At On Point Content, we aim to be open about how our website collects user data. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to our website and this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
The data controller responsible in respect of the information processed on this website is On Point Content.
It is important for you to know your ‘data rights’; crucially, your right to not to have personal data used for direct marketing purposes. Under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), you have the right to access, modify, and delete your data.
You may withdraw consent for data processing at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or writing to On Point Content, Albany House, Church Road, Thorrington, Essex, CO7 8HP.
You may also instruct us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes. Our contact details are above should you wish to exercise these important rights.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you, in relation to any personal information we hold on you. Following a request we require up to 14 working days to provide you with your information.
We may withhold such personal information to the extent permitted by law.
Information relating to your financial transactions with us will be kept for the period required by relevant UK tax and revenue legislation.
In all other cases, we will erase or anonymise your data once it is no longer necessary for the purpose we obtained it for.
You may instruct us to make any changes to data that is inaccurate or to delete data that is no longer required for a specified purpose.
Based on your actions on our website e.g. form completion, we will identify trading partners with whom we may share the personal data you have provided.
In addition, we may disclose your personal information:
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
(c) to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);
(d) to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset that we are (or are contemplating) selling; and
(e) to any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of that personal information where, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority would be reasonably likely to order disclosure of that personal information.
A cookie consists of a piece of text sent by a web server to your web browser, which is then stored by your browser. The information is then sent back to our web server each time your browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify individual web browsers. It does not contain personally identifiable information such as your name or other personal details – but may enable us to identify and profile your activities if you are logged in to our site.
Accessing our free blog content
When you can access our free blog posts, a cookie is placed on your computer by our content management system (CMS) WordPress, which uses a session cookie. This temporary cookie is not used for tracking purposes, it’s an essential, “strictly necessary” part of providing content to you through our CMS.
We use other web services provided by other companies to improve the experience for users of Onpointcontent.co.uk and to help us review how we improve our service for users and commercially.
How do I block cookies from these service?
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, On our privacy notice and cookies pop-up on our website, which can also be found as a tab at the bottom of each of On Point Content’s web pages, you will find links for modifying cookies.
Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this one.
On Point Content’s website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Information which you provide may be transferred to countries, including the United States, which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area.
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.
You expressly agree to such transfers of personal information.
We will take reasonable technical and business operational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure servers. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
You can update the information we hold on you at any time by emailing email@example.com or writing to On Point Content, Albany House, Church Road, Thorrington, Essex, CO7 8HP