Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.irishsteel.ie.
Irish Steel is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Irish Steel may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 2013.
What we collect:
We may collect the following information:
Your name and contact information, including email and home address
Any other information relevant to your enquiry.
We may also capture demographic information using data from Google’s Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender, and interests) with Google Analytics, to improve user experience. We may collect information about how you interact on the Properties. For example, some Properties may utilize analytic tools to help us better serve you through improved products, services, and revisions to the Properties. This collected information may let us know which services and features you are using the most within a Property, as well as device type and hardware features, country and language of download, etc.
What we do with the information we gather:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service.
We may use demographic information to help improve overall user experience.
If you have subscribed to our members list we may periodically send promotional emails about new services, training courses, events or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first-party cookies. We also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our promotional and marketing efforts.
- Assisting you in navigation;
- Assisting in registration to our events and your ability to provide feedback;
- Assisting with our promotional and marketing efforts. (including behavioral advertising)
Below is a list of the cookies we use on our Website. We classify cookies in the following categories:
7.1 Technical or functional cookies:
Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.
7.2 Analytical cookies:
We use analytical cookies to optimize the website experience for our users. With these analytical cookies we get insights in the usage of our website. We ask your permission to place analytical cookies.
7.3 Advertising cookies:
We do not use any advertising cookies on this website.
7.4 Social media buttons:
On our website we have included buttons for Facebook, Linkedin and Whatsapp to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Linkedin and Whatsapp. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook, Linkedin and Whatsapp themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.
Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, Linkedin and Whatsapp are located in the United States.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our 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.
How Our Site Users Can Withdraw their consent:
If you do not want us to process your data anymore, please contact us via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or, by post at the following address: Unit 2 -Zone 5, The Certification Hub, Clonminam Road, Knockmay, Portlaoise, Co. Laois
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to us at Unit 2 -Zone 5, The Certification Hub, Clonminam Road, Knockmay, Portlaoise, Co. Laois
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible at email@example.com, or by letter at the following address: Unit 2 -Zone 5, The Certification Hub, Clonminam Road, Knockmay, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.