Privacy Policy

Introduction

This website is owned and operated by Helmsman Services Ltd trading as Helmsman Safety Services (referred to as ‘we’ hereafter). Respecting your privacy and ensuring the confidentiality of your personal information is critical to us. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to ensure that we interact with you in line with current data protection legislation such as GDPR and the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with your wishes.

NB: This statement does not extend to websites that are linked to this website (if any). You should refer to the privacy policies of any such websites for further details about their use of your personal information.

By using this website, you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information under the terms of this privacy policy.

What information do we gather?

In addition to information gathered directly (for example, through the website contact form), we also gather information indirectly. In common with most websites we have access logs. These logs record a user’s IP address and browser and are aggregated to produce summary information. This allows statistics about the popularity of the website to be compiled. Log files do not contain any personal information. We reserve the right to store this information indefinitely.

Browser detection

We detect the browser that the user is using for the purposes of tailoring the content to suit the features of, and to deal with the bugs in, different operating system, browser type and browser version combinations.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are downloaded on to your device when you visit a website. They are completely safe and an essential tool that helps improve user experience by collecting information about how you navigate a site.

We use cookies from Google Analytics. These cookies do not collect any personal information that can be used to identify you. We use them to statistically analyse and understand which parts of our website have been visited so that we can continue to develop the user online experience, our products and our services.

The information we collect is stored securely by Google Inc. in the US. By using our website you consent to us using cookies in this way.

Most web browsers allow you to disable cookies through your browser settings. However, if you choose to do this, you may not be able to experience the full functionality of our site and you may not be able to access certain areas. We therefore recommend that you accept the use of cookies.

Contact us

This website is owned and operated by:

Helmsman Services Ltd

Unit 6, 243 Berechurch Hall Road

Colcester CO2 9NP

The data Controller is Tony Willson, Managing Director

If you have any questions about this privacy statement or any other matters concerning this website or you wish to report a technical error, you can contact us at [email protected].