Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
WAE Technologies Limited (company number 08012215) (“WAE” / “we” / “our” / “us”) takes your privacy very seriously and is committing to protecting your personal data.
If you wish to contact us regarding this privacy notice, please see the contact details here. WAE is the data controller and our registered office is Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 0DQ.
This privacy notice (together with the terms and conditions, which you can find here) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us through your use of our website (https://www.wae.com) and any sub-domains (the “Website”), will be processed by us.
This privacy notice does not apply to websites that you may be able to access via links on the Website and/or activities offered by third parties. We are not responsible for the collection or use of your personal data from these third party websites. Please ensure you review any relevant policies.
We will collect, use, store and transfer the following data about you:
We will use the personal data held about you for the purposes stated below:
|Purpose of Processing||Type of personal data||Legal basis for processing|
|To manage our relationship with you, including dealing with any enquiries, correspondence, concerns or complaints you have raised with us.||Your name, email address, address, job title, company name, opinion and information about any concerns or issues you have raised.||Our legitimate interest – to enable us to keep our records updated and to better understand our customers.|
|As part of our efforts to keep the Website safe and secure.||Your personal contact details and the technical information mentioned in the Cookies section below.||Legitimate interest – to improve and ensure the safety of the Website.|
|To compile reports (which do not personally identify you) about the use of the Website.||The technical information mentioned in the Cookies section below.||Legitimate interest – to improve the Website.|
|To ensure that content on the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your device.||The technical information mentioned in the Cookies section below.||Legitimate interest – to improve the Website.|
|To use data analytics to improve our website, products/services, marketing, customer relationships and experiences.||The technical information mentioned in the Cookies section below.||Legitimate interest – to understand our customers better, keep the Website updated and relevant, to develop our business and to inform our marketing strategy.|
|To better understand our audience.||The technical information mentioned in the Cookies section below, email address, address, job titles and which organisation you are from.||Legitimate interest – to allow us to prepare statistical information to be used internally to better understand our customers.|
Where we have a legal basis to use your personal data without consent (as we have described above), this policy fulfils our duty to process personal data fairly and lawfully and in a manner that you would expect given the nature of our relationship with you, by giving you appropriate notice and explanation of the way in which your personal data will be used.
Where consent is required for our use of your personal data, by ticking the appropriate consent box or otherwise communicating your consent, you consent to our use of that personal data for the purposes covered by the specific consent that you have given.
We may share your personal data with selected third parties in accordance with this policy, including:
Where possible, we do not transfer the personal data we collect about you outside of the UK or EU, but this is sometimes necessary in order for us to process your data in accordance with this policy. We are permitted to do in certain circumstances, including where: the European Commission has determined that the destination country has adequate safeguards in place to protect your personal data or where we put in place appropriate contractual clauses to ensure adequate protection with each third party supplier to ensure that they respect the EU and UK laws on data protection. If you require further information on any countries we may transfer your data to outside of the EU, whether there is an adequacy decision in place and/or what protective measures we have implemented, you can request it from us by submitting a query to the contact details at the end of this policy.
If you would like to find out more about this or obtain a copy of the relevant standard contractual clauses, please contact us at The Legal Department, WAE Technologies Limited, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 0DQ or by email at email@example.com .
All the information you provide us with is stored on secure servers. We will use technical and organisation measures to safeguard your personal data.
We maintain (and ensure that anyone we share your personal data with maintains)appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure that an appropriate level of security in respect of all personal data we process. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to theWebsite and you acknowledge that any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features which are appropriate to the type of personal data you have provided to try to prevent unauthorised access or inadvertent disclosure.
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which we collected it, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data so that it can no longer be associated with you, in which case we may use such information without further notice to you.
You have the following rights with regard to your personal data:
Please note that if you ask us to stop processing your personal data in certain ways or erase your personal data, and this type of processing of data is needed to facilitate your use of the Website or the provision of products or services to you, you may not be able to use the Website or receive products or services from us as you did before. This does not include your right to object to direct marketing, which can be exercised at any time without restrictions. Please allow at least ten working days for your request to be actioned.
Please note that the rights mentioned above do not extend to non-personal data.
If you would like to exercise any of the rights mentioned above, please contact us at The Legal Department, WAE Technologies Limited, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 0DQ or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
You may be entitled to compensation for damage caused by contravention of data protection laws.
It is important to ensure that you have read this privacy notice. If you do not think that we have processed your data in accordance with this Policy, you should let us know as soon as possible. Similarly, you may complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office. Information about how to do this is available on their website: www.ico.org.uk
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This information is transmitted to Google and processed to compile statistical reports on activity on the Website and so be able to develop the Website and its content around our users’ interests. These reports allow us to optimise our user experience. Google provide a browser add-on for users who wish to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics.
Click here and here for an overview of privacy at Google, and click here if you wish to opt out from the operation of Google Analytics. In addition, you can use the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on to disable tracking by Google Analytics.
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Please also contact us if you would like to know more about our data processing activities, to update or amend any of your personal data which you have provided to us or if you believe our records relating to your personal data are incorrect.