- Keeping your data safe –
At the Electric Transport Shop we are committed to safeguarding and preserving the privacy of our visitors as required by the General Protection Regulation (GDPR).
We do update this Policy from time to time so please do review this Policy regularly.
Information We Collect
In running and maintaining our website we may collect and process the following data about you:
i. Information about your use of our site including details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access. Such information includes traffic data, location data and other communication data.
ii. Information provided voluntarily by you. When you register for information or make a purchase. We ask your first name, last name, E-mail, telephone and address. We need these to be able to communicate with you efficiently.
iii. Information that you provide when you communicate with us by any means.
We may gather information about your general internet use by using the cookie. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer and stored on the computer’s hard drive. Such information will not identify you personally. It is statistical data. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever
You can adjust the settings on your computer to decline any cookies if you wish. This can easily be done by activating the reject cookies setting on your computer.
Use of Your Data
We use the information that we collect from you to provide our services to you. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:
- To respond to your enquiries. For example, if you write to us, or email or telephone us, we may use the contact details that you have provided to respond to you. We will not use these for marketing purposes unless you give us your express consent. We may retain these details on our system in relation to your enquiry.
- To provide information to you relating to other products that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information.
- To inform you of any changes to our website, services or goods and products.
- To take payments due to us.
- To improve and personalise our services
- To host, administer, improve this website and/or for other purposes clearly stated on the page or other method in which you provide your information to us.
- To comply with our legal and regulatory obligations
Where your consent has been provided in advance we may allow selected third parties to use your data to enable them to provide you with information regarding unrelated goods and services which we believe may interest you. Where such consent has been provided it can be withdrawn by you at any time.
Storing Your Personal Data
In operating our website, it may become necessary to transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the European Union for processing and storing. By providing your personal data to us, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We do our upmost to process with compliance the applicable regulation that your data is preserved the security, integrity and confidentiality and stored securely like proposed by European Commission. All our staff has been given instructions, how to maintain data security. Regarding financial data (for instance, payments, repayments, etc.), it is retained for the period required under the applicable tax and accounting laws.
Unfortunately, the sending of information via the internet is not totally secure and on occasion such information can be intercepted. We cannot guarantee the security of data that you choose to send us electronically, sending such information is entirely at your own risk.
Confidentiality of your login ID and password
In accordance with the General Terms and Conditions of Use, you are responsible for the confidentiality of your login ID and your password to access our website. You undertake to keep this password secret and not disclose it to anyone. You must contact Us immediately in the event of theft, loss, misappropriation or unauthorised use of your login
ID or if you notice that your account has been used without your knowledge.
Disclosing Your Information
i. In the event that we sell any or all of our business to the buyer.
ii. Where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information.
iii. To prevention of crime, fraud, money laundering and for the tracing of debtors.
Third Party Links
Access to Information
In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 you have the right to access any information that we hold relating to you. As a security measure, we may require proof of your identity before we make any changes to your information or provide a copy of your information. Please note that we reserve the right to charge a fee of £10 to cover costs incurred by us in providing you with the information.