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Privacy Policy


This privacy policy sets out how DATS uses and protects any information that you give DATS (England) Ltd. (DATS) when you use this website.

DATS is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website,  then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

DATS may change this policy from time to time without prior notice by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. Your continued use of this site indicates your acceptance of the amended Privacy Policy.  This policy is effective from 01 September 2013.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as address and postcode
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

We use Google Analytics on some of our sites in order to track the number of visitors, how those visitors came to our site, and which pages those visitors visit on our site(s). This is all handled under Google’s privacy policy. DATS (England) Ltd makes use of Google Adwords and any customers who visit the site via a Google Adwords link will have a tracking cookie temporarily installed on their computer, so that we can verify the effectiveness of an advertisement, this is handled under the Google Adwords privacy policy.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use your personal information to send you information about our products and services which you have requested from us by signing up to our newsletter. At any stage you can ask us to stop using your personal data for direct marketing purposes. You can opt out of receiving any marketing communications from us by using the unsubscribe-function.
  • Your personal data will be used to provide the information, goods and services offered through our website to you, for billing and order fulfilment.
  • If you sign up to our newsletter, we may use your email address to send you information about our products and services. At any stage you can ask us to stop using your personal data for direct marketing purposes. You can opt out of receiving any marketing communications from us by logging into your account and unselecting the "General Subscription" tab which can be found on the left of the dashboard under "Newsletter Subscriptions".

What we do NOT collect

  • We do NOT store credit/debit card numbers.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

DATS England Ltd. Assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damage to, or virus affecting your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to this website, or the downloading of any materials.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which 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 lets you know 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 by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

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 you choose to share with us. 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.

Our advertisers may also use cookies, over which we have no control.  Such cookies (if used) would be downloaded once you click on advertisements on our website.

A list of the cookies that we collect and their purpose can be found on our Table Of Cookies page

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

We do not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we 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 DATS (England) Ltd. Bridge House, Weston, Nr Honiton, EX14 3NZ

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.

Contacting Us

Please do not hesitate to contact us regarding any matter relating to this Privacy Policy at admin@datsuk.com.