In this policy, Wintech (otherwise referred to in this statement as “the Company”, “we” or “us”) illustrate our strong commitment to privacy and demonstrate the policies and practices that we have implemented to protect your personal information.
Wintech Limited are part of the Wintech Group of Companies and is registered in England No. 2430998
When you contact us with an enquiry, whether that is through our website contact form, email, telephone or face-to-face, we log certain details of you as an individual representing your company. These will include your name, title, email address, company name, direct dial and mobile number.
We will use this collected personal data in order for you to receive a suitable response and to provide information on services requested on a lawful basis.
To perform a contract with you
Our legitimate interest
The Subscribe form on our website asks for your name, company and email address; this information is only used in the sending out of our eshots consensually.
The Technical Data Book Request Form requires your consent to receive Wintech’s eshots in return for us mailing out the free publication. This requires your name, company, email address and postal address. Your postal address is only used to send the free Technical Data Book to and your email address is only used to send our eshots to.
You are free to unsubscribe from our eshots at any time via the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email. If you do this, we will not send any unsolicited mail to your registered email address.
We do not and will never share personal client information with third parties.
We will retain your data from the enquiry stage as long as necessary to deal with your query and as long as you might raise a claim thereafter, based on our legal and regulatory requirements.
If you would like further information about data protection you can visit the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) at ico.org.uk. The ICO is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest and data privacy for individuals. We comply with all ICO regulatory and statutory requirements. You have the right to make a complaint to the ICO regarding the handling of your data.
We may use your personal details in order to conduct identity checks as required by law as a measure to prevent money laundering. The personal data we have collected from you at application or any stage may be shared with fraud prevention agencies. We are required by law to review transactions and report any which may be suspected of being related to money laundering activities.
We implement appropriate technical and organisational safeguards to protect against unauthorised or unlawful processing of personal data and against accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to personal data. Please be advised, however, that we cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with the storage and transmission of Personal Data.
In the event of a breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, personal data, including breaches that are the result of both accidental and deliberate causes, we will notify the Information Commissioner’s Office of the breach within 72 hours from its discovery. We will also contact individuals where the breach is likely to result in a high risk to the rights and freedoms of those individuals.
Our site contains links to outside sites which are provided as useful information sources for our visitors, for example in our news posts to add additional depth. We endeavour to provide only relevant and credible links but we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third party sites that you interact with.
Any images we use on the site are obtained through the consent of clients, bought legally through stock websites or are Wintech’s own.