1. The information we collect and how we use it
When you register for our service we need to know your name, postal address, e-mail address and telephone number.
We gather this information to allow us to process your registration and process any orders you may make. The relevant information is then used by us, our agents and sub-contractors to communicate with you on any matter relating to the conduct of your account.
We may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purposes of monitoring website usage in order to help us develop the website and our services and may provide such aggregate information to third parties. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.
From time to time we may provide your information to our customer service agencies for research and analysis purposes so that we can monitor and improve the services we provide. We or our agents and sub-contractors may contact you by post, e-mail or telephone to ask you for your feedback and comments on our services.
We may also wish to provide you with information about special features of our website or any other service or products we think may be of interest to you. If you would rather not receive this information, please send a blank e-mail message to [email protected]
2. About Cookies
Cookies are pieces of data stored on your computer which our website uses to help provide a better user experience. We use cookie technology on our site. No personal information is collected by the cookies; they simply allow you to have a smooth website experience and allow us to find trouble spots, understand how visitors interact with pacermarine and see how many visitors use our website. We recommend that you allow websites to set cookies. We cannot guarantee that you will be able to navigate pacermarine.co.uk if you disallow cookies. Below, we have listed the types of cookies we use and how we use them.
- Analytics – We use a service called Google analytics to assess the use of our website, for example we track the number of visitors to the pages on our website. We use this information to improve our customer experience by, for example, ensuring that people get to the pages they want to see as quickly as possible. This cookie stores no personal information about you and your personal browsing activity cannot be monitored. Analytics cookies can be stored for up to around 30 days. This allows us to see how many users have returned to the site after an initial visit.
You can block or remove cookies yourself by altering the settings of your browser to block cookies or to send a warning notice before a cookie is stored on your computer.
You can find information on disabling cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
3. How we protect your information
The internet is not a secure medium. However we have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy.
3.1 Physical security
Servers are located in a secure data centre (operated by Level3) protected by 24×7 security personnel, electronic access control, physical locks, intrusion detection system on escape and riser doors and CCTV monitoring with recording of all access points and circulation areas.
3.2 Network security
Servers are located behind multiple layers of hardware and software firewalls to prevent unauthorised access to services, and are regularly patched, updated and monitored for possible signs of intrusion.
3.3 Site access control
Access to customer information (including contact details and order history, but specifically excluding credit card numbers) is available to authorised Pacer Marine employees by means of password-based authentication. Credit card numbers are NOT taken through the website.
We also keep your information confidential. The internal procedures of Pacer Marine cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information.
4. Sale of business
If this business is sold or integrated with another business your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers and their advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.
5. Updating your details
If any of the information that you have provided to Pacer Marine changes, for example if you change your e-mail address, name or payment details or if you wish to cancel your registration, please let us know the correct details by sending an e-mail to [email protected]
6. Your consent
Owing to the global nature of the internet infrastructure, the information you provide may be transferred in transit to countries outside the European Economic Area that do not have similar protections in place regarding your data and its use as set out in this policy. However, we have taken the steps outlined above to try to improve the security of your information. By submitting your information you consent to these transfers.
7. How to contact Pacer Marine.
3 Holder Road