At Sintons we are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our users. We take your privacy very seriously and it is important to us that you can use and enjoy our website without having to compromise your privacy in any way. Sintons is registered under the Data Protection Act 1998.
The purpose of this policy is to explain how Sintons will use and process your personal data. You do not have to give us any personal information in order to use most of this website. However, if you wish to contact us you will need to provide certain information on the Enquiries Form.
What information do we collect?
Sintons is the sole owner of the information collected on this website. We do not sell, share or transfer this information except as set out in this statement.
The type of information which we collect about you includes your:
- contact address
- telephone number
- fax number
- email address
- date of birth
We will not collect sensitive information about you (for example relating to racial origin or political beliefs) without your express consent.
How is the information used?
We use your information to improve our marketing, for administration and to provide legal services. We will show the information you provide to such of our employees as need to see it.
We also use information in aggregated information (where no individual user is identified). This information may include:
- the URL which you came from
- the URL you next go to
- what browser you are using
- your IP address
This information is used for market research and to customise our site content. We believe that this allows us to monitor and improve our site and tailor it to better meet our users requirements.
We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Who do we share the information with?
We will not disclose information we keep about you to any third parties except that we reserve the right to disclose personal information to:
any law enforcement agency requesting if in connection with the commission of an offence;
comply with applicable laws and lawful government and/or regulatory requests;
protect our systems and ourselves; and/or
operate our systems properly
How do we safeguard your personal data?
Sintons uses industry standard safeguards to protect the confidentiality or your personal data such as encryption keys and firewalls.
Your personal information will be held securely in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Our security systems mean that we may request proof of identity before we are able to disclose information to you.
How can you correct any inaccuracies?
We are committed to ensuring that the information which we hold about you, is accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please notify us if you find any inaccuracies providing us with sufficient information to identify you, so that any errors can be corrected.
You agree to keep your data accurate and up to date and promptly to send us any new or revised personal data.
You warrant and undertake to us that all of the details you supply to us are true and accurate.