The Safety Supply Company US (We / Us) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This privacy notice sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
For the purpose of the General Data Protection Regulation, the data controller is The Safety Supply Company US, 3415 W LAKE MARY BLVD NUM 950803 LAKE MARY, FL 32746
Personal data we may collect from you
We collect the following information from customers and suppliers:
- Job title
- Email address
- Telephone number
- Bank details (for suppliers)
Why we collect personal data from you and the lawful basis for doing so
Your personal data is processed so that we can conduct business as a provider of safety equipment and corporate workwear. This includes communicating with potential customers and existing customers regarding the supply of services by us, completing transactions and keeping customers informed of our services. Personal data is also used to communicate with our suppliers so that we may purchase goods or services.
We have identified the lawful basis for the above purposes of processing as:
‘processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, in particular where the data subject is a child.’
The legitimate interest identified is that of conducting business as a supplier of safety equipment and corporate workwear.
If you do not provide us with the information we require to complete a transaction, then we will be unable to provide a service to you if you are a customer or to purchase goods or services from you if you are a supplier.
Disclosure of your personal data
Customer and supplier personal data stored on our dashboard system is stored on IT systems hosted by an external provider. Contact details submitted to our website are also stored on IT systems hosted by an external web hosting provider. The company also makes use of document storage and email systems supported by an external provider.
Transaction information including customer and supplier details are managed through specialist accounting software, hosted by an external provider.
Customer details may also be passed to external providers to offer delivery tracking and notification information to customers. Also, customer details may be passed to external providers who offer services for our customers to review their experience with us, with the aim of improving the offerings of The Safety Supply Company US.
The company also makes use of a “live chat” facility on their website. This service is supplied by an external provider who manage all personal data submitted by the user.
How long we will keep your personal data
Your personal data will be kept on our financial accounting and customer service systems for 5 years after our relationship with you ends. Any email correspondence will be kept for 8 years in line with our email retention period.
Your rights as data subjects
The General Data Protection Regulation provides data subjects certain rights relating to the processing of their personal data. Given the nature of the processing carried out by us, and the lawful basis we have identified for that processing, you have the following rights:
- You may request from us access to the personal data we process concerning you through making a subject access request (or SAR).
- You may request rectification of the personal data we process concerning you where it is incomplete or inaccurate.
- You may request, subject to certain criteria, the erasure of the personal data we process concerning you.
- You may request that we restrict the processing of personal data concerning you. Restriction means that we will only store the personal data and not further process it.
- You have the right to object to your personal data being processed. If we receive such an objection, we will, where required under the General Data Protection Regulation stop processing your personal data.
- You have the right to data portability whereby we will provide you your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
You can make a request expressing your rights by writing to us at the address above, or by using the contact form on our website.
We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.
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