Data Protection Statement

This statement confirms AIT's commitment to protect your privacy and to process your personal information in a manner that meets the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

Who are we?

Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd (AIT) is a software distribution company based in Leeds. AIT’s registered address is 2 Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds LS14 1PQ and our company registration number is 4380885

How do we collect information from you?

We obtain information about you when you use our website, for example, when you contact us about products and services; we also collect information about you if you visit us at an exhibition or event or when you telephone us with an enquiry.

What type of information is collected from you?

The personal information we collect might include your name, address, email address, IP address, and information regarding what pages are accessed and when. If you purchase a product from us and pay by credit card, your card information is not held by us, it is collected by our third party payment processors, who specialise in the secure online capture and processing of credit/debit card transactions, as explained below.

How is your information used?

We may use your information to:

  • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into by you and us
  • Dealing with entries into a competition
  • To provide follow up customer service
  • To provide licensing and registration information
  • Complaints and dispute handling
  • Seek your views or comments on the service we provide
  • Improve our services
  • Send you communications which you have requested and that may be of interest to you. These may include information about the products and services we supply including Access Control, ID Management, Print Management and Email and Web Security.
  • To comply with our legal and regulatory obligations
  • Process a job application

Retention of personal information

We will not keep your personal information for longer than is necessary for our purposes

We review our retention periods for personal information on a regular basis. We are legally required to hold some types of information to fulfil our statutory obligations. We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for the relevant activity, or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with us.

Who has access to this information?

Only staff members of AIT have access to your information.

We do not sell or rent your information to third parties

We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.

Your Choices

You have a choice about whether or not you wish to receive information from us. If you do not want to receive direct marketing communications from us about our products and services, then you can select your choices by ticking the relevant boxes situated on the form on which we collect your information or by verbally telling us at an exhibition or during a telephone call.

We will not contact you for marketing purposes by email, phone or text message unless you have given your prior consent. We will not contact you for marketing purposes by post if you have indicated that you do not wish to be contacted this way. You can change your marketing preferences at any time by contacting us by email: info@ait.co.uk or by telephone on 0113 273 0300.

How you can access and update your information

The accuracy of your information is important to us. You have the right to ask for a copy of the information AIT hold about you and there is no cost for these requests. Request should be emailed to info@ait.co.uk or sent to us by post to Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd, 2 Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds LS14 1PQ

 If you change email address or think any of the other information we hold is inaccurate or out of date, please email us at info@ait.co.uk or write to us at Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd, 2 Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds LS14 1PQ

Security Precautions in place to protect your information.

When you give us personal information, we take steps to ensure that it’s treated securely. Any sensitive information (such as credit or debit card details) is encrypted and protected with the following software, 128 Bit encryption on SSL. When you are on a secure page, a lock icon will appear on the bottom of web browsers such as Microsoft Internet Explorer. AIT’s website www.ait.co.uk is a https site with the appropriate SSL certificates in place.

Non-sensitive details (your email address etc.) are transmitted via SSL encryption. Once we receive your information, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems. Where we have given (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Please do not share your password with anyone.

AIT has appropriate technical and organisational measures in place to prevent the unauthorised or unlawful processing of your personal information, and accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, your personal information.

Profiling

We may analyse your personal information to create a profile of your interests and preferences so that we can contact you with information relevant to you. We may make use of additional information about you when it is available from external sources to help us do this effectively. We may also use your personal information to detect and reduce fraud and credit risk.

Monitoring and recording of communications

We may monitor or record any communication between you and AIT for quality control and training purposes.

Use of 'cookies'

Like many other websites, the AIT website uses cookies. 'Cookies' are small pieces of information sent by an organisation to your computer and stored on your hard drive to allow that website to recognise you when you visit. They collect statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns and do not identify you as an individual.. This helps us to improve our website and deliver a better more personalised service.

It is possible to switch off cookies by setting your browser preferences. For more information on how to switch off cookies on your computer, visit our full cookies policy. Turning cookies of may result in a loss of functionality when using our website.

Further information about cookies can be found at: https://www.aboutcookies.org/

Links to other websites

AIT website contains links to other sites and is not responsible for the data protection and privacy practices within any of these other sites. We encourage you to be aware of this when you leave our site and to read the data protection and privacy statements on other websites you visit which collect personally identifiable information. This statement applies only to our website.

Transferring your information outside of Europe

As part of the services offered to you through this website, the information which you provide to us may be transferred to countries outside the European Union (“EU”). By way of example, this may happen if any of our servers are from time to time located in a country outside of the EU. These countries may not have similar data protection laws to the UK. By submitting your personal data, you’re agreeing to this transfer, storing or processing. If we transfer your information outside of the EU in this way, we will take steps to ensure that appropriate security measures are taken with the aim of ensuring that your privacy rights continue to be protected as outlined in this Policy.

Complaints about how we process your personal information

In the first instance, an individual should contact AIT. Complaints should be addressed to:

The CEO
Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd
2 Hawthorn Park
Coal Road
Leeds LS14 1PQ
Fax: 0113 273 0302

Email: complaints@ait.co.uk

How to get more information

If you have any questions about this statement, please contact:

Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd
2 Hawthorn Park
Coal Road
Leeds LS14 1PQ
Fax: 0113 273 0302

Email: info@ait.co.uk

Intellectual Property Rights

All material either on Altman Integrated Technologies Ltd (AIT) website or provided by AIT in hard copy is owned by AIT or is authorised for use by AIT and is protected by copyright, trade marks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.

The material featured on this website or provided in hard copy may be reproduced provided that it is reproduced accurately, not used in a misleading context and acknowledged as AITs’ copyright.

Any enquiries regarding the material on this website should be addressed to webmaster@ait.co.uk by email or letter to AIT, 2 Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds LS14 1PQ

© AIT copyright 2017

Disclaimer

While every reasonable effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this site is accurate, no guarantees for the currency or accuracy of information are made. AIT's website and material relating to information, products and services (or to third party information, products and services), is provided 'as is'. It is provided without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

AIT does not accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website. AIT does not warrant that the functions contained in the material in this site will be uninterrupted or error free. Also, AIT does not warrant that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available is free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, and reliability of the materials.

In no event will AIT be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of AIT's website.

These terms and conditions shall be covered by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

This statement may change from time to time. You should therefore review it regularly. Last updated August 2017.