Use of Information

When you use our website, we collect certain information about you. We also collect information about you from messages you send to us, and from other third parties.

The information collected will be used to send you any information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you. In respect of any job vacancy, we will use the information collected to assess your suitability for the role or any other role that we have open. We may provide your information to other companies in our group if we believe that your skills better match their needs than ours.

We may share aggregate information on the use of our website with third parties, but this will not include information that identifies you. We engage third parties to process data on our behalf.

If our business enters into a joint venture with, or is sold to, or merges with, another entity, we may disclose your information to the new partners or owners.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to help analyze how users use the site. The tool uses "cookies," which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors' use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for Shaw Carpets.

We will never (and will not allow any third party to) use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any Personally Identifiable Information of visitors to our site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any Personally Identifiable Information from any source, unless you explicitly submit that information via a fill-in form on our website.

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For more information about Google Analytics, view their terms of service here:

http://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/tos.html

ExpressionEngine

Our website uses a CMS which anonymously tracks the users movement around the site to allow us to improve the overall experience. No personal information is stored.

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Your Rights

In addition to the company’s safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the provisions of the Data Protection Act. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you.

Policy Changes

Any changes to this policy will be posted here.

Other web sites

Our web site may contain links to other web sites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Statement. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Contact

All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your data are welcomed and should be addressed to enquiries@swintontechnology.com or to 01653 698 844.

Swinton House,
Hertford Way,
York Road Business Park,
MALTON,
YO17 6YG,
North Yorkshire,
United Kingdom,
Company Registration No. 4236146.