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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage 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.
The Premier Group (thereafter also referred to as Premier) of companies are committed to privacy for everyone and compliance with the data Protection Acts of 1984 & 1998 which contain regulations which are designed to ensure that any data you provide us is processed fairly and lawfully with due care. The security of your data is important to us and we take care to use technical and organisational measures to prevent unauthorised or unlawful processing or disclosure.
By registering with Premier, we will request and store basic information such as your name, gender, address, e-mail address, telephone number on Premier’s computers. Premier may request additional personal information to provide a specific service you are seeking some of which may be deemed as sensitive personal data to fulfil obligations under the law and our business partners/customers. This information will be retained and kept accurately for a reasonable period of time and then archived.
Additionally, the personal information which you provide us together with the services you have accessed via us in the past, may be shared and used by the Premier Group companies and associated third parties with which we provide products or services. This is for the purpose of notifying you about enhanced products and services that become available from time to time. By submitting your information you consent to its use in this way, however if you would prefer you could opt out by contacting us by phone, email or writing. You can also request to see the information held about you on Premier computer and paper records by requesting subject access in writing.
The Premier Group Companies save from as otherwise provided in this policy statement or as required in UK law does not disclose personal information it holds about you to any third party for marketing purposes or for any other reason. In the event that Premier agrees to sell or otherwise transfer all or any part of its business to a third party it may transfer any personal information that it holds about you to that third party.
The Internet infrastructure is global, and it is not possible to predict the routes that information /data sent over the Internet will take, the information you provide may be transferred temporarily via a route which takes it outside the European Economic Area as it passes between you and us. By submitting your information to us you consent to this transfer of information.