Privacy

COOKIE & PRIVACY POLICY

WHAT IS A COOKIE?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

WHY DO WE USE COOKIES?

Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site, and also allows us to make improvements to our site.

WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES DO WE USE?

The cookies we use are “analytical” cookies, which allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors, and to see how visitors navigate around the site when they use it. This helps us to improve the functionality of our site, for example by making sure that users can easily find what they are looking for. You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the following table:

NAME PROVIDER PURPOSE EXPIRES MORE INFORMATION
PHPSESSID UKCOMPDECKt Aids the display and navigation of certain content On exit PHP Sessions
gud_cp UKCOMPDECK Identifies whether a user has accepted our Cookie Policy N/A N/A
__utma Google Tracks user activity to help us provide more relevant content N/A Google Cookies
__utmb Google Tracks user activity to help us provide more relevant content N/A Google Cookies
__utmc Google Tracks user activity to help us provide more relevant content N/A Google Cookies
__utmz Google Tracks user activity to help us provide more relevant content N/A Google Cookies

CAN I BLOCK COOKIES?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site.

PRIVACY

What is this Privacy Policy for?

The privacy policy is for the domain www.ukcompositedecking.co.uk.  It governs the privacy of you, the user, who chooses to use it.

This policy addresses the different areas where user privacy is concerned and states the obligations and requirements of all users, the website and the website owners.  The way ecodek.co.uk uses user data and information will be outlined in this policy.

The Website

This website and its owners comply with all UK national laws required for user privacy.  This website takes all necessary steps to protect the privacy of its users through their time on site.

Contact & Communication

Providing any information to this website, such as personal details requested, are done at the user’s own risk.  Personal information is stored privately and securely until a time when it is no longer in use or required, as per the Data Protection Act 1988.  Every effort has been made to ensure that email submission is done through a safe and secure form, but users are advised to know that they are submitting this information at their own discretion.

The website and its owners may use any information that you have submitted to contact you further to provide information about products and services they offer, and to respond to any questions or queries that have been submitted.  This includes, but is not limited to, personal details used to subscribed to the email newsletter program through the website or where the consumer has previously purchased from or made enquiries related to purchasing products or services highlighted in an e-mail newsletter.  Your details are not passed on to any third parties.

External Links

This website looks to only include external links that are safe and relevant to users.  Users however, should exercise caution before navigating to any external web links that they find on this website.

Due to the extraneous nature of external web links, the owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of external links or any changes to content on external web links.  Users should know that they are clicking on external links at their own risk and that this website cannot be held liable for any damages caused by visiting any external links provided on this website.

Social Media Platforms

External social media platforms are used by this website to enhance communication and engagement with visitors to the site.  Any user actions taken through external social media platforms used by this website are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each respective social media platform.

Users are asked to exercise caution when interacting with social media platforms in regards to their private and personal information.  This website, nor its owners, will never ask for private or personal information through social media platforms and request that users wanting to submit private or personal information due so through telephone, email, or on site communication forms.

This website uses social media sharing buttons to more easily facilitate the sharing of web content directly from our website to the respective social media platforms used by this website.  Users are advised that using social media sharing buttons is at their own risk and that social media platforms may track and save your request to share a web page through your personal social media account.