Who we are
Our website address is https://www.hidecksafetysystems.co.uk. We are Hi-Deck Ltd, a private active limited company.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
If you upload images to the website or social media, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website and our social media. Plus anything you upload on our website or social accounts may be reused by us a later date.
Any information you leave on our contact forms will be kept in the strictest confidence and only used by us to contact you unless we gain your prior consent to do otherwise. Your data will be kept on our internal secure system and only be used by us to contact you.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for up to one year.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
Your data is not shared with any other parties, except by prior consent. In rare occasions, this may include industry regulatory bodies and authorities, which we will advise you of.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
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THE COOKIES WE SET
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We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).
THIRD-PARTY COOKIES USE
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- We also use social media pixels and/or plugins on this site that allow your experience to be connected and enhanced with trusted social networks. To learn more please refer to respective privacy policies.