Hand-etched 'Property of the House of Commons' bottle and 'Heart' bottle | Blasted, Sheffield

Hand-etched 'Property of the House of Commons' bottle and 'Heart' bottle | Blasted, Sheffield

Privacy

 

What is this Privacy Policy for?

This privacy policy is for this website (www.blastedbottle.co.uk) and served by the company Blasted and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.

The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.

The Website

This website and its owner take a proactive approach to user privacy and to ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.

Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Where applicable this website uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer/device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user's computer/device.

Cookies are small files saved to the user's computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user's interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google's privacy policy here for further information [ http://www.google.com/privacy.html ].

Other cookies may be stored to your computers hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or adverts. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected.

GDPR Compliance

To comply with the General Data Protection Compliance, please note the follwing information :

  • Information collected by Blasted: For customers making an order: customer’s name, customer address, delivery address (where different), phone number (where supplied), email address, date of order and amount paid. For those completing a contact form: name, email address, date of contact
  • Who is collecting this information? Blasted uses a Squarespace website. The information outlined above is collected at the time of your order. Your payment is made via Stripe. Blasted has no information concerning your bank details: we are simply informed by Stripe that your payment has been made, allowing us to process your order.
  • How your information collected? At the time of you making your order from Blasted.
  • Why is it being collected? To allow us know that you have made an order
  • How will it be used? To allow Blasted to post/deliver your order. The information collected will be retained for seven years to comply with HMRC regulations.

Your information will not be passed on by Blasted to any other person or organisation.

To protect the data that we do collect, Blasted uses password protection on our electronic devices, uses up-to-date antivirus software (F-Secure) and operates from secure premises.

Contact & Communication

Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. although please note very effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process. Your details are not passed on to any third parties. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely in accordance with GDPR regulations 2018 (see information above). If you require that details given via the Contact Form be removed, please email us and we will remove this information.  

Email Newsletter

This website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by this website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. The newsletter is operated Via MailChimp who have a two stage verification process to comply with GDPR.

In compliance with UK Spam Laws and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email. 

External Links

Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites)

The owner of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

Shortened Links in Social Media

This website and its owners through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls [web addresses] (this is an example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo). 

Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.