Network Executive Chauffeurs

PRIVACY POLICY

  1. INTRODUCTION

Network Executive Chauffeurs is committed to protecting your privacy and security. This policy explains how and why we use your personal data, to ensure you remain informed and in control of your information.

From 1st Mat 2018 Network Executive Chauffeurs will ask its customers to “opt-in” for marketing communications. This is due to a change to the rules which govern how we can communicate with you and a new regulation on personal data (the General Data Protection Regulation) coming into force in May 2018. Therefore we are introducing a new approach that relies on you giving us your consent about how we can contact you. This means you’ll have the choice as to whether you want to receive these messages and be able to select how you want to receive them (email, phone, SMS or post).

You can decide not to receive communications or change how we contact you at any time. If you wish to do so please contact us by emailing info@nec.uk.net , writing to Network Executive Chauffeurs , Bradford Court Business Centre, Brsdford Street, Birmingham B12 0NS

We will never sell your personal data, and will only ever share basic information with affiliates we work with where necessary to provide the service as instructed by yourself thus maintaining a guarantee for privacy and security.

Questions?

Any questions you have in relation to this policy or how we use your personal data should be sent to info@nec.uk.net or addressed to The Data Protection Officer, Bradford Court Business Centre, Bradford street, Birmingham B12 0NS.

  1. ABOUT US

Your personal data (i.e. any information which identifies you, or which can be identified as relating to you personally) will be collected and used by Network Executive Chauffeurs registered in the UK company number 07803946 Network Executive Chauffeurs are based at Bradford Court Business Centre, Bradford street, Birmingham B12 0NS.For the purposes of data protection law, Network Executive Chauffeurs will be the controller.

  1. WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Personal data you provide

We collect data you provide to us. This includes information you give in relation to us providing transportation services for yourself or known associates, clients or colleagues from . For example:

  • personal details (name, email, address, telephone etc.) when completing a booking form or sending us an email
  • financial information (payment information such as credit/debit card or direct debit details, Please see section 8 for more information on payment security

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We may collect information from social media where you have given us permission to do so, or if you post on one of our social media pages.

Sensitive personal data

We do not normally collect or store sensitive personal data (such as information relating to health, beliefs or political affiliation) Accidents or incidents

If an accident or incident occurs whilst in our care, or involving one of our staff  then we’ll keep a record of this (which may include personal data and sensitive personal data).

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  1. HOW WE USE INFORMATION

We only ever use your personal data with your consent, or where it is necessary in order to:

  • enter into, or perform, a contract with you;
  • comply with a legal duty;
  • protect your vital interests;
  • for our own (or a third party’s) lawful interests, provided your rights don’t override the these.

In any event, we’ll only use your information for the purpose or purposes it was collected for (or else for closely related purposes):

Marketing

We may use personal data to communicate directly with you, to promote  Network Executive Chauffeurs and to help profile the company. This includes keeping you up to date with any offers or new servcies. For further information on this please see Section 5 (Marketing).

Administration

We use personal data for administrative purposes (i.e. to produce invoices for payment). This includes:

  • fulfilling services (whether placed online, over the phone or by email);
  • helping us respect your choices and preferences (e.g. if you ask not to receive marketing material, we’ll keep a record of this).

Internal research and analysis

We may carry out research and analysis on our customers, to determine work flow, better understand customer requirements and responses and identify patterns and trends. This helps inform our approach towards improving our services and be a more effective organisation. Understanding our Customers, their interests and what they care about also helps us provide a better experience (e.g. through more relevant communications).

  1. DISCLOSING AND SHARING DATA

We will never sell your personal data. If you have opted-in to marketing, we may contact you with information new services, but these communications will always come from Network Executive Chauffeurs and are usually incorporated into our own marketing materials

We may share personal data with subcontractors or suppliers who provide us with services. For example, if you order a service whereby we use a trusted affiliate in another area of the country, your name and address or clients address details whichever appropriate to providing the service will be shared with our affiliate. However, these activities will be carried out under a contract which imposes strict requirements on our supplier to keep your information confidential and secure.

  1. MARKETING

From 1st May 2018, Network Executive Chauffeurs will ask its customers to “opt-in” for most communications. This includes all our marketing communications (the term marketing is broadly defined and, for instance, covers information about services from Network Executive Chauffeurs).

This means you’ll have the choice as to whether you want to receive these messages and be able to select how you want to receive them (post, phone, email, text).

You can decide not to receive communications or change how we contact you at any time. If you wish to do so please contact info@nec.uk.net or addressed to The Data Protection Officer, Bradford Court Business Centre, Bradford street, Birmingham B12 0NS.

What does ‘marketing’ mean?

Marketing does not just mean offering things for sale, but also includes news and information about:

  • Our services
  • Price changes
  • Promotions
  • New Sales.

When you receive a communication, we may collect information about you respond to or interact with that communication, and this may affect how we communicate with you in future.

Newsletters

We do not currently issue newsletters but should we do in future we would seek your permission with an ‘opt in’ beforehand

  1. RESEARCH AND PROFILING

This section explains how and why we use personal data to build profiles which enable us to understand our customers, improve our relationship with them, and provide a better experience.

Analysis and grouping

We analyse our customers to simply determine work patterns and pricing. We do this by assessing previous or historic work flow).

  1. HOW WE PROTECT DATA

We employ a variety of physical and technical measures to keep your data safe and to prevent unauthorised access to or use or disclosure of your personal information.

Electronic data and databases are stored on secure computer systems and we control who has access to information (using both physical and electronic means). Our staff are aware of the importance of data protection and trained accordingly and we have a set of detailed data protection procedures which personnel are required to follow when handling personal data.

Payment security

All electronic forms that request information will use the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol to encrypt the data between your browser and our servers.

If you pay for services using a credit card, details collected are securely used with our payment provider (First Data). Network Executive Chauffeurs complies with the payment card industry data security standard (PCI-DSS) published by the PCI Security Standards Council, and will never store card details.

Of course, we cannot guarantee the security of your home computer or the internet, and any online communications (e.g. information provided by email or our website) are at the user’s own risk.

CCTV

Our premises have CCTV and you may be recorded when you visit them. CCTV is there to help provide security and to protect both you and the RSPB. CCTV will only be viewed when necessary (e.g. to detect or prevent crime) and footage is only stored temporarily. Unless it is flagged for review CCTV will be recorded over.

Network Executive Chauffeurs operates from a services office block which complies with the Information Commissioner’s Office CCTV Code of Practice, and notices are in place so you know when CCTV is in use.

  1. STORAGE

Where we store information

Network Executive Chauffeurs operations are based in the UK and we store our data within the European Union. Some organisations which provide services to us may transfer personal data outside of the EEA, but we’ll only allow them to do if your data is adequately protected.

How long we store information

We will only use and store information for so long as it is required for the purposes it was collected for. How long information will be stored for depends on the information in question and what it is being used for. For example, if you ask us not to send you marketing emails, we will stop storing your emails for marketing purposes (though we’ll keep a record of your preference not to be emailed).

We continually review what information we hold and delete what is no longer required. We never store payment card information.

  1. KEEPING YOU IN CONTROL

We want to ensure you remain in control of your personal data. Part of this is making sure you understand your legal rights, which are as follows:

  • the right to confirmation as to whether or not we have your personal data and, if we do, to obtain a copy of the personal information we hold (this is known as subject access request);
  • the right to have your data erased (though this will not apply where it is necessary for us to continue to use the data for a lawful reason);
  • the right to have inaccurate data rectified;
  • the right to object to your data being used for marketing or profiling; and
  • where technically feasible, you have the right to personal data you have provided to us which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or the performance of a contract. This information will be provided in a common electronic format.

Please keep in mind that there are exceptions to the rights above and, though we will always try to respond to your satisfaction, there may be situations where we are unable to do so.

If you would like further information on your rights or wish to exercise them, please write to The Data Protection Officer, Bradford Court Business Centre, Bradford street, Birmingham B12 0NS. Or email info@nec.uk.net

We can provide you with a template subject access form which includes guidance on how to make your request (and will help us respond more quickly). Please contact us for a copy of this.

Complaints

You can complain to Network Executive Chauffeurs directly by contacting our data protection officer using the details set out above. If wish to make a complaint which does not directly relate to your data protection and privacy rights, you can do so in accordance with our open complaint policy.

If you are not happy with our response, or you believe that your data protection or privacy rights have been infringed, you can complain to the UK Information Commissioner’s Office which regulates and enforces data protection law in the UK. Details of how to do this can be found at www.ico.org.uk

  1. COOKIES AND LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Cookies

Our website uses local storage (such as cookies) to provide you with the best possible experience and to allow you to make use of certain functionality Further information can be obtained by emailing info@nec.uk.net

Our website contains hyperlinks to many other websites. We are not responsible for the content or functionality of any of those external websites (but please let us know if a link is not working by using the 'Contact us' link via our websie www.networkexecutivechauffeurs.com

If an external website requests personal information from you not relating to Network Executive Chauffeurs the information you provide will not be covered by the Network Executive Chauffeurs Privacy Policy. We suggest you read the privacy policy of any website before providing any personal information.

When purchasing goods or services from any of the businesses that our site links to, you will be entering into a contract with them (agreeing to their terms and conditions) and not with Network Executive Chauffeurs.

  1. CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We’ll amend this Privacy Policy from time to time to ensure it remains up-to-date and accurately reflects how and why we use your personal data. The current version of our Privacy Policy will always be posted on our website.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 1st May 2018