Personal Information is any information from which an individual can be identified. For example, your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address may be Personal Information. It is R&J Equine´s policy to take all necessary steps to ensure that Personal Information held by R&J Equine is held securely and processed fairly and lawfully, in accordance with the eight Data Protection Principles contained in the UK´s Data Protection Act 1998.
Iinformation that R&J Equine Collect from you
When you visit, register or order products or services on the website you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself including your name, contact details, and other personal information. R&J Equine may also collect information about your usage of our website as well as information about you from any messages you post to the website and e-mails or letters you send to R&J Equine.
R&J Equine's use of your personal information
R&J Equine may use your Personal Information for the following purposes: monitoring and providing website access; sales and billing; advertising; marketing and public relations; providing consultancy and advisory services; maintaining customer databases; technical and commercial research. In using this website, you consent to such use of your Personal Information.
When you view the website, R&J Equine may store some information on your computer. This will be in the form of a "cookie" file, which will enable R&J Equine to tailor the website to match your interests and preferences. The cookie file is used to store the IP address of your machine and will not contain any data personal to you. Your Internet browser may allow you to erase the cookie file, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored, although, in that case, you may not be able to use certain features on the website. If you do not wish to receive cookies in the future, please let R&J Equine know. Please refer to your browser instructions to block cookies. The following website may assist you: www.aboutcookies.org
Third parties and disclosure of personal information
R&J Equine may disclose your Personal Information to third parties who R&J Equine instruct to process that Personal Information on its behalf, particularly with regard to the issuing of invoices, mailshots and market research. Such third parties are required by R&J Equine to sign an agreement under which they agree to only use your Personal Information for the purposes R&J Equine instruct, and to take appropriate measures to prevent unauthorised or unlawful access to it.
R&J Equine regards its database of customer information (which will include your Personal Information) as a valuable asset. Should R&J Equine sell or transfer any of its business assets, this may include a sale or transfer of such databases of information to third parties as part of a business sale. In addition, such a transfer or sale may mean that your Personal Information may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area. Any such sale or transfer of Personal Information will be under strict conditions of confidentiality and security. Except as set out above, R&J Equine will not without your permission, sell, rent or exchange any Personal Information supplied by you to any third party or disclose your Personal Information to anyone else without first obtaining your consent.
Obtaining, correcting or updating your personal information
You can find out what Personal Information R&J Equine hold about you by writing to us at R&J Equine, Old School House, Fletchertown, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 1BS. R&J Equine are entitled to charge the relevant statutory fee for this service and to request further details from you, if required.