Our legal basis for processing data
Data Processing is necessary for the purposes of legitimate interest pursued by Guardian Security GB Ltd except where such interests are overridden by the interests, rights or freedoms of the data subject (you).
What information we collect about you and the purpose of its use
When you contact us for the purposes of interest of security products or service, we collect the relevant information needed by our sales team carrying out your request.
When we collect this information
We collect this information during our meetings and /or telephone conversations, or via online submission forms. This can be at any stage before or during the lifetime of a contract held with us.
How we store your personal data
We hold your personal data electronically via our accounts software (SAGE Line 50), our online shop or our mailing list service Mailchimp, these systems are securely backed up to protect your data as best we can from cyber-attacks and online hackers.
How your information will be used
The information we collect will be passed to manufacturers to enable them to process your request, this may be a quotation, purchase order or service contract.
We may also share your data with other third parties as required by law or by our regulator, such as using your data to search against a sanction list or with a fraudulent claims prevention agency. This is not an exhaustive list, please let us know if you require more information on this. Should we provide your data to other third parties where it is not required by law or our regulator, such as a premium finance provider, or credit reference agencies, you will be notified in this event.
Length of data retention
We will retain your data for up to 6 years after our professional relationship has terminated however, data held electronically may be retained for longer if required by the firm.
Rights to access your data
You have a right, to obtain a copy of the personal information that we hold about you free of charge and within one month of the request. If you believe that any information held is incorrect or incomplete, you should contact us. This will be amended promptly.
Your right to object
You have the right to object to us processing personal data based on grounds relating to your situation. If you object to us processing your personal data we will stop unless: there are compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms or, the processing is for the establishment, exercise or defence of a legal claim.
You have the right to remove consent for us to hold and use your data and at this point we will ensure that your data is no longer used for the purposes for which you have provided it.
Your Right to Complain: You can complain to the Information Commissioners Office if you feel there is a problem with the way we have handled your data. Please contact https://ico.org.uk/concerns/handling/
Marketing: We take your privacy seriously and will only use your data to administer your account and to provide the products and services you have requested from us. We will not use your information or share your information with any other company for marketing purposes without your prior consent.
If you need any further information or need to contact us please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org or use our contact form.