Privacy Policy

Usher Engineering understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care
about how your personal data is used and shared online. We respect and value the privacy of
everyone who visits this website, (“Our Site”) and will only
collect and use personal data in ways that are described here, and in a manner that is
consistent with Our obligations and your rights under the law.
Please read this Privacy Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance
of Our Privacy Policy is deemed to occur upon your first use of Our Site. If you do not accept
and agree with this Privacy Policy, you must stop using Our Site immediately.
1. Definitions and Interpretation In this Policy the following terms shall have the following
“Cookie” means a small text file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when
you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site.
Details of the Cookies used by Our Site
are set out in section 13, below;
“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic
Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003;
“Personal data”
means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who
can be directly or indirectly identified from that data. In this case, it means personal
data that you give to Us via Our Site. This definition shall, where applicable,
incorporate the definitions provided in the EU Regulation 2016/679 –
the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”); and
“We/Us/Our” means usher engineering, a limited company registered in
England whose registered address is unit 3 Syderstone business park, mill lane,
syderstone, pe318se.
2. Information About Us
Our Site is owned and operated by usher engineering, whose registered address is
unit 3 Syderstone business park, mill lane, syderstone, pe318se.

Our Data Protection Officer is Mr S Usher, and can be contacted by email at

3. What Does This Policy Cover?
This Privacy Policy applies only to your use of Our Site. Our
Site may contain links to other websites. Please note that We have no control over how your
data is collected, stored, or used by other
websites and We advise you to check the privacy
policies of any such websites before providing any data to them.
4. Your Rights
4.1 As a data subject, you have the following rights under the GDPR, which this Policy and
Our use of personal data hav e been designed to uphold:
4.1.1 The right to be informed about Our collection and use of personal data;
4.1.2 The right of access to the personal data We hold about you (see section 12);
4.1.3 The right to rectification if any personal data We hold about you is inaccurate or
4.1.4 The right to be forgotten – i.e. the right to ask Us to delete any personal data We hold
about you (We only hold your personal data for a limited time, as explained in section 6 but
if you would like Us to delete it sooner, please contact Us);
4.1.5 The right to restrict (i.e. prevent) the processing of your personal data;
4.1.6 The right to data portability (obtaining a copy of your personal data to reuse with
another service or organisation);
4.1.7 The right to object to Us using your personal data for particular purposes; and
4.1.8 Rights with respect to automated decision making and profiling.
4.2 If you have any cause for complaint about Our use of your personal data, please contact
Us using the details provided in section 14 and We will do Our best to solve the problem for
you. If We are unable to help, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the UK’s
supervisory authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office.
4.3 For further information about your rights, please contact the Information
Commissioner’s Office or your local Citizens Advice Bureau.
5. What Data Do We Collect?
Depending upon your use of Our Site, We may collect some or
all of the following personal and non-personal data (please also see section 13 on Our use of
Cookies and similar technologies):
5.1 name;
5.2 business/company name
5.3 contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
5.4 demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;
5.5 financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;
5.6 IP address;
5.7 web browser type and version;
5.8 operating system;
5.9 a list of URLs starting with a refer
ring site, your activity on Our Site, and the site you exit to.
6. How Do We Use Your Data?
6.1 All personal data is processed and stored securely, for no longer than is necessary in light
of the reason(s) for which it was first collected. We will comply with Our obligations and
safeguard your rights under the GDPR at all times. For more details on security see section 7,
6.2 Our use of your personal data will always have a lawful basis, either because it is
necessary for Our performance of a contract with you, because you have consented to Our
use of your personal data (e.g. by subscribing to emails), or because it is in Our legitimate
interests. Specifically, We may use your data for the following purposes:
6.2.1 Providing and managing your access to Our Site;
6.2.2 Personalising and tailoring your experience on Our Site;
6.2.3 Supplying Our services to you (please note that We require your personal data in order
to enter into a contract with you);
6.2.4 Personalising and tailoring Our services for you;
6.2.5 Replying to emails from you;
6.2.6 Supplying you with emails that you have opted into (you may unsubscribe or opt-out at
any time;
6.2.7 Market research;
6.2.8 Analysing your use of Our Site and gathering feedback to enable Us to continually
improve Our Site and your user experience.
6.3 With your permission and/or where permitted by law, We may also use your data for
marketing purposes which may include contacting you by email, telephone, text message
and/or post with information, news and offers on Our services. We will not, however, send
you any unsolicited marketing or spam and will take all reasonable steps to ensure that We
fully protect your rights and comply with Our obligations under the GDPR and the Privacy
and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.
6.4 You have the right to withdraw your consent to Us using your personal data at any time,
and to request that We delete it.
6.5 We do not keep your personal data for any longer than is necessary in light of the
reason(s) for which it was first collected.
7. How and Where Do We Store Your Data?
7.1 We only keep your personal data for as long as We need to in order to use it as de
scribed above in section 6, and/or for as long as We have your permission to keep it.
7.2 Some or all of your data may be stored outside of the European Economic Area (“the
EEA”) (The EEA consists of all EU member states, plus Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein).
You are deemed to accept and agree to this by using Our Site and submitting information to
 Us. If We do store data outside the EEA, We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your
data is treated as safely and securely as it would be within the UK and under the GDPR.
7.3 Data security is very important to Us, and to protect your data We have taken suitable
measures to safeguard and secure data collected through Our Site.
8. Do We Share Your Data?
8.1 Subject to section
8.2, We will not share any of your data with any third parties for any purposes.
8.3 We may sometimes contract with third parties to supply services to you on Our behalf.
These may include payment processing, delivery of goods, search engine facilities,
advertising, and marketing. In some cases, the third parties may require access to some or
all of your data. Where any of your data is required for such a purpose, We will take all
reasonable steps to ensure that your data will be handled safely, securely, and in accordance
with your rights, Our obligations, and the obligations of the third party under the law.
8.4 We may compile statistics about the use of Our Site including data on traffic, usage
patterns, user numbers, sales, and other information. All such data will be anonymised and
will not include any personally identifying data, or any anonymised data that can be
combined with other data and used to identify you. We may from time to time share such
data with third parties such as prospective investors, affiliates, partners, and advertisers.
Data will only be shared and used within the bounds of the
8.5 We may sometimes use third party data processors that are located outside of the
European Economic Area (“the EEA”) (The EEA consists of all EU member states, plus
Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein). Where We transfer any personal data outside
the EEA, We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated as safely and securely as
it would be within the UK and under the GDPR.
8.6 In certain circumstances, We may be legally required to share certain data held by Us,
which may include your personal data, for example, where We are involved in legal
proceedings, where We are complying with legal requirements, a court order, or a
governmental authority.
9. What Happens If Our Business Changes Hands?
9.1 We may, from time to time, expand or reduce Our business and this may involve the sale
and/or the transfer of control of all or part of Our business. Any personal data that you have
provided will, where it is relevant to any part of Our business that is being transferred, be
transferred along with that part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under
the terms of this Privacy Policy, be permitted to use that data only for the same purposes for
which it was originally collected by Us.
9.2 In the event that any of your data is to be transferred in such a manner, you will not be
contacted in advance and informed of the changes.
10. How Can You Control Your Data?
10.1 In addition to your rights under the GDPR, set out in section 4, when you submit
personal data via Our Site, you may be given options to restrict Our use of your data. In
particular, We aim to give you strong controls on Our use of your data for direct marketing
purposes (including the ability to opt-out of receiving emails from Us which you may do by
unsubscribing using the links provided in Our emails and at the point of providing your
10.2 You may also wish to sign up to one or more of the preference services operating in the
UK: The Telephone Preference Service (“t
he TPS”), the Corporate Telephone Preference Service (“the CTPS”), and the Mailing Preference Service (“the MPS”). These may help to prevent you receiving unsolicited marketing. Please note, however, that these services will not prevent you from receiving marketing communications that you have consented to
11. Your Right to Withhold Information
11.1 You may access certain areas of Our Site without providing any data at all. However, to
use all features and functions available on Our Site you may be required to submit or allow
for the collection of certain data.
11.2 You may restrict Our use of Cookies.
12. How Can You Access Your Data?
You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal data held by Us (where such data
is held). Under the GDPR, no fee is payable, and We will provide any and all information in
response to your request free of charge. Please contact Us for more details using the contact
details on our website.
13. Our Use of Cookies
13.1 Our Site may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device.
First party Cookies are those placed directly by Us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies
to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Site and to provide and improve Our
services. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your
privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.
13.2 All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.
13.3 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up
requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of
Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to
you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of Our
Site may not function fully or as intended.
13.4 Certain features of Our Site depend on Cookies to function. Cookie Law deems these
Cookies to be “strictly necessary”. Your consent will not be sought to place these Cookies, but
it is still important that you are aware of them. You may still block these Cookies by changing
your internet browser’s settings, but please be aware that Our Site may not work properly if
you do so. We have taken great care to ensure that your privacy is not at risk by allowing
13.5 Our Site uses analytics services. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect
and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Site is
used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Site and the services offered through it. You do
not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any
risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our
Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
13.6 The analytics service(s) used by Our Site use(s) Cookies to gather the required information.
13.7 In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies
in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you
wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers
accept Cookies, but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in
your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.
13.8 You can choose to delete Cookies on your computer or device at any time, however you
may lose any information that enables you to access Our Site more quickly and efficiently
including, but not limited to, login and personalisation settings.
13.9 It is recommended that you keep your internet browser and operating system up-to-date
and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet
 browser and manufacturer of your computer or device if you are unsure about adjusting your
privacy settings.
14. Contacting Us
If you have any questions about Our Site or this Privacy Policy, please contact Us by email at Please ensure that your query is clear, particularly if it is
a request for information about the data We hold about you (as under section 12, above).
15. Changes to Our Privacy Policy
We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time (for example, if the law changes). Any
changes will be immediately posted on Our Site and you will be deemed to have accepted
the terms of the Privacy Policy on your first use of Our Site following the alterations. We
recommend that you check this page regularly to keep up-to-date.