PL PROJECTS’ PRIVACY STATEMENT 2018
This Privacy Statement sets out how PL Projects (‘The Company’) uses and protects any information that you give when you use our services or this website.
The Company is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
The Company may change this Privacy Statement from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes that we may have made. This Statement is effective from May 2018.
What We Collect
We may collect the following information:
• Name and job title.
• Contact information including email address and telephone number.
• Demographic information such as postcode, preferences, job and/or service interests.
• Resumes or CVs.
• Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers.
How We Use Your Personal Information
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service and in particular for the following reasons:
• Internal record keeping.
• To contact you about job opportunities.
• We may use the information to improve our products and services.
• We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
• From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We retain personal data for as long as necessary for the relevant activity for which it was provided or collected.
If you have applied for one of our job opportunities and have given our HR department consent to approach you for future opportunities, your contact details will be kept on our secured database system for two years. After that time, you will be contacted to complete a re-submission form which will ask you if you would still like to be informed by our HR department about any new opportunities we may have. If you choose not to remain on our system your data will be expunged from our databases.
Controlling Your Personal Information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
• Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes.
• If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by emailing us at email@example.com.
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. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting, if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You have the right under Data Protection Law, free of charge, to request:
• Access to your personal data held by us.
• Rectification or deletion of your personal data.
• A restriction on the processing of your personal data.
• Object to the processing of your personal data.
• A transfer of your personal data (data portability).
You can make a request in relation to any of the above rights by writing to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to such queries within 30 days and deal with requests we receive from you, in accordance with the provisions of Data Protection Law.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Your IP Address
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Site. Your IP address is also used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information about you. Your IP address may also be used to assist in the detection of fraud and we may pass this information to the police.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links To Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.