This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act) and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR), the data controller is DesignInn Ltd.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 & General Data Protection Regulations 2016 (GDPR). We are registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office.
Any questions, comments or requests regarding this policy are welcomed and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process the following data about you:
* Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website. This includes information provided at the time of posting material or requesting information on services. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our site.
* If you contact us by any means with queries, complaints etc., we may keep a record of that correspondence.
* When you engage with us on social media.
* We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research and quality control purposes, although you do not have to respond to them.
* Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own admin purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.
IP address and Cookies
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type/version, for system administration, security and user experience optimisation purposes. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your preferences by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
* To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
* To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
* To recognise you when you return to our site.
* To track our website’s reach and engagement on social networking sites.
Please note that we also use third-party cookies (e.g. Google Analytics), over which we have no control.
Grounds of processing
In technical legal terms we process personal data provided while using our website (or calling our office with an enquiry) under the ground of “legitimate interests” and “consent”. DesignInn Ltd legitimate business interest is the supply of web design and digital marketing services and the marketing of our business. The purpose of this processing is to enable to respond to your queries with regards to our services (received over the phone and/or through our website), to inform you about additional services that we think might interest you and to ask for your feedback on our services/performance etc.
Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
* To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
* To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes.
* To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us or for due diligence purposes before entering into a contract.
* To allow you to participate in surveys or interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
* To notify you about changes to our service.
We do not sell, rent or trade your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your consent. We will give you the chance to refuse any marketing e-mail from us or from another trader in all e-communications, but if you wish for to unsubscribe or exercise your right to be forgotten at any time, please email email@example.com.
Collection, transfer and disclosure of your information
DesignInn Ltd gathers and processes personal data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulations 2016. We only distribute your data within DesignInn Ltd.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties only under the following circumstances:
* In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
* If DesignInn Ltd or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its clients will be one of the transferred assets.
Rights of Data Subjects
In addition to imposing various duties upon data controllers the Data Protection Act & GDPR provide individuals (data subjects) with certain rights. The purpose of doing so is to empower and enable users to check what data relating to them is being held and what is being done with it. These rights come with responsibilities, it is not granted to subjects so that they may make enquiries out of idle curiosity but rather so that they can check what data is being processed on them and how accurate that data is.
The rights of data subjects are as follows:
* The right to establish the existence of personal data;
* The right of access;
* The right of objection (unsubscribe);
* The right to be forgotten (deleted);
* The right of rectification;
* The right to complain.
Should you have any issues, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Personal data is stored for varying lengths depending on the nature and purpose for which it was collected. We store personal data in line with any applicable statutory minimum periods, and then review it periodically (usually annually) to ensure it is still necessary to be retained for the purpose for which it was collected.
The documents and related graphics published on www.designinn.co.uk may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information herein. DesignInn Ltd may make improvements and/or changes to the information and services described herein at any time. In no event shall DesignInn Ltd be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use of information available on www.designinn.co.uk.
The entire content of this website (www.kdweb.co.uk) is copyright of DesignInn Ltd that retains all rights in respect of any or all of the material. The contents of this website may be printed for personal informational use as long as the Copyright notices are also reproduced. The content may not be re-distributed, re-sold, reproduced, stored in a retrievable system or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical, for photocopying, recording or otherwise, without prior permission of DesignInn Ltd. Any infringements will be rigorously pursued.
Links to third party sites
This site www.designinn.co.uk includes links that will allow you to leave the site. These linked sites are not under the control of DesignInn Ltd and we are not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. KD WEB is providing these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement by DesignInn Ltd of any site.
Use of this site means you agree to the terms and conditions of use of this website, which constitutes a contract governed by English Law.
What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files of letters and numbers. These files are stored on the hard drive of the device you are using, be it a PC, mobile phone, or tablet. These letters and numbers are used to allow a website to remember certain bits of information, so that the user experience can be improved next time you visit.
By using our website you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device.
When you visit our website it is likely we will create cookies which are stored on your device. For the duration of your ‘session’ on our website these cookies help us to deliver the correct information and ensure you only have to enter required information once, thereby improving your browsing experience.
We also use web analytics to understand how many people have visited our website, what they have looked at and how they found us etc. This gives us a better understanding of how our website is working. All data accrued cannot be used to identify personal information and merely gives us a general idea of how our website performs.
This overview of the type of cookies we use is based on categories outlined by the international Chamber of Commerce, in the ICC UK Cookie Guide. Some cookies may appear in multiple categories.
Category 1: strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function. By disabling these cookies, some aspects of a website will either not work, or not work properly, such as secure logins, location services, and e-commerce functionality.
Category 2: performance cookies
These cookies gather information to help improve the day to day performance of a website. By analysing data collected we can enhance popular pages, fix bugs and error messages etc. All data is based on totals and averages and is strictly anonymous.
For example we use Google Analytics, which creates several first-party cookies. The data that Google collects is kept strictly private and confidential and won’t be shared with anyone else. We don’t feel that Google Analytics is a breach of privacy as we are merely aggregating the data survey. The information that is collected is used to understand website trends and performance.
Category 3: functionality cookies
These are cookies which provide a ‘memory’ for the website, this enables the website to remember any personal choices you make (for example, your username, language or geographic location). A website may provide local weather reports, traffic updates and other similar localised information. These cookies are also used to remember changes you may make to text sizes, fonts and other customisable elements of the website. The information these cookies collect may be made anonymous and can’t track activity on other websites.
Category 4: targeting cookies or advertising cookies
We nurture the use of social media websites and believe sharing is a key part of how people access new information. Social media networks are a popular way of doing this. To enable people to share information via popular social media, our website may have functionality allowing this type of activity.
The owners of social media websites may place cookies on users’ devices and they will have their own cookie policies. We have no control over these companies’ cookies policies.
How to turn off cookies
Browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These links may be helpful in helping you update your browser cookie settings if you wish to update them:
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari
To learn more about your rights to online privacy, please visit Data Protection Act 1998.
The Adobe website provides comprehensive information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies – see http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security for details.
Find out how to disable cookies by clicking on the “Manage Cookies” section of the Interactive Advertising Bureau website on the following link allaboutcookies.org