Use of Information, Data Protection and Internet Privacy
We at TraditionalIrishGifts.com are concerned with your privacy, protection of privacy is extremely important to us. However, please remember that the security of information transmitted over the Internet cannot be completely assured. The following section describes the types of information generally collected at our site and the uses made of it
Personally Identifiable Information
We collect information such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any other information only when it is voluntarily submitted to us on this site. We use this information to improve the content of our web site and our level of service. Please note that by submitting personally identifiable information to us you are, unless you have indicated to the contrary, consenting to this information being processed for the above listed purposes.
Under the relevant data protection legislation (the Data Protection Act 1998 in the UK) you are entitled to obtain from us a copy of any data held regarding you and to have any inaccuracies in this data corrected.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Non-personally identifiable information may be collected in aggregate form. This information is collected to help track the total numbers of visits to our website, the amount of visitors to each page of our website, as well as the domain names of our the internet service providers that our visitors use. We may use this information, which always remains in aggregate, to further understand how our customers use our website in an aim to improve it.
We may place a cookie on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are simply small text files which give us info about how frequently someone visits our website, and what pages they visit. Cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information, however, if you give such information to us, it might be linked to data stored in the cookie.
We have strong security measures in place to guard against the misuse, loss and alteration of user data in our control. Except as outlined underneath, only authorised staff members are allowed access to information you give to us. Furthermore, we enforce strict rules on staff who have access to either the database that stores our user information or to servers on which our websites are hosted. Whilst we can't completely guarantee that any loss, misuse or alteration of data will not happen, we will make every reasonable effort to stop such occurrences.
Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
We will not rent or sell any personally identifiable information to any 3rd party for any purpose. In certain unusual circumstances, we may disclose your personally identifiable information in the following EXTREME cases:
(i) When we believe that disclosing this information is essential to contact, identify or start legal action against anyone who may be causing harm to you, or otherwise injuring or interfering with our rights, operations or property, other users of this website, or anyone else who might be harmed by such activities;
(ii) When we believe that the law requires it, or in response to a demand from law enforcement authorities in connection with criminal investigations, or civil and administrative authorities in connection with a civil case or administrative investigation.
You can request a copy of the information we hold about you, or withdraw your consent to us using your information for the above listed purposes, at any time by clicking on contact us and using one of the mediums provided.