With effect from 25th May 2018 new rules relating to how businesses collect, use and store personal data will come into effect via the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Law.
Epona Web Design take a proactive approach regarding the privacy of data relating to their clients (and potential clients), and the protection of any data gathered via this website.
Only relevant data is collected (ie Your Name / Your Telephone Number / Email Address etc), and no information gathered is ever passed on to outside organisations unless it is in direct conjunction with web design work / website hosting etc. These outside organisations are also checked for GDPR compliance.
Any information collected is appropriately, and securely, stored.
The retaining of sensitive information, such as contact details, enables us to contact clients on a professional capacity, however, information is only ever stored until it is no longer beneficial to the client in a website design or website hosting capacity.
If data is no longer required it is securely disposed of.
Paper documents are shredded before being disposed of, and digital data is deleted / destroyed.
A copy of information held relating to yourself or your organisation, can be requested, and you have the right to request that this information is appropriately deleted via your "Right to be Forgotten" .
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Epona Web Design
34 Langham Road
Tel: 079199 13797