The DPA & GDPR May 2018
This website complies to the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and already complies to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which came into affect May 2018.
How Do We Collect Personal Data from You?
We obtain personal data from you when you contact us via email through our website; we will use this information to respond to your message and to help us get the information you have requested. The Carpet Barn (Longwell Green Bristol) Limited does not collect your personal information for commercial marketing use or distribution to any third parties.
The Use and Definition of Cookies
Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer/mobile device that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions with our website; this information allows us to provide users with a tailored experience whilst visiting our website.
Website Visitor Tracking (Google Analytics)
The thecarpetbarn.co.uk website uses a third party service called Google Analytics, which collects standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns; this allows us to find out the number of visitors to the various sections of our website. The information collected via Google Analytics is processed in a way that does not identify anyone; additionally, we do not make, and do not allow Google to make any attempt to find out the identities of users visiting our website.
Downloads & Media Files
Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been undertaken to ensure only genuine downloads are available, users are advised to verify their authenticity using third party anti virus software or similar applications. We accept no responsibility for third party downloads and downloads provided by external third party websites.
External Website Links & Third Parties
Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking on any external web links mentioned throughout this website (External links are clickable text / banners / image links that take you to other websites).
Social Media Policy & Usage
We adopt a Social Media Policy to ensure our business and our staff conduct themselves accordingly online. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms, users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for users personal details on social media platforms. Users are also advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.
There may be instances where our website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page.
We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
Making a Complaint
You have the right to make a complaint at any time with regards to how we and our website handle your personal data, via the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), who are the UK Advisory Authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk); we would however appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns directly before you approach the ICO, so please contact us in the first instance.
Changes to This Privacy Notice
Website Content Disclaimer
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by The Carpet Barn (Longwell Green) Limited, and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.