How we use and protect information we gather?
We are committed to ensuring that your privacy and personal information is protected and that we comply with the Data Protection Act at all times.
We will use your e-mail address solely to provide timely information about LA Heat Ltd. We may require information from you to understand your needs and provide you with a better service.
Where personal data is voluntarily provided through e-mail or electronic forms this data will only be used for the purpose it was provided and will not be given or sold to any third parties unless legally required to do so. Any email addresses you provide will be used to send you an acknowledgement or contact you if we need any more information.
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send confidential or private information to us by email, doing so is at your own risk.
A cookie is a very small encoded text document. When you visit a website that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Cookies provide a number of functions in order to make websites work effectively. There are different types of cookies, some are necessary for you to navigate around the website and use its features, some collect information about how you use the website to help improve the way the website works. Others store personal settings or preferences such as login details so you don’t have to keep entering the same information. Generally cookies are beneficial, making your interaction with websites easier.
A website can only access information about the cookie, it cannot access any other information on your computer.
Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
EU Directive on Cookies
At the time of writing this policy, the EU Directive requires that a person shall not store or gain access to information stored, in the terminal equipment of a user unless the user
(a) is provided with clear and comprehensive information about the purposes of the storage of, or access to, that information; and
(b) has given his or her consent.
In the UK the Information Commissioner is the regulatory body responsible for enforcing this Directive. For more information visit them at http://ico.org.uk/for_organisations/privacy_and_electronic_communications/the_guide/cookies
Clear and comprehensive information
The Information Commissioner advises that the end user must have access to information on what cookies are being set on a site, and what those cookies are doing.
The Information Commissioner advises that clients must obtain consent to store a cookie on a user or subscribers device.
We currently operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with the usage of cookies on our website.
For further guidance and how to control or delete cookies we recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org
We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.