This site is a UK based website and takes reasonable care to comply with requirements of the UK Data Protection Act 1998 with regard to the personal information you supply on this site. The site uses a security system that protects your information from unauthorised use.
However, as no data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
This site collects personal data from you via web forms and also via email addresses we provide so that you contact us with enquiries and send us your details. You submit information using these methods voluntarily and agree to the use of the personal data you provide as described in this policy.
As defined in the Data Protection Act, you have the right to see any personal data that we keep about you, upon receipt of a written request and payment of a fee. If you are concerned that any of the information we hold on you is incorrect then please contact us.
If you give us personal information about somebody else, such as a colleague, we will assume you have their permission to do so and their data will also be subject to this policy.
Data Collection via Cookies
Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer (or hand-held device) that store information for the purposes of improving the service you receive from this website. The cookies that this site uses are:
- ekm_USERNAME – Temporary cookie generated to test if cookies are enabled on the visitor’s browser.
- ekm_pp_USERNAME – Stores a unique reference to visitor's cart contents. Stores authentication details for customer logged in section.
- ekm_tmp_ORDERNUMBER – Stores a reference to the visitor's order number after an order has been generated.
- utma, _utmb, _utmc and _utmz - These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to create reports and to help us improve the overall website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
By continuing to use this site, you are implicitly consenting to the collection of this information via cookies.
Carousel will use the data you supply to answer an enquiry, to administer an ongoing commercial relationship and prevent fraud. We may also use your data to tell you about changes to the site, new information or products and services offered by us that we think you will find valuable. You can choose not to receive this information by changing your account's communication settings. In addition, we might use your data to assist in our own data analysis, to help us to provide better service and products to you.
Carousel does not share, sell, trade or rent your personal data to any individual or organisation outside of Carousel.
Links to External Websites
Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, Carousel cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.