4EV.co.uk and 4EV.com protects your privacy by adhering to the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our website. In particular, we want you to know that 4EV is not in the business of selling, renting or trading email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes. We just don’t do that sort of thing.
This policy (together with our Website Acceptable Use Policy and any other documents referred to on it) 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 views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
The data controller in respect of 4EV.co.uk and 4EV.com (our Website) is 4EV Limited (We or Us), Unit 19, Black Path, Darlington, DL3 0QB.
We collect personal information about you when you provide it to us, such as through your use of our website and its features, when you contact us directly by email, phone, in writing, when you order goods and services or via social media.
The type of information we collect about you may include information such as:
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. 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 general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
You can view more information on what cookies we use and why by viewing our dedicated Cookie Declaration.
You may also refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site or place orders.
We only store the minimum personal data required for us to fulfil your order via our site.
We also only store your data for as long as is strictly necessary and have processes and policies in place to remove data that is no longer required.
Except as set out in this policy or otherwise agreed, we do not publish, share, trade, sell or otherwise disseminate any of the information or data registered or provided to us to any other party.
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL / TLS technology. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
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 our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you.
Again, only if you have specifically agreed for us to do so. This consent may be withdrawn at any time by visiting the My Account section of our website.
If you are not an existing customer, we will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this by providing us with your email address on our relevant signup forms
You can unsubscribe from any marketing information you receive at any time by clicking the relevant unsubscribe links contained within our emails.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by not checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
For some of the data we collect you have the 'Right to be forgotten'. This means should you request it, we will delete and remove all of your data that we are not required to hold onto for other reasons. For example:
You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Much of this information can be viewed, amended or deleted by visiting the My Account section of our website. For access to further information we hold please write to the above address or use the Contact Us page of our website.
This policy was last updated on 25/05/2018