Privacy and Cookie Policy

1. Introduction

Security-1st.co.uk is the website belonging to Security 1st Ltd. The site does not infringe the privacy of its visitors.

Security 1st is compliant with UK data protection requirements and is committed to respecting the privacy and rights of our site visitors. Where information relating to our clients and site users is obtained, for the purpose of answering queries and responding to requests for information, we act as ‘data controller’.

If you wish to contact us regarding the use of your data please contact contact@security-1st.co.uk.

2. Personal Data we may collect and why

Personal data is any information which identifies you personally and includes information you provide when contacting us with a query or request. It also includes information that is collected indirectly, through the use of cookies, regarding your use of this website and includes your ip address and other statistical information regarding the way you use the site.

To summarise, the following data may be collected:

a. Contact Details – your name and email address so that we can contact you in response to any communication made by email.
b. Correspondence – any personal data you provide within correspondence should you contact us directly by email.
c. Job Applications – Information and personal data your provide as part of our job application process, including information provided on our application form and directly by email or mail.
c. Details of visits to our website – including but not limited to – traffic data, location data, weblogs and other statistical information.

3. Cookies

We collect information about your use of our Site through cookies. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow), that enables the site or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

a. What cookies are used on this website?
The cookies we and third parties use on this site fall into two categories:

Analytics cookies:
We use third party cookies to give us an insight into how visitors use our site and help us to make improvements to our site and how relevant information is presented to our visitors. We use analytics cookies to help us understand how users engage with our Site.

Social Sharing cookies:
We use third party cookies to allow you to share content from our site with social media sites like Facebook, Twitter or Google+. Examples would be if you wanted to “like” or “tweet” about us or our products or services.

Third Party cookies
These are cookies placed by third parties for services this website uses. This includes, but is not limited to, social media sites when visitors interact with sharing services offered on this website. It also includes providers of analytics services that help us to understand how users interact with our website. We have no control over these cookies

b. How you can stop receiving cookies
You can refuse to accept cookies by selecting this option in your browser’s settings. Most browsers have a help section that describes how to select this setting. Rejecting cookies will affect your ability to access certain sections of this website notably adding products to shopping cart and making purchases. For more information on cookies please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org

4. How we use your personal data

We only use personal data you have provided to us in order to reply to your communication, or to process a job application request received via this website. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we are required to do so by law.

To track your usage of our website third party cookies and similar technologies as detailed above are used. We use this information to provide improved functionality and deliver services our customers desire.

5. How long do we keep your personal data for

We will only store personal data for the amount of time that it is needed to carry out the service for which it was provided. Once your personal data is no longer required we will securely erase it from our systems.

6. Your rights regarding your personal data

a. You have the right to be kept informed with non-jargon information about how your data is used.
b. You have the right to access your personal data where we are deemed processor of that information.
c. You have the right to request correction of incorrect personal data.
d. You have the right to request deletion of your personal data where we no longer have a legitimate reason for its usage.
e. You have the right to withdraw consent for further processing of your personal data.
f. You have the right to complain directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office ICO if you are unhappy about how your personal data has been handled.

7. Links to other websites

Our website may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. This privacy policy does not cover such websites and we would advise you to read the privacy policies of such websites in order to determine their use of your personal data. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy or data processing practices of third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.

8. Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 7th January 2021.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date above.