We are scuseme Limited (the Company) and we own and operate www.scuseme.co.uk (the Site) and we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 9649712 and have our registered office and trading office is at 29 Lyndewode Road Cambridge CB1 2HN UK.
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is scuseme Limited and we are registered on the Information Commissioner’s Register of Data Controllers under registration number ZA144985.
This policy tells you how we deal with any personal data we collect from you, that you provide to us or that we receive from third parties. Please read it carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
Might this policy change? It may well do and any changes we make will be posted on this page. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to this policy as we will assume that you agree to them if you use the site after the date shown at the end of this policy.
What personal or other data do we collect? We collect and store the information which you give us via forms on the site (including when you register to use the site) – such as your name, address, email address – or when communicating with us by email or in some other way.
We may collect and store certain information automatically when you visit the site. Examples include the internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer or device to the internet, connection information such as browser type and version, your operating system and platform, a unique reference number linked to the data you enter on our system, login details, the full URL clickstream to, through and from the site (including date and time), cookie number and your activity on our site, including the pages you visited, the searches you made and, if relevant, the services you purchased.
We may also receive information about you from third parties if you use any websites or social media platforms operated by third parties (for example, Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn) and, if such functionality is available, you have chosen to link your profile on the site with your profile on those other websites or social media platforms.
We also work closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies) and may receive information about you from them.
If you are using the site as one of our registered service providers (a Service Provider), we will collect and store the information you supply to us during the application process and thereafter. We may also collect supplemental information about you from third parties. For example, we reserve the right to carry out Criminal Records Bureau and other checks into your background.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer or device (if you agree). You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, the site’s functionality will be limited if you do not accept cookies.
Cookies are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the site owner or others. ‘Session cookies’ are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser only until you leave the site. They allow websites to link your actions during a browser session. ‘Persistent cookies’ stay in the cookie file of your browser for longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). For further information on cookies, including how to use your browser to block them, visit: www.allaboutcookies.org