This statement details what information we collect from you, how we use this information, who we share this information with and how you can manage the information we hold.
What personal information do we collect?
We may collect and process the following data about you:
How do we use this information?
Sentinel Systems Limited will only process information that is necessary for the purpose for which it has been collected.
Legal basis for processing personal data
Contractual Performance – we may use and process your information where it is necessary to do so in order to provide goods and services to you.
Legitimate interest – We may use your personal information where it is in our legitimate interest as a business to do so. This may include; managing any registered accounts that you hold with us; verifying your identity; managing issues relating to after sales and customer service; responding to correspondence you have sent to us and undertaking market analysis and research.
Legal Obligation –Sentinel Systems Limited may be obliged to disclose your personal information to meet any legal or regulatory requirements (for example to comply with a court order) or obligations in accordance with applicable law.
Consent - For marketing purposes where consent has been given.
You won’t be added to our email marketing list unless you give explicit consent. This could be by signing up online or requesting to be added via phone call or email.
We will only collect your name and email address for email marketing purposes. This data will be used solely by Sentinel Systems Limited to keep you up to date with new products, case studies and exhibitions etc. Sentinel Systems Limited will not sell your personal information to any 3rd party.
The data you submit when you sign up to our email marketing list is stored with MailChimp, our email marketing provider. Mailchimp gather statistics around e-mail open rates and clicks to help us to monitor and improve our e-mail correspondence.
MailChimp never sell lists or email addresses and all personal data they receive from the EU is subjected to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework’s applicable principles.
You can update your preferences at any time so that you only receive the types of emails that are of interest to you. A link to update your preferences is included in all marketing emails.
You can unsubscribe at any time by using the unsubscribe link at the bottom of all marketing emails. You can also request to be removed from our email marketing list via phone call or email.
Third party suppliers
Sentinel Systems Limited will not sell, give or rent your information to third parties however we may, from time to time, disclose personal information to companies who handle services on our behalf.
In all cases we will only disclose the personal information that is necessary for them to provide the service that they are undertaking on our behalf and take steps to ensure they handle your data in line with GDPR data protection legislation.
Social media, blogs, reviews
Any comments or posts made on social media will be shared under the terms of the relevant social media platform and could be made public. These platforms are not controlled by Sentinel Systems Limited and as such, we are not responsible for this kind of sharing. You should review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of the social media platforms you use.
How long will we keep your data?
Sentinel Systems Limited will only keep personal information in an identifiable format for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this policy, or you request us to delete it.
How we protect your data
Sentinel Systems Limited is committed to keeping your personal data safe and secure. We regularly review and enhance our processes to protect your personal data from unauthorised access, accidental loss or destruction.
Your access rights
You have the right as an individual to access the personal information we hold about you. This includes:
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If you have further questions as to how Sentinel Systems Limited uses your personal data or you wish to exercise your rights regarding personal data, please contact us by one of the following methods:
Write to: Sentinel Systems Limited, Building 2A, D-Site, Kemble Enterprise Park, Kemble, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6BA, United Kingdom.
Sentinel Systems Limited may change this policy from time to time by updating this page.
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office. Further details can be found at https://ico.org.uk/.
This policy is effective from 17th May 2018.