|Privacy & Cookies Policy|
Version 2 – May 2018
Absolute Calibration collects data from visitors throughout the website experience. This is largely to provide interactive functionality that would otherwise be impossible without collecting the minimum amount of data. Some data is also used to analyse your experience anonymously to improve the website experience.
Absolute Calibration respects your privacy so we will not sell your data to third parties, allow any access to the data that isn’t necessary to honour any other contracts we have in place or store excessive amounts of data we no longer need.
Absolute Calibration will comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU May 25th 2018).
Data Subject – any living person.
Third Party – another company who Absolute Calibration works with to provide services to the Data Subject.
Personally Identifiable Information – data belonging to the Data Subject that can be used to uniquely identify them.
Data Controller – any organisation that stores Personally Identifiable Information, E.g. Absolute Calibration.
Data Processor – any organisation that works on (processes) Personally Identifiable Information.
Absolute Calibration collects data from the Data Subject during the usage of this website. Some of that data may be Personally Identifiable Information. This may be entered into web forms or provided to the website by the browser (such as IP address).
Absolute Calibration may also obtain Personally Identifiable Information about the Data Subject from a Third Party as part of a contract to work with that data.
Absolute Calibration primarily uses data from the Data Subject either to serve a contract between Absolute Calibration and the Data Subject, or to provide necessary functionality on this website.
Absolute Calibration may also collect additional data to satisfy other legal requirements, such as is required for e-commerce.
Absolute Calibration works with several Third Parties to provide the service the Data Subject receives.
In all cases there is either an explicit contract in place between Absolute Calibration and the Third Party, Terms and Conditions or another legally binding relationship.
Alphabet Inc (Google) – a suite of Google Tools is used by Absolute Calibration.
Intergage Ltd – website host/provider.
Sage (Accounts) – accounting tool used for tracking and invoicing customers.
Paypal – use of payment services.
Mobile phones – our staff may enter your contact number into their phones for the purpose of a meeting and will then erase the number after the meeting.
Absolute Calibration does not share your data with any Third Parties for marketing purposes unless the Data Subject has explicitly opted in.
Absolute Calibration can largely operate without the use of third party cookies. However, in many cases third party cookies improve the website experience.
Absolute Calibration will not add social sharing buttons to the page unless the Data Subject has explicitly opted in to social cookies.
Absolute Calibration will not include any tracking systems unless the Data Subject has explicitly opted in to tracking cookies.
Absolute Calibration will allow Google Analytics to operate on this website in order to provide necessary anonymous analytical data. This may result in a small amount of Personally Identifiable Information being collected but this is only used as statistics and not for identification purposes.
Absolute Calibration will store data for only as long as necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was obtained. Some data may be held for longer if it is either held on other systems that have not been updated, in backup data that has not expired or because of another lawful basis.
Absolute Calibration takes security seriously and makes use of technology where feasible to secure data and protect against breaches.
We adhere to the principles relating to processing of Personal Data set out in the GDPR (as follows) which require Personal Data to be:
(a) processed lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner (Lawfulness, Fairness and Transparency)
(b) collected only for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes (Purpose Limitation)
(c) adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary in relation to the purposes for which it is processed (Data Minimisation)
(d) accurate and where necessary kept up to date (Accuracy)
(e) not kept in a form which permits identification of Data Subjects for longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the data is processed (Storage Limitation)
(f) processed in a manner that ensures its security using appropriate technical and organisational measures to protect against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage (Security, Integrity and Confidentiality)
(g) not transferred to another country without appropriate safeguards being in place (Transfer Limitation)
(h) made available to Data Subjects and Data Subjects allowed to exercise certain rights in relation to their Personal Data (Data Subject's Rights and Requests).
This Privacy Notice will be reviewed regularly and this page will be updated with changes.
If you have any concerns about how Personally Identifiable Information is used by Absolute Calibration please contact:
David Abbott, Managing Director
Absolute Calibration, 14 Murrills Estate, Portchester PO16 9RD
T: 02392 321712 E: firstname.lastname@example.org