Data that Lifting Hoists Direct collects from you
The majority of websites that are on the internet collect data about you and your browsing habits when you visit the site. This remains the same for the Lifting Hoists Direct website. This information includes I.P addresses which tell us where you are shopping from. With this information, we can personalise your customer experience to you; for example, by displaying information in the appropriate language.
Cookies are, more often than not, small files which are downloaded and then saved into whichever browser it is that you search the internet from. The cookies that are collected act as saved information on each user and this information will be fed back to the Lifting Hoists Direct website each time you visit to help provide a more personalised experience. Cookies can help us understand things such as user behaviour, for example how you use the Lifting Hoists Direct website, which in turn allows us to provide you a tailored experience, as well as give us recommendations for future updates and improvements.
There are two types of cookies:
Session cookies only last for as long as a single session on the Lifting Hoists Direct website, and once you leave the site the session cookie will disappear.
These cookies, on the other hand, are the type of cookie that is saved as an electronic file within your browser and, therefore, your computer permanently. Persistent cookies will be the ones that are fed back to the Lifting Hoists Direct website, allowing us to personalise your user experience.
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Data guarantees: what Lifting Hoists Direct will not do with your user data
Lifting Hoists Direct will not sell your data, and all information will be safely secured within our website until it is no longer necessary to keep it. Any data that we do dispose of will be done so under the Data Protection Act, 1988. If we believe there may be situations that it would be beneficial to you to pass your data on to a third party, we will seek prior approval from you.
Third party links
Lifting Hoists Direct will, at times, use links to other websites. This is done to give our visitors access to similar content and services around the web, and is in no way the form of an endorsement or affiliate link unless directly stated otherwise. Lifting Hoists Direct has no control over what is displayed on these websites.
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