All the legal info is further down the page but we would like to assure all visitors to our site and all customers past, present and future that your privacy is of the utmost importance to us. No one wants their personal information getting into the wrong hands and as such we have and never will use any personal information you have provided to us for the purposes of unsolicited contact such as newsletters or marketing emails, we will never pass it on to another customer or supplier and we most defintely will never sell it on to a third party.|
We keep all online communication on a secure online server that is accessed through a password protected computer that only we have access too.
We keep paper records in the form of invoices for accounting purposes and the legal requirement to keep all documentation for a set number of years, these are kept in a secured locked room, again to which only we have access.
The only time we may use your data is if you have specifically asked us too (for example you have told us to contact you if we release a certain product) or if we have a legal obligation to release the information.
Parkside Electronics are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
For the purpose of the General Data Protction Regulations the data controller is Parkside Electronics of Unit 2E & 3J, Valley Mills, Southfield st, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 0LD, UK.
This policy only applies to our site. If you leave our site via a link or otherwise, you will be subject to the policy of that website provider. We have no control over that policy or the terms of the website and you should check their policy before continuing to access the site.
Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process the following data about you:
Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site www.parksiderailways.co.uk (our site).
If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
IP addresses and cookies
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual and we will not collect personal information in this way.
We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
To speed up your searches.
To recognise you when you return to our site.
Where we store your personal data
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us.
To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
To notify you about changes to our service.
Disclosure of your information
If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
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 do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Access to information
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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