Privacy Policy

1. Data Protection Act 1998

We comply with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998 when dealing with all data received from visitors to the site.

2. Our Services

We only hold the data necessary to offer services provided on our website.

3. Data Protection Register

Data is only used for the purposes described in our entry on the Data Protection Register.

4. Required Period

We only hold personal data for as long as necessary. Once data is no longer needed it is deleted from our files.

5. Data Storage

For administrative reasons data may be passed to and stored securely with third party service providers located outside the EEA (European Economic Area).

6. Email Updates

We regularly email website news and information updates to those customers who have specifically subscribed to our email service. All subscription emails sent by us contain clear information on how to unsubscribe from our email service.

7. Our Promise

We never sell, rent or exchange mailing lists.

8. Data Shared With Partners

We may however share commercial and technical data with our partners where a customer has accessed and used our website via a site belonging to one of our partners. However, such information will also be subject to our partners’ privacy policies.

9. Email Options

If you subscribe to our email service via a partner site, that partner may wish to send you details via email of other products and services, which may be of interest to you. However when you subscribe directly to our email service you will be asked whether or not you wish to receive such emails.

10. Partner Privacy Policies

Please note that we only share data with partners that operate their own privacy policy.

11. Spam

In accordance with the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003, we never send bulk unsolicited emails, (popularly known as Spam) to email addresses.

12. Product Updates

We may send emails to existing customers or prospective customers who have enquired or registered with us, regarding products or services directly provided by us.

13. Email Content

All emails sent by us will be clearly marked as originating from us. All such emails will also include clear instructions on how unsubscribe from our email service and any future emails. Such instructions will either include a link to a page to unsubscribe or a valid email address to which you should reply, with “unsubscribe” as the email subject heading.

14. Cookies

Our use of Cookies
Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as providing information to the owner of the site.


Cookies from our website
Our website will generate cookies in order for the website to work as expected. These will enhance features such as website search and optimising page loading.


Cookies from Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how website visitors use our website. We use this information to improve the service and experience we offer on this website. We do not collect any personal information (like your name or address). All of the information on website usage is anonymous.
You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across this and all websites by simply downloading this tool from Google: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout


Cookies from Social Media buttons
The use of Social Media buttons on some of our pages link to third party websites and services, like Facebook and Twitter also create cookies. These services use cookies when you click the button. Privacy policies are available for all of theses services, and you should view them for information on how your information is used, and how you can opt-out, should you wish to.

For more information

If you would like more information about Lodestar and the services we offer:

Telephone

+44 (0)20 7068 8300

Email

info@lodestar-marine.com

Visit

Our Products page