We are 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, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page to ensure that you are satisfied with any changes. This policy is effective from January 1, 2018.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- company name and type of business
- contact information for person for us to contact including title and email address
- demographic information such as location, preferences for types of equipment you may have an interest in purchasing or services that we may provide
- other information relevant to customer needs and our offers
What we do with the information we gather
We request this information to understand your needs and provide you with better service, and, in particular, we may use it for the following purposes:
- Internal record keeping.
- To improve our offerings and services.
- To periodically send promotional email for direct marketing of our auctions, equipment offerings and other services and other information which we think you may find useful or interesting for your business to the email address you provided.
- From time to time, to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
- To modify the website and our messaging to you.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure while affording you opportunities geared to your business. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we maintain physical, electronic and managerial safeguards to secure the information we obtain.
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Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information. If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by editing your email preferences.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. 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 email@example.com.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.