Oilradiators.co.uk Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Policy At Oilradiators.co.uk

Last updated 31 January 2023

 

  We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that your personal information is kept safe and secure. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we collect, how it is used, and how we protect it. 

Information Collection and Use

 We collect information from you when you visit our website, subscribe to our newsletter, or interact with us through our contact form. This information may include your name, email address, and any other personal information that you choose to provide. We use this information to respond to your inquiries, provide you with updates and offers, and to improve the content and functionality of our website. We may also use this information to personalize your experience on our site, and to better understand your preferences and interests. We do not sell or share your personal information with third parties, except as required by law

Affiliate Programs and Advertising

 We participate in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. We may also participate in other affiliate programs and advertising networks and may earn commissions from purchases made through links from our site.

 Cookies and Tracking Technologies

 We use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about your use of our website and to track the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. This information helps us to understand how our site is being used and how we can improve it. You can choose to disable cookies in your web browser, but this may impact your experience on our website.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

 Data Security 

  We take the protection of your personal information seriously and have implemented appropriate security measures to ensure its confidentiality and security. However, please be aware that no method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Legal Basis for Processing

We rely on your consent to process your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy. By using our website, you consent to the collection, use, and sharing of your personal data as described in this Privacy Policy.

Data Retention

We only retain personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected.

Data Subject Rights

You have the right to access, rectify, or delete your personal data, as well as the right to restrict or object to certain types of processing. You also have the right to data portability. To exercise these rights, please contact us at info@oilradiators.co.uk

Complaints

If you believe that your personal data is not being processed in compliance with this Privacy Policy or applicable law, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.

We take the protection of your personal information seriously and have implemented appropriate security measures to ensure its confidentiality and security. However, please be aware that no method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Web Sites

We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from the Service, nor the information or content contained therein. Please remember that when you use a link to go from the Service to another website, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. Your browsing and interaction on any other website, including those that have a link on our website, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies.

California Consumer Privacy Act – CCPA

 

Oilradiators.co.uk pays taxes annually to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in the United Kingdom. However, it’s open to global usage, and under US laws; We do not sell any client or consumer data to any third parties as defined under the CCPA

User Provided Informations

By emailing us, the content of your messages, your email address, and our responses will be retained by us.

Information Collected Automatically

While you use our Service, we use cookies and other tracking technologies to:

  • remember your username and password
  • analyze Service usage
  • personalize the Service to your preferences
  • control the advertising displayed by the Service

A persistent cookie remains on your computer after you close your browser, allowing it to be used again during future visits to the Service. You can delete persistent cookies by following the instructions in your web browser. Session cookies are temporary and disappear after you close your browser. You can configure your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent, although some Service features may not function properly without cookies.

We utilize Google Analytics for analyzing our website traffic in an aggregated and anonymous manner. Google Analytics drops a cookie (_ga) with a randomly generated ClientID in your browser during your session, which is anonymized and does not contain any personally identifiable information. We also share your IP address with Google Analytics. This information is used to track aggregated website behavior and to improve the user experience and assess site effectiveness.

We use these automated technologies to gather and analyze certain types of non-personal information, including:

  • information about the devices you use to access or interact with the Service, such as IP addresses, geolocation data, device IDs, and other information about your mobile phone or device, browser type and language
  • information about your interactions with the Service, such as referral pages, exit pages, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, time spent on pages, and similar data

We may also collect other data, such as search criteria and results.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

 

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

 We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our privacy practices. We will notify you of any material changes by posting the revised Privacy Policy on our website. Your continued use of our site constitutes your agreement to be bound by the terms of the revised Privacy Policy. 

 Contact Us

  If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@oilradiators.co.uk.

 Effective Date: 31 January 2023