Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains how Amstery may collect and use personal information from you when you use our website https://amstery.com.  

As a business, we are committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of all individuals with whom we interact. We will process your personal information at all times in accordance with applicable privacy and data protection laws.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to provide transparency around how we collect information on this website.

Information we collect on this website

We collect information about you if you make use of any of the interactive features within our website that rely on a personalised response, or where you ask us to respond to a query you have, or where you comment on a blog. The information we collect is limited to the details we need to provide the specific service you have asked for. We do not collect sensitive information, such as your political or religious beliefs, ethnic background, sexual preference, health or any other sensitive information.

How we use this information

Except where required by law, we only use the personal information you provide to us to deliver the specific information or service you have requested. For example, if you have subscribed to our newsletter or contacting us through contact form, we will only use the email address, phone, name you provide to us to respond to that request. Without your express consent, we will not use your contact details for any other purpose.

How we store your personal information

Amstery are committed to ensuring that your personal information is secure. We follow strict policies and adhere to high standards of security when gathering personal information. Various firewall applications have been installed on our website to protect your personal information from being stolen, destroyed or divulged to third parties, unless you have given us permission for the latter. Your personal details are stored at our restricted offices which have no unauthorised access.

How we deploy “cookies”

Cookies are files which can be placed onto your computer’s hard drive, once permission has been given. There are numerous benefits to having cookies placed on your hard drive. If you have accepted, cookies are used to identify when you visit a particular site, as well as analyse web traffic. Cookies also facilitate a more personal web experience, allowing web applications to gather information about your personal preferences, and respond to you as an individual.

Please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org for more information on cookies.

At Amstery, traffic log cookies are used to identify the pages that are being used. From the data provided by these cookies, we can analyse web page traffic and tailor our website to our customer’s needs. This information is only used for the purpose of statistical analysis.

You have the choice of whether or not to accept cookies. For your information, the majority of web browsers accept cookies. You can decline cookies within your web browser settings if necessary. However, doing so will not give you full functionality of the website. If you accept cookies, we are able to monitor which pages our visitors find useful. This provides us information to be used for a better user experience. We do not have access to your computer or any other information about you through the use of cookies.

Cookies

This website uses the following cookies:

Google Analytics: This cookie allows us to see information on user website activities including, but not limited to page views, source and time spent on website. The information is depersonalised and is displayed as numbers, meaning it cannot be tracked back to individuals. This will help to protect your privacy. Using Google Analytics we can see what content is popular on our website, and strive to give you more of the things you enjoy reading and watching.

Google AdWords: Using Google AdWords code we are able to see which pages helped lead to contact form submissions. This allows us to make better use of our paid search budget.

Facebook Advertising: We use Facebook advertising conversion tracking and re-targeting pixels, which allows us to collect or receive information from your website and elsewhere on the internet and use that information to provide measurement services and target advertising.

Social sharing cookies

On our blog we use social sharing buttons for services including, but not limited to, Twitter, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, Share This, Google+ and Facebook. These allow you to share pages with your friends via those networks. Whilst you will be asked to login to use these services, this process is handled directly with the social sharing providers and their databases and servers. These sites may also monitor your usage of these buttons, through the use of external tracking codes that are required to run the buttons on this website.

Email codes

If you have opted in to receive our newsletters, then this may include tracking codes that help us understand who, as well as how many people have opened or clicked on each email. This data helps us to create better emails in the future, and provide you with a better service. This data is stored on the servers of our email partners and covered under their security measures.

Links to other websites

This website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over the other websites. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Links

Hyperlinks on this site may be shortened. The purpose of which is to hide long links for functionality and tracking purposes.

By using this website you consent to us deploying cookies as described above. If you do not wish to accept cookies from our site, or would like to stop permanent cookies being stored on your computer in the future you can change the settings in your web browser to decline and / or delete cookies.  See the "Help" section on your browser menu for guidance on how to do this. Note that changing cookie settings may affect certain features within this website.

Children’s Privacy

We do not actively seek to collect information about children aged 12 or under, or create interest segments specifically designed for the purpose of targeting children. If you have any concerns about your child’s privacy in relation to our Services, or if you believe that your child may have entered personally identifiable information onto our website, please contact us at privacy@amstery.com.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

We do not sell or rent any personally identifiable information about you to any third party.

We may disclose personally identifiable information in response to legal process, for example in response to a court order or a subpoena, or in response to a law enforcement agency’s request, or where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent  or take action regarding illegal activities, and as otherwise required by law.

Our agents and contractors may have access to personally identifiable information to help carry out the services they are performing for us.

Updates

We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are aware of any changes. This policy was last updated on 7 December 2017.

Contact us if your information or choices change

If you would like to stop receiving information from us, or your personal preferences change and you do not want us to send you the information requested, or if you have any queries about how we use your personal information, please let us know by contacting us directly:
E-mail: privacy@amstery.com