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Privacy Policy

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Specialist Cars – Umesh Samani.

We take your privacy very seriously, and take many steps to protect any personal information we may hold as a result of our interaction with you.

Below is our privacy policy which sets out our data protection commitments, and the terms under which we may use and store any data relating to you and any transaction with us.

Introduction

This website is operated by Umesh Samani, Specialist Cars whose registered office is at Specialist Cars Elder Road Cobridge STOKE-ON-TRENT Staffordshire ST6 2BU.

Specialist Cars, and our associated companies and labels respect the security and privacy concerns of users of this and all the website’s we operate and/or control. Personal information collected through this website will be controlled by Specialist Cars. Specialist Cars is notified under the Data Protection Act 1998.

It may be necessary from time to time for information we collect to be transferred from the point of collection to a server located in another town, city or country. Information will only be transferred in circumstances where it is necessary to achieve the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy or the purposes made known to users at the time information is collected.

General

By using the website you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. Specialist Cars may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time but will not change the way we use your information provided previously without your express consent.

As a general rule, no personal information (i.e. name, address, telephone number, e-mail address) is automatically collected from users of this website. However, there may be circumstances in which users voluntarily supply such information and in this event, any such information will be kept secure and confidential and will be used only for those purposes made known to users at the time the information is collected, or for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy. We follow strict security procedures for the storage and disclosure or information you have given us in order to prevent unauthorised access.

There may be circumstance where personal information is required to be collected such as for the access to certain areas of our website or to enquire further about a vehicle which may be listed on this Website.

If any provision of this privacy policy is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and the remaining provisions shall be enforced. Specialist Cars failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive its right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.

This Privacy Policy is governed in all respects by the laws of England. Legal proceedings related to the matters set out in the Privacy Policy shall be brought in and adjudicated solely in the English courts.

Signing up / Account Set Up

This website may give you the opportunity to sign up to receive the email newsletter and sometimes you will need to sign up (or sign in where you have already signed up) before you can access certain areas of the website.

Where you are signing up to the relevant Specialist Cars mailing list the privacy policy which applies to such sign up will be available through the relevant sign up page.

Where you have signed up to receive information from us the details you give us may also be used to notify you about future services and information or related products and services which may be of interest to you.

Where you have provided information for the purposes of enquiring about a vehicle listed on this website, we will use this information to communicate with you about the vehicle, products, services or any promotional offers available.

The sign up form will request contact information including your name and email address. Certain information is mandatory so that we can send you the information you have requested. Providing certain information is voluntary. Information which is mandatory is identified on the sign up form. If you do supply the voluntary information you are agreeing to us using this information as set out in this Privacy Policy.

We may use your information to prevent or detect fraud or abuses of this website and enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf.

Mailings

By signing up to the website you are signing up to receive the mailings we send about general motoring news, helpful hints and tips including the newsletter through this website.

We may send you mailings from time to time relating to updates of both our online and offline vehicle databases.

Sharing of Information

By signing up you are agreeing to the use of your personal information (as provided by you) as set out in this Privacy Policy. You agree that we may use your information in the same way as you have consented to us using it (including contacting you about the products and services of other companies where you have consented to us contacting you about other products and services).

Our Use Of Information

The information collected is used to provide users with the products or services they have requested, to provide information on the relevant Vehicle, to customise the user’s online experience and to improve the content of the website and the vehicles and services which are available through this website. Other uses of this information include the internal review of the web pages visited, tracking the progress and number of entries in promotions and contests, tracking the number of users of the site and where appropriate, product purchased through the site.

If at any time you wish to stop receiving marketing information just reply to the e-mail address at the bottom of each e-mail you receive. Alternatively you can e-mail us at enquiries@specialistcars-stoke.co.uk and tell us what you would like us to do.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored on your computer’s hard drive. It may be stored and updated at various times as you access the website. Each time you visit the website, the server may deliver certain customised information to your computer based on the data stored in your cookie. This allows Specialist Cars to tailor the service to your preferences, including by way of example only recommending products to you.

You are not obliged to accept a cookie and you may modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. If, however, you do not want to accept cookies please use the help tools provided with your internet browser to find out how to achieve this.

We never use cookies to retrieve information from your computer which was not originally contained in the cookie. We use cookies and IP addresses for system administration and to monitor aggregate non-personalised information (such as anonymous statistics related to the take up or use of services, or to patterns of browsing). Certain non-personal information about users is recorded by the standard operation of Specialist Cars servers. Examples of this type of information include the type of browsers being used, its operating system and the domain names (not e-mail addresses, where possible) of users.

Where do the cookies come from?

  • The software that runs this site may transfer a temporary cookie so it can keep track of what it’s doing. As it’s temporary it maybe deleted when you leave here.
  • So that we can measure the popularity of vehicle listings, where people come from and other general statistics, we use Google Analytic’s. It may store cookies to track new and repeat visitors. It does not have any detail on who you are.
  • We use an online chat system on this website which allows our visitors to contact our office (during office hours) to enquire further about any of the vehicles we currently have in stock.  Our online chat system uses a cookie to store details of you (the visitor) and your location.  We do not use this information for any purpose other than to establish that you are a customer and that you wish to make an enquiry.

Your Privacy

  • Cookies used on this site do not contain any personal information.
  • Any information collected is anonymous and generalised.
  • This site will not sell any email addresses and names to any third party
  • Any email addresses/names left in comments or mentioned in emails sent to me will be kept private and not sold to anyone
  • Your privacy is respected at all times

Cookie Removal

If you wish to know how to remove cookies then AboutCookies.org should be of help.

Cookie usage

As this site uses advertising and software that was created by another person or company, the usage of cookies is beyond our control and we may not be able to ask your permission.

Advertising on this Website

We may feature advertising in this website. This may feature or relate to products or services offered by other companies. The advertising may be static or may link to an external website. Save as otherwise provided in this Privacy Policy and your preference Specialist Cars does not provide any personal information to these advertisers or third-party Web sites.

These advertisers, or internet advertising agencies working on their behalf and the website to which the advertising may link, may use technology to send (or “serve”) the advertisements that appear on our website directly to your browser. They will automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies within the advertising or the website to which it links (such cookies, JavaScript, web beacons) to assess the effectiveness of the advertising and to ‘personalise’ the products and services shown in the relevant advertising or on the relevant website to which the advertising may link.

Specialist Cars does not have access to or any control over these technologies and their use. Please refer to the privacy policies of these advertisers for information about on these technologies and how any information you provide through the advertising may be used.

Specialist Cars may ‘personalise’ the advertising displayed on this website based on this information you provide to us. If you do not want us to personalise the advertising during your sessions on this website please email enquiries@specialistcars-stoke.co.uk

Opting Out / Amending your Details

If at any time you wish to amend your preferences including unsubscribing from any of the mailings or withdrawing your consent to you us contacting you for research or about other products or services just reply to the e-mail address at the bottom of each email you receive. Alternatively you can email us at enquiries@specialistcars-stoke.co.uk and tell us what you would like us to do

If you would like to update or amend the personal details you have provided to us please email us at enquiries@specialistcars-stoke.co.uk

Forwarding Web Pages

If we provide you with the opportunity to email a web page to another person, we will need to collect your email address and the email address of those to whom you send the page. We will use the email addresses collected this way for no other purpose except to send the web page, and the addresses will be deleted once the page has been sent unless you have opted in to receive information and promotions from us as set out above using the same email address, in which case we will retain your email address for this purpose unless and until you notify us that you wish to stop receiving information.

Website and Links to External Website’s

We may incorporate links to website’s not owned or controlled by Specialist Cars including through advertising featured on this website.

Specialist Cars is not responsible for the content of any external website’s and is not responsible for the data collection practices of any external website.

Security

Whenever we obtain your personal information we take reasonable precautions to protect it from unauthorised access or disclosure, but we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted over the internet. We accept no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorised third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or missions beyond our reasonable control.