Privacy & Data Protection
Warton Metals have a duty of care to the people within our data. We will never sell, rent or distribute or make public any information.
Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the GDPR Regulation with regards to data protection and privacy.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
On the 25th May 2018 GDPR regulations came into force. As a result we; as a company; have to inform you what data we hold about you and how we use it. All information is held in the database within our computer system or; where necessary; in paper format which is stored in a secure location. All data is accessible to authorised persons only.
Your information shall never be sold/passed on to any third party; unless required by law; and shall only ever be used for the purposes of processing our trading interactions and fulfilment of contracts such as when you purchase any of our products and services. Records are also retained in order to fulfil legal and regulatory obligations/requirements.
Any marketing/promotional material which is to be distributed electronically shall only be sent to those who have voluntarily chosen to ‘Opt In’, with anyone who has opted in being able to ‘Opt Out’ at any time.
The information retained for the above stated purposes is:
- Your Name
- Company Name
- Main Address
- Any Alternate Delivery Addresses
- Telephone Number
- Email Address
- Payment Methods
Our website uses an SSL Certificate, which is a small data file that digitally binds a cryptographic key to our organization's details. When installed on a web server, it activates the padlock and the https protocol and allows secure connections from a web server to a browser. This means that all communications between your browser and our website are secure.
Contact Forms & Email Links
Should you choose to contact us using any of our contact forms, none of the data that you supply will be stored by this website or passed to a third party. Instead the data will be collated into an email and sent by simple mail transfer protocol.