Boolerang may change this from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page frequently to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 25/10/2015. By visiting http://boolerang.co.uk (the “Site”) you are accepting and consenting to the practices set out in this policy.
The Site complies with all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy, including the Data Protection Act 1998 and any other applicable legislation.
- Information We May Collect
Your actions on the Site may result in you giving us information. Actions include but are not limited to: subscribing to the newsletter, creating job listings, applying for jobs and the use of Live Chat functionalities. Information collected/received (including those items typically present on curricula vitae and cover letters) may include your: name, gender, email address, address, postcode, phone number, referee contact details (name, email address, address, phone number and postcode), and financial and credit card information. In addition, when you interact with the Site we may collect your Internet protocol (IP) address, internet service provider (ISP), your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, mobile carrier, operating system and platform.
- Uses Made of The information Gathered
We use your information to:
- To provide our services to you.
- Website and user account administration.
- To periodically send promotional emails, about new jobs, features, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- To improve our products and services, including enhancing the security and safety of the Site.
Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer’s hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the Site. This allows the Site, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within the Site. Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from the Site on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from the Site.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the Site.
- Links to other websites
The Site may contain links to other websites of interest (including but not limited to websites of employers with job listings). Once you have used these links to leave the Site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
- Controlling your personal information, and your rights
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your information) if we intend to use your information for such purposes. You can also contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request the same.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may disclose such information if Boolerang Ltd or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal information will encompass one of the transferred assets. In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, you may request details of personal information which we hold about you. Any access to information may be subject to £10 fee; a function of the costs associated with providing such information. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us at email@example.com.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. Any incorrect information will be promptly corrected.
- Storage of Data
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have implemented suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (EEA). All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password that enables you to access certain parts of the Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Site; any transmission is at your own risk.
- Retention and Deletion of Data
We will store your personal data for no longer than necessary to fulfil the service we provide to you. We may retain your personal data for a reasonable period afterward to allow us to respond to any follow-up enquiries, comply with legal obligations, or for as long as you remain a registered user of our products and services.
If your account is deactivated by us or by you, we have no requirement to continue to retain your information, and may delete your data without prior warning or liability. However, we may retain certain data contributed by you should we believe it may be necessary to prevent fraud, or for legal or other legitimate business purposes.
- Further Discussion