Privacy Policy

Privacy Pledge
What information do we collect?
What we do with the information we gather?
Online Transaction Security
How can I be sure the transactions are 100% safe?
Identity Theft Protection
How and Why do we use cookies?
Consent for Collection, Use and Disclosure
Accountability
Purposes for Collecting Personal Information
Limiting the Collection of Personal Information
Disclosure, Processing and Retention
Accuracy of Personal Information
Access to Personal Information
Security Safeguards


Privacy Pledge

This privacy pledge sets out and explains how Stylish Door Handles manages and protects any information that you provide us when you use this website. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with the data Protection act 1998. Your personal information will be used by Stylish Door Handles and for delivery purposes only. We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st of January 2010

What information do we collect?

We may collect the following information:

* name and address including postcode
* contact information including email address
* other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

Please note: WE NEVER SEE YOUR CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD DETAILS NOR WE STORE THEM ON OUR SERVERS

What we do with the information we gather?

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

-Internal record keeping.
-We may use the information to improve our products and services.

Please Note: We do not SELL or lend your information to any third party.

Online Transaction Security

You will notice that during the checkout stage of our website where you are prompted for your address and card details the connection we establish between our web servers and your browser is secure and encrypted.

We are committed to ensuring that your information is safe and secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect through this website.

How can I be sure the transactions are 100% safe and secure?

In order to secure online transitions of our customers when placing an order, we use a technology called SSL (Secure Socket Layer). Put in simple words, SSL is the most advanced form of encryption and ensures that any information you are entering cannot be intercepted on-route to the payment system.

Look for the padlock in your browser address bar or at the bottom of the page on the status bar. The padlock confirms that the connection is encrypted using SSL technology. If you click on the padlock icon you will see that the identity of our website is confirmed. We have obtained the SSL Certificate from “GeoTrust” which is known as one of the best Online Security companies providing security certificates. You can verify the status of our certificate by clicking on GeoTrust logo displayed on our website.

To date we have had no known cases of card fraud on our systems.

Stylish Door Handles has been verified for security by Valid Safe. Please click on the seal below to verify:

Identity Theft Protection

For additional security we are certified by “SecurityMetrics” for implementing identity theft protection measures. “SecurityMetrics” periodically test our website for security measures to ensure a high level of security and to prevent any form of identity theft. You can also verify the status of “Identity Theft Protection” certificate by clicking on the logo of the certificate.

How and Why do we use cookies?

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Consent for Collection, Use and Disclosure

Your use of the Stylish Door Handles site and/or your registration for Stylish Door Handles products and services constitute your consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Stylish Door Handles site.

Stylish Door Handles may occasionally update this Privacy Policy. When it does, Stylish Door Handles will also revise the “last update” date at the top of this Privacy Policy. In addition, Stylish Door Handles may seek a customer’s prior consent, by email, for any new uses or proposed disclosures of information collected from the customer prior to the change. Stylish Door Handles may notify customers by email of changes to this policy that will affect information collected from them in the future. In certain circumstances, however, Stylish Door Handles will not inform and obtain the consent of the customer, such as in connection with an investigation of a breach of an agreement, contravention of laws, an emergency where the life, health or security of an individual is threatened, the collection of a debt or in compliance with the request of a law enforcement agency or a court order.

A customer may withdraw his or her consent for collection, use and disclosure at any time by sending an email to unsubscribe@stylishdoorhandles.co.uk Please note that, if you do, Stylish Door Handles may suspend its provision of products and services to you. When you unsubscribe, if you fall within the guarantee period for any Stylish Door Handles product and you request a refund, the guarantee will be honoured .

Accountability

Stylish Door Handles collects, at the time of your registration and your sign-on to its web site, certain “personal information” (information that personally identifies you) including but not limited to your name, email address, home or work address, telephone number, and information about your computer hardware and software (e.g. IP address, operating system, browser type, domain name, URL, access times, and referring web site addresses).

Stylish Door Handles has implemented this Privacy Policy to protect personal information received from its customers, and to respond to any inquiries. The Privacy Policy also provides that Stylish Door Handles will use appropriate contractual means to establish a comparable level of protection for personal information which is sent for processing by third parties on Stylish Door Handles’s behalf.

Stylish Door Handles has designated responsibility for your personal information to itsPrivacy Officer, who ensures compliance with the principles in this Privacy Policy. Other Stylish Door Handles individuals may be delegated to act on behalf of thePrivacy Officer.

Purposes for Collecting Personal Information

Stylish Door Handles collects and uses personal information for the following Identified Purposes:

  1. to understand customer needs regarding Stylish Door Handles services;
  2. to develop and provide our web site and our products and services for our customers;
  3. to fulfill your requests for products, services or information;
  4. to communicate with customers and site visitors, when necessary, and to inform customers of upgrades, as well as of other products and services available from Stylish Door Handles, its affiliates and third parties;
  5. to allow customers to access limited-entry areas of Stylish Door Handles site;
  6. to personalize some of our services and products for you and to deliver targeted advertisements and offers from Stylish Door Handles and third parties;
  7. to bill accounts and maintain payment records;
  8. to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or government request;
  9. to respond to a legitimate claim, or to address our reasonable belief, that you are violating the rights of any third party or any of the agreements or policies that govern your use of the Stylish Door Handles site or any Stylish Door Handles product or service;
  10. to protect the services, products or rights of Stylish Door Handles, including but not limited to the security or integrity of the Stylish Door Handles site; and
  11. todentify and resolve technical problems concerning Stylish Door Handles site, products and services.

Stylish Door Handles also uses personal information in an aggregate form (i.e. not individually attributable to you) for its business analysis, operational, marketing and other promotional purposes.

If we hire other companies to provide some products or services on our behalf, then we will only provide those companies the personal information they need for the Identified Purposes, and we will limit their rights to use and further disclose your personal information as appropriate in the course of their work for us.

Limiting the Collection of Personal Information

Stylish Door Handles limits its collection of personal information to only that information which is necessary for the Identified Purposes. Stylish Door Handles does not direct its site to, nor does it knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of thirteen.

When you visit the Stylish Door Handles web site, a cookie may be placed on your computer or the cookie may be read if you have visited the Stylish Door Handles site previously. Stylish Door Handles uses cookies to allow Stylish Door Handles to determine which products and services you have already purchased so that Stylish Door Handles does not provide redundant information to you, and, if you are an Stylish Door Handles affiliate, to track Stylish Door Handles sales made to customers referred by you so that you can receive compensation under our affiliate program. If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the Stylish Door Handles web site, you may not be able to view all the text on the screens, or to experience a personalised visit, or to subscribe to certain service and product offerings on the Stylish Door Handles site.

Disclosure, Processing and Retention

Stylish Door Handles does not sell, rent or disclose your personal information to anyone else, except:

  1. to someone you have designated to act as your agent, for one or more of the Identified Purposes (listed in previous sections);
  2. to Stylish Door Handles employees, independent contractors, subsidiaries, affiliates, consultants, business associates, service providers, suppliers and agents, acting on Stylish Door Handles behalf for any of the Identified Purposes;
  3. as necessary if Stylish Door Handles has reason to believe that disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with Stylish Door Handles rights or property, other users of Stylish Door Handles web site, products or services, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities; and
  4. to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law, or otherwise as required by law.

In addition, as we continue to develop our business, we or our affiliates may sell or buy other businesses or entities, or we may merge with another company. In such transactions, personal information may be one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event that Stylish Door Handles or substantially all of its assets are acquired, your personal information may be one of the transferred assets.

Your information may be stored and processed in the United Kingdom, or in any other country in which Stylish Door Handles or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities. By using this web site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

After your account becomes inactive (that is, if you request to be removed from our database), Stylish Door Handles will keep your personal information in its archives. Your information will then be used only as necessary for tax reasons or to prove compliance with any applicable law.

Accuracy of Personal Information

Stylish Door Handles will use reasonable efforts to keep customer personal information accurate for the Identified Purposes, and for minimising the possibility of making inappropriate customer decisions based on such information. Customers are responsible for informing Stylish Door Handles about changes to their personal information. You can do this by calling or sending an email to our Privacy Department.

Stylish Door Handles will use new or updated personal information it receives from customers to update its own records.

Access to Personal Information

Stylish Door Handles will afford you a reasonable opportunity to review the personal information in your file, if you so request by calling , writing to:

If Stylish Door Handles is not able to provide access to some aspect of a customer’s personal information, it will provide reasons for denying access such as; that by doing so would likely reveal personal information about a third party, or that it is confidential commercial information or attorney-client privileged communications, or that the information relates to a breach of an agreement or a contravention of law, or that its disclosure could reasonably be expected to threaten the life or security of another individual.

Customers have the right to request that inaccurate or incomplete information be amended as appropriate, by contacting Stylish Door Handles or the Privacy Officer as described above. Stylish Door Handles will promptly correct such personal information.

Security Safeguards

Stylish Door Handles will use reasonable efforts to protect customers personal information.

Updated on:1st of January 2011