Privacy policy | Car Services in Reading

Privacy policy | Car Services in Reading

Vehicle Repair Service Agreement

Welcome to Car Services in Reading, a company responsible for your car’s repair and maintenance.

This privacy policy applies between “You” (the user or visitor of this site) and “Car Services in Reading” (the owner of this site). Please read these terms carefully before you book any of our services, as they affect your legal rights. You should refrain from using this site if you don’t wish to be bound by these rules.

This privacy policy together with our terms and conditions sets out important information about how we collect and use your information when you browse or use our service through the website. In this Privacy Policy, “you” and “your” means the person who is using this website and booking our services.

You must be 18 of age or above to use this website. By going further and accepting these terms and conditions, you confirm to us that you are 18 years of age and are eligible to use this website.

The data we collect about you

We collect your data or information. Personal information is any information through which an individual can be identified.

The information we collect about you can be categorized as

Identity data consists of first name, last name, username, date of birth, gender.

Contact data consists of billing address, delivery address, email address, and mobile number

Financial data consists of bank account and card details

Technical data consists of internet protocol (IP) address, login data, time zone and location, and other technology that you use to access the website.

Profile data consists of username and password, details of your orders and purchases.

How we collect data

Data can be gathered in two ways:

  • The information you provide us.
  • The information that is automatically collected.

The information you provide us

Most of your data is provided to us by you. We save the data that you enter when you register on our website. Your contact details are also added to the website by you. We keep records of your purchases and order for any future use. We store data from every interaction that happens between you and us. We keep information about your social networking profile, car registration, car location, car details, MOT information, tax information, and other information from the account from which you are registering.

The information that is automatically collected

All the technical information is collected automatically when you interact with us through our website. This may include your IP address, your location, device type, and time zone. We also keep records of your visit time on our site and the information about which pages you visited.

The data is automatically collected through cookies. For more information about the function of cookies and how we use them, read in the section “Cookies”.

How we use your information

We may use your data or information for the following reasons:

  • To give you access to the website, to provide you with any requested service or information.
  • To contact you about the collection, delivery, or progress of any services that you may have purchased from us.
  • To keep you updated about our latest products and services if you haven’t opted out of receiving such messages.
  • To get feedback from you, so we can improve our services and products according to your preferences.
  • For safety purposes

Whom we share your data with

We may share your data with the groups of the following for the following reasons:

  • Our agents, employees, partners, and anyone who helps us to manage customer booking and makes sure that the services are provided.
  • Any third parties that require personal data to help us provide you with the services that you purchased.
  • Any third party that you consent to us sharing your data with them for marketing purposes.

Keeping your data secure

  • We will use technical and organizational safety measures to safeguard your data. We will not let any party use your personal information for any unauthorized access or any illegal action
  • All your data is stored on secure and reliable servers. 
  • All of your payment details are encrypted using SSL technology.
  • If you suspect any breach of data or misuse of your account, you must contact us on the details provided at the start of these privacy policies.

Data retention

  • Unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law, we will only hold your Data on our systems for the period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this privacy policy or until you request that the Data be deleted.
  • Even if we delete your Data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes.

Your rights of the information we hold about you

Your rights you have in respect to the personal data we hold about you include:

  • The right to request a copy of the data we have of you. You can request us to update or delete any information. if we provide you the access, we will not charge anything from you. we might reject your request if it is excessive in some way, but we will tell you the reason for the rejection.
  • The right to stop us from using your information for marketing purposes.
  • The right to object to our use of your information including where we use it and how we use it.
  • If you have any queries or you want to opt-out of any update of our services and products, you can contact us through the details provided at the start of these privacy policies.

Links to other websites

This website may provide links to any other websites. We are not responsible for the content provided on those websites. This privacy policy doesn’t extend to the use of these websites.

Changes in business ownership and control

  • Our company expands or reduces our business and it may include the transfer of ownership of the company. The data provided by our customers, where relevant to our business, maybe transferred with that part.
  • We may disclose your information to a potential buyer of our business.
  • In the above-mentioned situation, we will first ensure that your privacy is fully protected.

Cookies

  • This website may access certain cookies on your device. You use these cookies to improve your experience with us and to increase our range of services.
  • All the cookies on this website are used according to the current UK and EU cookies law.
  • You will be shown a bar requesting your consent to sell those cookies when you visit our website. You can either accept them or reject them. If you reject them, you will be able to access some of our services and the website may not perform as expected.
  • We strictly use only the cookies which save your login info and the cookies which help us to present you with the best services.

Change in the privacy policy

We hold the right to make any changes to the privacy policy when we deem necessary or as required by the law. Any changes will be immediately uploaded to the website. You are obligated to check the privacy policy page for any new updates. You will accept all the terms of privacy policy when you first visit our website.

General

  • These terms and conditions are not devised for the benefit of, and will not be exercisable by any third party. The Contracts (third party rights) Act 1999 shall not be applied to these terms and conditions.
  • If any part of this privacy policy is considered illegal, invalid, or unenforceable by a court or a proficient authority, it will be updated according to the right laws or will be deleted if required. The rest of the terms and conditions will stay valid and enforceable in such a situation.
  • Any delay or omission in applying the rights in these terms of conditions may not be deemed as a waiver of those rights unless it is in writing or signed by us.
  • This privacy policy shall be governed and constructed in accordance with the law of England and Wales and any issues occurring under these terms shall be subject to the sovereignty of the English and Welsh courts.