1. Use of information
Accutronics is committed to keeping your personal information confidential. Accutronics will use your personal information to enhance your experience, the service that Accutronics provides to you and to communicate with you, unless expressly directed by you not to do so.
2. Personal information
In general, you may visit the www.accutronics.co.za website without revealing any personal information. There are times, however, when Accutronics may request personal information from you.
If requested, you may choose to give us your personal information, for example your name and address or email addresses. This information may be needed, for example, to correspond with you, to process an order, or to provide you with a subscription.
Accutronics will advise you how it will use personal information before it collects the personal information from you. If you inform Accutronics that you do not want it to use your personal information as a basis for further contact with you or for any other purpose, it will not do so.
3. Information security and quality
Accutronics intends to protect the quality and integrity of your personal information. Accutronics has implemented appropriate technical and organisational information security measures to help it keep your information secure, accurate, current, and complete. However, Accutronics cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to it online and you do so at your own risk.
To assist Accutronics in correcting inaccuracies in your personal information please return the message containing the inaccuracies to Accutronics with details of the correction requested.
4. Information collection
To monitor and improve the website, Accutronics may use technology to gather information about your use of the website including details of your operating system, browser version, domain name, and IP address.
The process of gathering the information as described immediately above uses a technology known as “cookies”. If you do not wish us to collect the information your browser should allow the disablement of cookies.
5. Sharing of information
- Accutronics will not sell, rent, or trade your personal information to any third party.
- Accutronics may share information within the group of companies to which it belongs.
- Accutronics will disclose information when lawfully required to do so to comply with any relevant legislation, or any legal process.
- Sometimes Accutronics may share aggregated information (for example, demographic data) with its stakeholders and business partners, but it will not disclose your personal information to third parties save with your consent or as provided in this privacy statement.
6. Collection of information by third parties
Owners or information system administrators of third party websites that have links to the Accutronics website may collect personal information about you when you use these links. Accutronics does not control the collection or use of personal information by third parties and this privacy statement does not apply to third parties.
7. Clickstream data
Accutronics may collect anonymous information from visitors to its websites to help it provide better customer service. For example, Accutronics keeps track of the domains from which people visit its website and also measures visitor activity on its website. In doing so Accutronics ensures the information cannot be used to identify you. This information is sometimes known as “clickstream data”. Accutronics or its analytic vendors may use this data to analyse trends and statistics and to help it provide better customer service. If you do not wish your personal information to be used in this way, please notify us.
8. Online advertising
Accutronics engages third parties that help it deliver its banner advertisements and other online communications. The third parties may collect and use information about Accutronics customers to help us understand the offers, promotions, and types of advertising that are most appealing to its customers. The personal information they collect is aggregated and cannot be linked to a person. If you do not wish your personal information to be used in this way, please notify us.
- Third party vendors, including Google, show Accutronics’s ads on sites on the internet.
9. Personalised URL link
On occasion, a personalised URL (link) is displayed on the Accutronics website that directs a visitor to a personalised web page. The personal URL is readily identifiable and may result in the disclosure of personal information. By clicking on that link and accessing a personal web page you agree to allow Accutronics to collect information about your session visits. Accutronics may use this information to help it provide you with information that matches your interests. If you do not wish your personal information to be used in this way, please notify us.
This website is not aimed at children. While Accutronics are committed to comply with all applicable laws aimed at the protection of children and in particular the protection of their personal information, it is not anticipated that children’s personal information will come into the possession of Accutronics through this website.
This privacy statement was last updated in May 2021.