The words “Company”, “Company’s”, “Us”, “We”, “Our” refers to the registered company AssessCo Limited trading as AssessCo registered in England and Wales under company number 05775940. AssessCo is the Data Controller of your Information for the purposes of the GDPR Act 2018 (the “Act”). Our VAT registration number is 880396788 with business based at “Hassett House”, Hassett Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK40 1HA. The word "Website" refers to the domain name www.assessco.co.uk and all content within.
If you would like to opt out of marketing and communications from us, you may do so using the opt out link in the emails that we send, or by contacting us via email at GDPR@assessco.co.uk or in writing to “Hassett House”, Hassett Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK40 1HA.
For the purpose of General Data Protection Regulation, the data controller is AssessCo of “Hassett House”, Hassett Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK40 1HA.
Data we may collect from you
Whilst conducting business we may have to process the following types of data about you:
Information you give us.
You may give us information about you by filling in forms on our site www.assessco.co.uk or by communicating with us by phone, e-mail or in person and by any other method. This includes data that you provide to us when you register to use our website, request further information.
The data you give us may include:
First name, Middle name(s), Surname, Address, email address and preferred contact telephone number. This data is not sold to a third party is kept confidential to the company.
Data we may collect about you:
When visiting our Website, the following data may be captured about you.
Technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
Data about your visit to our Website, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
Data we may receive on you from other sources
We may receive data about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide. We are also working closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies) and may receive information about you from them.
Data we may collect about you
We will use this data:-
to administer our site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
to improve our site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure;
to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you;
to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our site about goods or services that may interest you or them.
Data we may receive on you from other sources
We may combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We may use this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of data we receive).
Where do we store your data?
All data you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted [using SSL technology].
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Access to data
The Act gives you the right to access data held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. You can exercise the right at any time by contacting us at “Hassett House”, Hassett Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK40 1HA or GDPR@assessco.co.uk.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
We may use the following cookies:
· Strictly necessary cookies.
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
· Analytical/performance cookies.
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
· Functionality cookies.
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
· Targeting cookies.
These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.