What information do we collect? How do we use it?
This website is operated by Stoneridge Electronics Limited, a member of the Stoneridge Inc Group. Stoneridge Electronics Limited and our group companies ("we", "our" or "us") will collect personal details in relation to your name, address, telephone numbers, and the organisation that you work for when you provide details on the site or purchase goods from us. We will use your personal details to provide you with our goods, for administration and customer services, for marketing and also for verification purposes during the upgrade and renewal processes. We may keep your information for a reasonable period for these purposes. We may need to share your information with our service providers and agents for these purposes. We may disclose personal data in order to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.
How do we use your information for marketing?
We and our group companies may contact you by mail, telephone, fax, e-mail or other electronic messaging service with offers of goods and services or information that may be of interest to you. By providing us with your fax number, telephone numbers or email address you consent to being contacted by these methods for these purposes.
If you agree to us contacting you in future, any personal information you have provided will be stored and used by us for advertising and marketing purposes, for example, for sending you newsletters, details about competitions or promotions and other information which may interest you, for example software updates. We may also use the data provided by you for analysing and enhancing our advertising, marketing, market research, and sales activities.
If you do not wish to receive marketing information from us please indicate this where requested on the registration page, unsubscribe from an email, or contact us using the details below.
Your consent and other people's information
By providing us with your personal information, you consent to us processing your personal data, including sensitive personal data, for the above purposes. You also consent to our transferring your information to countries or jurisdictions which do not provide the same level of data protection as the UK, if necessary for the above purposes. If we do make such a transfer, we or they will, if appropriate, put a contract in place to ensure that your information is protected.
If you provide us with information about another person, you confirm that they have appointed you to act for them, to consent to the processing of their personal data and that you have informed them of our identity and the purposes (as set out above) for which their personal data will be processed. When we first contact them we may tell them where we got their information from.
What do we mean by consent?
By buying a product or service from our websites, or registering on our websites, or using an application or otherwise interacting with our website or social media pages, you consent to the collection and use of the information you voluntarily submit, for the purposes described above.
Any personal information will only be used in accordance with current data protection legislation. All our email correspondence contains an unsubscribe option by which you can opt out of further email contact if you so wish.
You have the right to ask Stoneridge Electronics Ltd for a copy of any personal information we hold about you. The Data Protection Act stipulates that you must request this in writing, and that this may be subject to a fee of up to £10. The address to write to is:
Data Protection Enquiry – Marketing Dept
Stoneridge Electronics Ltd
Charles Bowman Avenue
Claverhouse Industrial Park
Dundee DD4 9UB
How do we protect your information?
We offer the use of a secure server when you place orders or access your account information. SSL (the secure server software) encrypts your information before it is sent to us. We also take appropriate measures to ensure that the information disclosed to us is kept secure, accurate and up to date and kept only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used.
We link to a variety of other sites and we may display advertisements from third parties on our site. We are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of these sites and third party advertisers, or for the way in which information about their users is treated. In particular, unless expressly stated, we are not agents for these sites or advertisers nor are we authorised to make representations on their behalf.
When and how to contact us
If your personal details change, if you change your mind about any of your marketing preferences or if you have any queries about how we use your information, please let us know by contacting the Data Protection Enquiry address above.
This policy can and does change. We recommend you refer back to this page often in order to keep up to date.