We treat any personal information we collect confidentially in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions of the website.

QED Lighting is part of Trumeter Group Limited. We may share information held about you with Trumeter Group for administration purposes and so we can send you relevant information on products and services that may interest you offered by companies within the Trumeter Group.

 

Personal Data

We take seriously the protection of your personal data. Any data that you provide will be used to provide services you request from us and also to enable us to deal with your enquiry. We may add your personal data to our database and use that data to send you information about products and services which may interest you.

Should you wish to opt-out of receiving these communications you can email: sales @ trumeter.com.

From time to time companies within the Trumeter Group may offer products and services that we offer and that may be of interest to you.

Should you wish to opt-out of receiving these communications you can email: sales @ trumeter.com.

 

Cookies

A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or indicates when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes, through gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data that you choose to share with us.

 

How we use cookies on our website:

We use Google Analytics, a third party information storage systems that record information about the pages you visit, the length of time you were on specific pages and the website in general, how you arrived at the site and what you clicked on when you were there. You can view their respective privacy policies below:

The files Google analytics use and what these files are used for are below:

  •  _utma; This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to your and is used to determine unique visitors to our site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.; Expires: 2 years
  •  _utmb; This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with our site. When a user views a page on our site, the Google Analytics code attempts to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Each time a user visits a different page on your site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session for as long as user activity continues within 30-minute intervals
  • _utmc; This cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user; Expires as soon as you exit your browser
  • _utmz; This cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach our site, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. It is used to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns and page navigation within your own site. The cookie is updated with each page view to your site and expires after 6 months

 

IP addresses

  • An IP or Internet Protocol Address is a unique numerical address assigned to a computer as it logs on to the internet. Your IP address is logged when visiting our site, but our analytic software only uses this information to track how many visitors we have from particular regions. It does not provide us access to any personal identifiable information and we would never seek this information.

 

Giving or removing consent using your browser

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

  • IE Browsers click “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and choosing “Block all cookies”
  • Google Chrome Browsers click “spanner icon”, “Settings”, “under the bonnet”, “content settings” and then choosing “Block sites from setting any data”
  • Firefox browsers click “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy” and ticking the option to not track you etc
  • Safari browsers click “Settings”, “Preferences”, “Privacy” and selecting the appropriate cookie options
  • Mobiles – open up the internet, select “settings” then look under the “privacy” section to adjust your cookie settings

 

Links to other websites

Our 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 that other website. 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.

 

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us, at: sales.uk @ trumeter.com

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties, unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties, which we think you may find interesting, if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information, which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you, please write to: Trumeter UK, Pilot Mill, Alfred Street, Bury, Lancs, England, BL9 9EF.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.