Deeside Business Forum / DBF (“We”/ “we” or “us”) takes the security of your personal data very seriously and its data privacy practices are in line with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
This policy applies when you interact with Deeside Business Forum including the Deeside Business Forum “website” / “Website” located at deesidebusinessforum.co.uk
It does not apply to any other website you might reach by clicking a link on the DBF website.
We collect data so that we can provide you with the best possible service. You may provide some of this data directly or indirectly. We collect the following data:
Cookies are small files containing text that websites store on your computer to store user and visitor behaviour information.
Although you can disable cookies, some features on our website may not work on your device properly. For more information on this, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.uk/
IP addresses are unique numerical addresses that are assigned to entry points in your network, which might be your computer, a wired router to an office or your wireless router at home. These IP addresses are logged by our Apache webserver software and are used only for the diagnosing of faults or determining the source of cyber security attacks e.g. hackers. They will never be passed to third parties, although law enforcement agencies to assist investigations is an exception to this.
We embed videos on our website from YouTube. They may use tracking cookies to track users, which are often used for keeping a history of videos watched, to provide future recommendations and to track the number of times a video has been watched.
As a data subject, you have a number of rights. You can:
If you believe that the organisation has not complied with your data protection rights, you can complain to the Information Commissioner.
Deeside Business Forum treats your privacy with the utmost importance. We will use the personal information gathered in our normal course of business primarily to provide services, offers or news you have requested, and for administration purposes:
When you supply us with your personal information, we ensure only those employees who need access to it can see it. Sensitive information such as credit and debit card information is encrypted and secured from “man-in-the-middle attacks” using 128-bit SSL. When you are on a secure page, a padlock icon will usually feature at the top of your browser.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
In the event that you feel we have processed your information in such a way that does not meet GDPR, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the ICO https://ico.org.uk/concerns/
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In writing: Data Protection, Comtek Network Systems (Deeside Business Forum), Unit 108 Tenth Avenue, Zone 3 Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire CH5 2UA