Privacy & Cookie Policy

Pickering Hutchins Ltd. understands that privacy is a concern of its users and we, therefore, take care over any information gathered through our website (pickeringhutchins.com).

What information do we gather?
pickeringhutchins.com is an informational (non-transactional) website and we do not actively collect information of a personal nature from its visitors.

We do, however, gather information certain information automatically – both directly and indirectly – and this is detailed below. Gathered information may be kept indefinitely as administrative and research material but we do not make any efforts to extrapolate personal or individual data from this.

Directly gathered information
We do not encourage users to give us personal information, via registration for example. We do, however, track usage of our website to track footfall across it: to identify usage trends and thereby govern the site’s taxonomy and content.

We may also, on occasion, provide the opportunity to take part in an online poll but this will be geared toward improving our business or online services and we will not seek to collect sensitive personal data through this means.

Indirectly gathered information
One example of information we collect indirectly is through our Internet access logs.
This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser types, internet service providers (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating systems used, date/time stamps, and clickstream data.

Cookies
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. We use cookies to track user journeys and monitor site usage. Most browsers allow the user to restrict cookies, doing so will not impair your use of this site in any way.

For further information visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org. You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the about website tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

Sharing Data
We will not share data with other organisations outside of our own regional offices and strategic partners. We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.

Links to Other Sites
This privacy statement applies only to information collected by pickeringhutchins.com.

Please be aware that Pickering Hutchins Ltd takes no responsibility for the privacy practices of other websites that are not owned or controlled by Pickering Hutchins Ltd but may be linked to from our website. If you are concerned with Privacy issues arising from these linked websites, we encourage you to be aware when you leaving our web domain and to read the privacy statements of each website that you visit.

Changes to this Policy
If we change our Policy, we will post the changes on this page. Please check the website regularly for any changes to this Policy.

If you don’t feel we’re adhering to this Policy, what should you do?
If you believe that we have not adhered to this Policy, please notify us by email using at enquiries@pickeringhutchins.com and we will try to solve the problem promptly.

If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your personal data not in accordance with the law you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).Regards

This Policy was last updated on May 25, 2018.