Privacy

Danshell has a commitment to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy (along with our terms of use and any other documents referred to within it) sets out how any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be used or processed by the company.  It will also tell you about how we use Cookies and IP Addresses. It is important that you read the following carefully to ensure you understand our views and practices in relation to personal data and how it will be treated by the company.

The Data Protection Act 1998 ('the Act') and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 ("Regulations") are designed to protect individuals about whom information is entered and stored on computer and other systems. Accordingly, they lay down strict standards of accuracy, relevance and care of such data including how it may be divulged. Any data about individuals you enter onto our website directly or include in any message to us will be subject to the Act and Regulations and you are responsible for its accuracy and relevance and must have the authority to disclose it and for us to utilise it for the purposes of any arrangements concluded for or by you through this website. Utilising the data for such purposes may involve the transfer outside the European Economic Area of data which you have given to us. If you are in any doubt about any data please feel free to contact us with details of the problem first (see contact details below).

Under the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is:
Danshell Group
1 Manchester Square
London
W1U 3AB

Information That May Be Collected
We may collect and process the following data about you:

IP Addresses and Cookies
For system administration, we may collect information about your computer including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type. This statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns does not identify any single person use.

Cookie files which are stored on the hard drive of your computer may be used to obtain information about your general internet. These contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive and help us improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They can enable us to:

It is possible to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. If the setting is selected you may not be able to access certain parts of our site. Unless the browser setting is adjusted to refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to the site.

Storage of Personal Data
We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with the Act and Regulations as well as this privacy policy. While we will do our best to protect personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once information is received we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

Information Uses
Information given or obtained through your visit to this site may be held and used in the following ways:

We may also use users' data, or permit selected third parties to use users' data, to provide users with information about goods and services which may be of interest and we or they may contact users about these by post, telephone, or email.

Information Disclosure
If Danshell or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets. If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Danshell, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

User Rights
Users have the right to ask us not to process personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform users (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose information to any third party for such purposes. Users can exercise their right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect data. Users can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at:

Danshell Group
Gateway 1
Holgate Park Drive
York
YO26 4GL

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If a user follows 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.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy
Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.

Contact
Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to:

Danshell Group
Gateway 1
Holgate Park Drive
York
YO26 4GL