Lucas Autocentre is sensitive to privacy issues on the Internet. We believe that it is important you know how we treat the information about you that we receive on the Internet. We fully conform with the requirements of the Data Protection Act of 1998.
In general, you may visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about you. Our servers collect the domain names, operating system in use (e.g. Macintosh, Windows) and browser (e.g. Internet Explorer). This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the Site, pages viewed, etc. Lucas Autocentre uses this information to measure the use of our Site and to improve the content of our Site. E-mail addresses and other personally identifiable information such as first and last name, home or other physical address, telephone number, and other similar information are known only when voluntarily provided by a visitor for registration or other participation of visitors in any available online interactive activities.
There are two kinds of cookies:
A session cookie is a line of text that is stored temporarily in your computer's RAM. Because a session cookie is never written to a drive, it is destroyed as soon as you close your browser. Lucas Autocentre make use of this type of cookie to track when a customer logs into the site.
A persistent cookie is a more permanent line of text that gets saved by your browser to a file on your hard drive. Depending on your browser settings, you may receive notification that a given site is requesting cookie information, possibly with an expiration date. Persistent cookies have an expiration date in the future. Session cookies have no date associated with them.
Use Of Your Information
We may use the personal information you provide for any of the following purposes: (1) to understand the use of our Site and make improvements; (2) to fulfill prizes; (3) to respond to specific requests from visitors; (4) to protect the security or integrity of our Site when necessary; (5) to send you notices and solicitations regarding Site and our businesses; and (6) in general to promote and market products to you. These solicitations may take the form of mailings or other couriers, telephone calls, e-mail solicitations and other methods of contact. If you do not want to receive these solicitations from us using your personally identifiable information, please notify us.
At times, we may conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profiles of our visitors. When we conduct a survey, we will try to let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect the information from you on the Internet. In accordance with the Privacy & Electronic Communications Act passed into law on 11th Dec 2003 - we do not send random marketing emails to personal email addresses (spam).
Disclosures Of Your Information
Unless otherwise disclosed during the collection, personally identifiable information that may be collected in connection with visitors to this Site is retained by Lucas Autocentre. Lucas Autocentre do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose this personally identifiable information outside this company, except where disclosure is required by law.
You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. Please write to us at the following address to obtain a copy of the personal information Lucas Autocentre holds about you: Lucas Autocentre, enclosing your postal details and a cheque for £10 payable to Lucas Autocentre.