they use them.
We don’t serve ads to our site visitors using any third-party tools. When we run ads on Facebook, LinkedIn or Google, we may use audience data to serve you and people like you ads based on your visits to our sites.
What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you complete the contact us form on our site, place an order, share your details on the phone, fill out a form or request a callback.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
We store most of our data concerning any enquires, products, and services you use and information about you, your business and projects e.g. names, phone numbers, email addresses and physical addresses. This information is also used with our other internal systems used for billing, quoting and invoicing.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
· To personalise your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
· To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
· To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
· To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
· To send periodic emails. The email address you provide for, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Database to be only accessed by those authorised with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
How is your personal data collected?
We use different methods to collect data from and about you, including through direct interaction with you, via technical data collected through our website by using cookies or similar technology or from third parties or public sources. This includes:
Financial and transaction data from you or from providers of technical, payment and delivery services within the United Kingdom.
Identity and contact data from you or from publicly available sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Register based inside the United Kingdom.
Service providers acting as processors who provide consultancy services, outsourcing services, IT and system administration services in the United Kingdom.
Professional advisers acting as processors including lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers who provide consultancy, banking, legal, insurance and accounting services within the United Kingdom.
HM Revenue & Customs, regulators and other authorities such as regulatory bodies acting as processors or joint controllers based in the United Kingdom who require reporting of processing activities in certain circumstances.
Special Categories of Personal Data
We do not collect special categories of personal data. This includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data. We do not collect any information about criminal convictions and offences. Where there is an exception to this for example in the context of recruitment or in the course of employment separate privacy notices will be provided in respect of our handling of personal data.
If you fail to provide personal data where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with goods or services). In this case, we may have to cancel a product or service you have with us but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.
Your duty to inform us of changes
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Construct it Consulting Limited is the controller and responsible for your personal data (collectively referred to as "we", "us" or "our") in this privacy notice. We have appointed a data privacy manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. Please do not hesitate to make contact and we will direct your queries to our appointed manager.
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.