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PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy sets out how Amalgam Modelmaking Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Amalgam Modelmaking Ltd when you use this website.

Amalgam Modelmaking Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Amalgam Modelmaking Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 25th May 2018.

WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When submitting a form on this website, the submitted data is sent to us. We use this data to contact you in relation to your enquiry. Access to data we collect is limited to the members of our staff who require that data to perform their duties.  The information we collect is your name, email address, telephone number, and any other personal information that you choose to provide to us when you complete our online contact form or otherwise make contact with us

WHAT WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION WE GATHER

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • To maintain our relationship with you whilst you are customer
  • For invoicing, processing payments, account set up and maintenance
  • To communicate with you, including to respond to information requests/enquiries submitted and/or to obtain your feedback on our products and services
  • For records keeping, statistical analysis, internal record keeping and research purposes.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • To make improvements to our website
  • To obtain credit references, credit checks and for debt collection
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new services, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

SECURITY

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

COOKIE POLICY

Cookies are a feature of web browsers that allow web servers to temporarily store information within your browser. We use cookies to allow various bits of functionality for the site, such as gathering anonymous statistics through Google Analytics which helps us improve the site over time.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Our cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information, but without them we will not be unable to offer you a personalised service, and some elements of the site may not function correctly.

The following are a list of cookies we use on this website and their purpose:

GOOGLE ANALYTICS:

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Google’s Privacy policy relating to these Cookies is available here: https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

WORDPRESS

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If you engage in the Blog and begin to comment will be set such that the information you type in is stored for next time you comment.

ADDTHIS

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The __atuvc cookie is created and read by the AddThis functionality in the site in order to make sure that you see the updated count for number of shares if you share a page and return to it before our share count cache is updated. No data from that cookie is sent back to AddThis.

COOKIES FROM THE ADDTHIS SITE

Since we use social functionality from AddThis.com, the AddThis site is able to set a number of cookies on your computer – we are not responsible for these cookies, however information on the Privacy policy for AddThis can be read here https://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy

At the time of writing this policy the following cookies appear to be set, and we include our current understanding of their use:

uid / uit – These cookies are for storing login ID and login time on the AddThis website.

psc – AddThis describe this cookie as a view counter cookie, it increments in number for every time you view the AddThis functionality on any site.

ucv – stores the count that the user should see on the page temporarily while AddThis update their cache

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

CONTROLLING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION – YOUR RIGHTS

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information.

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at info@amalgam-models.co.uk

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

 

You may correct or update your personal information at any time by emailing us at info@amalgam-models.co.uk. Please include your name, address and email address when you contact us as this helps us to ensure that we accept amendments only from the correct person. We encourage you to promptly update your personal information if it changes.

We will securely retain your information for as long as is reasonably necessary and in accordance with applicable law. If you wish to submit a request that your data be deleted, please write to us at the below address.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

We may share your data with third parties (a) if we are under a legal or regulatory duty to do so, (b) if it is necessary to do so to enforce our terms and conditions or other contractual rights, (c) to lawfully assist the police or security services with the prevention and detection of crime or terrorist activity, (d) where such disclosure is necessary to protect the safety or security of any persons, and/or (e) otherwise as permitted under applicable law.

In all instances where we disclose your information to third parties, we will ensure that your information is appropriately protected.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held please write to:

Amalgam Modelmaking Limited
The Old Sorting Office
Eastfield Road
Cotham
Bristol
BS6 6AB

 

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to us at the above address or email us at info@amalgam-models.co.uk as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

HOW TO MAKE A COMPLAINT

If you have a complaint regarding any aspect of your personal data or this privacy policy, please write to us at the above address. If you are still not satisfied with the outcome of your complaint you may also complain to the Information Commissioner, all contact details are available on the Information Commissioner‘s Website: ico.org.uk