Personal Data Storage
The personal data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) that you supply to us, which may include your own personal data and the personal data of third parties ("Third Party Data") are held by Blaze On and are kept confidential on our secure database. In the event that you register Your Personal Data or any Third Party Data with us (either through our website or otherwise) we will store Your Personal Data and any Third Party Data on our records for as long as you are a registered user. After you cease to be a registered user, we may keep Your Personal Data and any Third Party Data on our records for a period to enable us to respond to any queries or complaints that you or the relevant third party may have. After a time we will delete the Third Party Data from our records (apart from any data that we are required to keep for legal reasons). We may continue to hold Your Personal Data if we are required to do so for legal reasons or for the purpose of providing you with information relating to our new or existing products or services. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would prefer us not to hold Your Personal Data for this purpose. In the event that Blaze On acquires or is acquired by or merges with another company, Your Personal Data may be transferred to that other party to, for example, enable you to continue to receive the services provided via the Website.
Personal Data Usage
We will use your personal data to provide you with services (including communicating with you regarding your orders, enabling you to pay for our services and allowing you to access our website), for administration and accounting, for marketing purposes, to respond to correspondence and to ensure that the content of our website and the products and services that we offer are tailored to your needs and interests. We will use Third Party Data only for the purposes of delivering products ordered (over the phone, through the website or ordered by post) to the relevant third party/parties and for responding to any queries or correspondence relating to such delivery. By providing Blaze On with Third Party Data, you confirm that the third party to whom the data relates consents to the processing of their personal data and that you have informed them of our identity, our policies and the purposes (as set out above) for which their personal data will be processed. We take appropriate measures to ensure that personal data are kept secure and are kept for only as long as is necessary for the purpose for which they are used.
Cookies: An Introduction
We are providing you with this information as part of our new websites initiative to comply with recent Information Commissioners Office (ICO) legislation and to make sure we are open and clear about your privacy when using our website.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies or “magic cookies” as they are sometimes known, are small text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages on our site.
DO YOU NEED TO ENABLE COOKIES TO USE OUR SITE?
Yes and no. Without cookies you will still be able to browse and do some 'window shopping' on our site. However, before you place your order online you will need cookies enabled. For you convenience most browsers will have cookies enabled.
CAN COOKIES HARM MY COMPUTER?
Cookies do not carry viruses and cannot harm computer through malware – they are used to enhance your experience on the site. Note, we do not use our cookies to hold personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create - all Blaze On online transactions are handled through our secure PayPoint Payment Gateway.
If you wish to gain the full benefit of personalised shopping features on blaze-on.com your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to allow certain cookies. However you'll be pleased to know that the cookies we use don't store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details. Our cookies act as more of a pointer, like the token you hand in at the cloakroom to identify which coat is yours. It is not the information itself, but simply an indicator to help you unlock that information and make things easier. Check with your provider to find out how to disable cookies in your browser. Please be warned, however, that disabling cookies may mean you will be unable to use certain sections of our site. Based on the guidelines in the ICC UK Cookie guide, we have separated the cookies we use on our site into three categories. They are:
Category 1 - Strictly Necessary Cookies
This type of cookie allows you to browse our site and use services such as the shopping basket. Without these cookies you will be unable to use many of our site's features.
Category 2 - Performance Cookies
This type of cookie collects data about user behaviour on our sites, including information about the pages you visit most. This allows us to improve our sites and provide a better, more comprehensive user experience.
Category 3 - Functionality Cookies
This type of cookie keeps track of the choices you make while browsing our sites. This can include geographical location, products viewed, videos watched and other customisable elements of our site such as font size. The purpose of these cookies is to give you a personalised browsing experience. These cookies are also completely anonymous and will not be used to track browsing on any sites other than our own.
In addition to the above, we may also log your IP address, a unique identifier for your computer or mobile device. We may keep these records for up to 2 years. We will do our best to keep this section updated to keep you current of any addition we have made to improve you experience on the site. If you'd prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from blaze-on.com, or other online shops, you can consult the ‘Help” menu on your browser your mobiles handset menu to learn how to customise your cookie preferences.
Content & Safety Exclaimer
Information contained within this website and any other printed material produced is for information purposes only. The material contained within this website and of our printed material does not constitute certified advice or recommendation of a product for any given purpose.