Langdale Scaffolding Limited Data Privacy Statement

Terminology

Personal data is any information that could identify a person (data subject). Personal sensitive data relates to information concerning a data subject’s racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, trade union activities, physical or mental health, sexual life, or details of criminal offences.

A data subject is any identified or identifiable person whose personal data is processed by the data controller.

A data controller determines the purposes for data processing and the way personal data is processed.

Processing is any action or actions performed on personal data such as collection, organisation, storage, erasure or destruction.

Data Collection

Langdale Scaffolding Limited collects personal data that is required for services. Langdale Scaffolding Limited may be required to contact data subjects in support of services and therefore may collect contact details such as names, email addresses, telephone numbers and addresses. Langdale Scaffolding Limited collects any additional data received by email, letter, telephone, through langdalescaffolding.co.uk or by any other means of correspondence. Langdale Scaffolding Limited does not retain bank details belonging to data subjects.

Langdale Scaffolding Limited can store personal data obtained from social media interactions outside of social media platforms if correspondence regarding products and services is received; the information is then covered as outlined in this policy.

Personal data is not actively sourced externally however Langdale Scaffolding Limited may receive personal data from third parties such as subcontractors.

Ability to provide products and services may be affected if data subjects choose not to provide some or all of the aforementioned information to Langdale Scaffolding Limited.

Data Protection and Retention

Langdale Scaffolding Limited has security measures in place to protect personal data and access to personal data is restricted to employees of and authority figures within Langdale Scaffolding Limited. Personal data is not shared with third parties. There is also a Firewall (security software) in place to protect internal information from the internet.

Langdale Scaffolding Limited retains personal data for no longer than it is necessary for the purpose(s) for which it was provided; what this means in practice will vary between different types of data. Personal data retained by Langdale Scaffolding Limited can be reviewed at any time to determine whether it is still needed which can result in the destruction or archiving of personal data. Please be aware that companies can keep personal data for longer if kept for public interest archiving or statistical purposes.

Other Data Processing

Langdale Scaffolding Limited acts as a data controller by processing personal data. Processing must be with legitimate interest and compatible with the reason the data was originally collected.

Langdale Scaffolding Limited may use personal data to provide data subjects with requested products and services which can be in the form of contacting data subjects. Langdale Scaffolding Limited does not contact data subjects with marketing information.

Langdale Scaffolding Limited may be required to process personal data for investigating, detecting and reporting crime; to demonstrate compliance and to actively comply with industry standards and any laws and acts that may apply.

Google Analytics

When langdalescaffolding.co.uk is visited, a third party service called Google Analytics is used to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. This is to discover factors such as the number of visitors to various parts of the site. This information is processed in a way that does not identify anyone; Langdale Scaffolding Limited does not make, and does not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting langdalescaffolding.co.uk.

Cookies

Data may be obtained from cookies through langdalescaffolding.co.uk. These are small text files that are placed on a computer by visited websites; they are widely used to make websites work or work more efficiently. Cookies also enable delivery of more personalised content. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. Please note that in a few cases some website features may not function if cookies are removed from the browser.

External Websites

Langdalescaffolding.co.uk may contain links to external websites. Langdale Scaffolding Limited is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites and encourages visitors to read the privacy statements of every website that collects personal data.

Rights

Data subjects have the following rights regarding their personal data:

The right to be informed Data subjects have the right to clear, transparent and understandable information regarding their rights and how Langdale Scaffolding Limited uses their personal data. This is the purpose of providing data subjects and visitors to langdalescaffolding.co.uk with a privacy policy.

 

The right of access

 

Data subjects have the right to access the personal data that is being processed by Langdale Scaffolding Limited.

 

The right to rectification Data subjects are entitled to correct their personal data if it is inaccurate.

 

The right to be forgotten / erasure Data subjects are entitled to request the deletion of their personal data where there is no exigent reason for Langdale Scaffolding Limited to continue processing it. There are exceptions to erasure.

 

The right to restrict processing Data subjects have the right to put an end to the processing of their personal data in certain circumstances. Langdale Scaffolding Limited can continue to store personal data when processing is restricted but may not further process it.

 

The right of data portability Data subjects have the right to acquire and reuse their personal data in certain circumstances as well as the right to have their personal data directly transferred to third parties in certain circumstances.

 

The right to object Data subjects have the right to object to Langdale Scaffolding Limited processing their personal data for business interests, marketing purposes and related profiling.

 

The right to withdraw consent Data subjects who have given consent to Langdale Scaffolding Limited to process their personal data have the right to withdraw their consent at any time. Any processing of the data subject’s personal data up to that point is not unlawful.

 

The right to complain Data subjects have the right to make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office (the data protection authorities) if they believe their personal data has not been processed in compliance with data protection law.

Langdale Scaffolding Limited may occasionally update this policy therefore data subjects and visitors to langdalescaffolding.co.uk may want to check it each time personal data is provided. Please contact Julie Sedgemore at Langdale Scaffolding Limited to discuss personal data and the practise of rights. Contact details can be found at langdalescaffolding.co.uk/contact/.