How we use your information
The information we collect applies to:
- Visitors to our website
- Information provided through filling in forms on www.ngbadges.com (our site)
Visitors to our website
When a user visits www.ngbadges.com we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to different parts of our website and this tells us the information that is useful. We do not collect information that identifies anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out information on who is visiting our website. We do not collect personal information through our website.
The cookies used by NG Badges
Cookies are small electronic files that are placed on your computer when you visit a website. They are often needed to ensure that the website works efficiently. Please find below a table which explains the cookies that we use and why:
Google Analytics (_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz)
These cookies are used to collect information about how our visitors use our website. We use this information to see what visitors have found particular pages of use and how long they stayed on our website. It also provides information on where our visitors come from.
NG Badges Staff admin log-ins (adminuser, adminpass)
Customer log-ins (PHPSESSID)
Other Gif and Web Tools
As well as cookies we may use other tools on our website. These are used in addition to the cookies above which allow us to collect information about you and your browsing use within our website. This information is used to allow us to have a better understanding of the services and information on our website which are of use to our visitors.
You can opt out of Cookies
Websites which are linked to us may also be using cookies. If you have any concerns you should contact the third party website for more information.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics on all websites: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
People who request information on our services
NG Badges hold the details of the visitors who request information on our services and products. These details may be used to contact these people at a later date. All personal information is stored in accordance with the Data Protection Act. Our DPA registration number is Z3020164.
Any information or statistics relating to our business that we disclose to others shall not identify any visitors personally. We may, for example, perform statistical analyses of the behaviour of the users of our website in order to measure interest in the various areas of our website.
In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
If NG Badges or its assets are acquired by a third party, data held by it about its customers, will be one of the transferred assets.
We will not pass on or sell your personal information to a third party.
Where do we store your information
The data that we collect and process is stored on our dedicated servers held within the UK. All our employees act according to the Data Protection Act.
Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. We will do our very best to protect your data, however we cannot ensure the security of your data transmitted to our site. Any transmission is at your own risk. Once we are in receipt of your information, it will be handled according to the Data Protection Act.
Your right to access information
You have the right, on request, to receive a copy of the information that we hold about you. You have the right on request:
- to be told for what purpose data about you is being processed
- to be given a description of the data and the recipients to whom it may be disclosed
- to have communicated in an intelligible form the data concerned and any information available as to the source of the data