The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations and requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information is also covered.
Shepherd Roofing and Slating, 4 Bains Brae, Star Of Markinch, Fife, KY7 6BT
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users during their visit. This website complies with all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.
Contact and Communication
Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but we advise users using such processes that they do so at their own risk.
What do we Collect?
We collect the names and e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail and who use our site contact form, information volunteered by the user and non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.
The information we collect is used to improve the content and the quality of our service, and is not shared with or sold to other organizations except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or when it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person or as otherwise required by law.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links users should always adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
Adverts and Sponsored Links
This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners who may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.
Third Party Vendors
Shepherd Roofing and Slating uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware required to run this website. We also use application software developed by third parties to provide features such as social media integration, mapping, audio & video and other common functions. Users should therefore note this website and its owners cannot be held liable for the performance of, nor any damages or implications caused by third party hardware or software.
Social Media Platforms
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.
This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.
Shepherd Roofing and Slating reserves the right to disclose personally identifiable information under certain circumstances, such as to comply with legal requests. It may be necessary to share information in order to investigate illegal activities at any stage and in any capacity, such as suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our terms of service, or as otherwise dictated by law.