We are committed to protecting your personal privacy and, in accordance with relevant data protection laws, we use appropriate security procedures for the collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information. We have described below the personal information we may gather about you, the purposes we will hold it for and the limited categories of people to whom we may disclose it.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA) you have a number of rights with regard to your personal data.
You have the right to request from us access to and rectification or erasure of your personal data, the right to restrict processing, object to processing as well as in certain circumstances the right to data portability. Please note we will retain and use your personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations.
The law requires us to notify you that WEC International holds information or personal data about you for the purposes of our work. This specifically includes your name and address and/or email address for sending our magazines and newsletters to you. Information will be held in compliance with the GDPR and used only in accordance with any permissions you have given.
How long do we store your data?
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What are cookies?
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To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to block and delete cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org/
WEC UK cookies
We use our own cookies to recognise you when you visit our website. This means that we can track usage information across the areas of this website.
Opting-in to cookies
A visit to a page on WEC UK’s website may generate the following types of cookie:
- Essential cookies
- CMS session cookies
- Lead and Visitor support cookies
- Anonymous analytics cookies
- Other Third Party cookies
In addition to our own cookies, we work with various reputable companies to help us analyse how the website is used, and to optimise our website to deliver the best possible experience.
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We think it’s important that you are able to control the collection of data relating to your use of this website, and have therefore made sure that you can opt out of any personal data collection using cookies or other technologies as set out below.
You can use the settings within your browser to control the cookies that are set on your computer or mobile device. However, please be aware that cookies are important to many aspects for the site – if you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to enjoy all of the features of the site. To find out how to see what cookies have been set and how to reject and delete cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org.
To opt-out of analysis by Google Analytics on our website and other websites, please visit tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.