Prohire Software Limited ("Prohire", "we", "us", "our") are committed to protecting the privacy of those with whom we interact, and we recognise the need to respect and protect information that is collected or disclosed to us (called "Personal Information", explained below).
This Privacy Notice is intended to tell you how we use your personal information, and we have tried to explain what we do in enough detail to give you the information you need at a glance. If you still cannot find the information you need, you can email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prohire Software Limited is the controller and responsible for this website.
We have appointed a Data Privacy Manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the Data Privacy Manager using the details set out below.
Our full details are: Prohire Software Limited
Individual: James Williams
Email address: email@example.com
Postal address: 1090Z Galley Drive, Kent Science Park, Sittingbourne, Kent ME9 8GA.
For the purposes of this Privacy Notice "Personal Information" consists of any information that relates to you and/or information from which you can be identified, directly or indirectly. For example, information which identifies you may consist of your name, address, telephone number, photographs, location data, an online identifier (e.g. cookies identifiers and your IP address) or to one or more factors specific to your physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity. When we combine other information (i.e. information that does not, on its own, identify you) with Personal Information, we treat the combined information as Personal Information.
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of Personal Information about you which we have grouped together as follows:
Prohire collects information through its Prohire system and website (our "Systems"). You may also provide us with information about you by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. We use different methods to collect data from and about you including:
- Identity and Contact Data from publicly available sources such as Companies House.
We may use the Personal Information we collect for the following purposes:
The law allows us to use the Personal Information as set out above on the basis that the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract with you, or we are acting in our "legitimate interests", such as maintaining information within the Prohire Systems.
Prohire may use your Personal Information to provide you with email notifications and other communications by email, post, telephone, and/or text message (SMS), on the basis that such use is necessary for our legitimate interests, such as promoting our System and Services. For further information on this, see the 'Your Choices' section of this Privacy Notice.
Combining Personal Information
We may combine the Personal Information that we collect from you (including information received from our affiliates) to the extent permitted by applicable law.
We will only use your Personal Information for our internal business purposes, some of which are mentioned above. We do not sell any of your Personal Information to third parties. However, we may disclose your information to the following entities:
We use third-party service providers to help us to administer certain activities and services on our behalf. We may share Personal Information about you with such third-party service providers solely for the purpose of enabling them to perform services on our behalf and they will operate only in accordance with our instructions. Service providers include email, customer relationship management (CRM) and analytics service providers.
Third parties when required by Law or to Protect our Services
We will disclose your Personal Information to comply with applicable law or respond to valid legal process, including from our regulators, law enforcement or other government agencies; to protect our customers (e.g. to prevent spam or attempts to defraud users of our Services); to operate and maintain the security of our Services (e.g. to prevent or stop an attack on our Systems or networks); or to protect the rights or property of Prohire, including enforcing any terms or agreements governing the use of our Services.
Other Parties at Your Direction
We may share Personal Information about you with third parties when you request to such sharing, including your financial adviser, broker, actuary, solicitor or accountant.
We have put in place appropriate physical and technical measures to safeguard the Personal Information we collect in connection with our Services. In addition, we limit access to your Personal Information to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your Personal Information on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality. However, please note that although we take appropriate steps to protect your Personal Information, no website, product, device, online application or transmission of data, computer system or wireless connection is completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information.
International Transfer of Data
In some instances, our use of third-party service providers requires us to transfer personal data outside the EEA.
When transferring your personal information outside the EEA to other countries, we ensure that appropriate transfer agreements and mechanisms (such as the EU Model Clauses) are in place to help ensure that our third-party service providers provide an adequate level of protection outside the EEA in accordance with applicable laws.
Prohire retains Personal Information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which your Personal Information has been collected as outlined in this Privacy Notice unless a longer retention period is required by law. When your Personal Information is no longer required for the purpose it was collected or as required by applicable law, it will be deleted and/or returned to you in accordance with applicable law.
Prohire will collect, store and process your Personal Information in accordance with your rights under any applicable data protection laws. Under certain circumstances, you have the following rights in relation to your Personal Information:
Enforcing your rights
If you wish to enforce any of your rights under applicable data protection laws, then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org We will respond to your request no later than one month from receipt of any such request, unless a longer period is permitted by applicable data protection laws, and we may charge a reasonable fee for dealing with your request which we will notify to you. Please note that we will only charge a fee where we are permitted to do so by applicable data protection laws.
If you are concerned that we have not complied with your legal rights under applicable data protection laws, you may contact the Information Commissioner's Office (www.ico.gov.uk) which is the data protection regulator in the UK which is where Prohire is located. Alternatively, if you are based outside the UK, you may contact your local data protection supervisory authority.
Our Systems may contain links to other third-party websites that are not operated by Prohire, and our websites may contain applications that you can download from third parties. These linked sites and applications are not under Prohire's control and as such, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any linked websites and online applications. If you choose to use any third-party websites or applications, any Personal Information collected by the third party’s website or application will be controlled by the privacy notice of that third party. We strongly recommend that you take the time to review the privacy policies of any third parties to which you provide Personal Information.
10.2 By using Our Site you may also receive certain third party Cookies on your computer or device. Third party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. For more details, please refer to section 6, above, and to section 13.6 below. These Cookies are not integral to the functioning of Our Site and your use and experience of Our Site will not be impaired by refusing consent to them.
10.3 All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.
10.4 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.
10.5 Certain features of Our Site depend on Cookies to function. Cookie Law deems these Cookies to be “strictly necessary”. These Cookies are shown below in section 10.6. Your consent will not be sought to place these Cookies, but it is still important that you are aware of them. You may still block these Cookies by changing your internet browser’s settings as detailed below in section 10.10, but please be aware that Our Site may not work properly if you do so. We have taken great care to ensure that your privacy is not at risk by allowing them.
10.6 The following first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:
|Name of Cookie||Purpose||Strictly Necessary|
|PHPSESSID||A general-purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables, such as logged-in status for a user.||YES|
|ContactID||Identifies you during the Checkout process||YES|
|CookieConsent||Used to store your cookie consent status.||YES|
10.7 Our Site uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Site is used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Site and the products and services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
10.8 The analytics service(s) used by Our Site use(s) Cookies to gather the required information.
10.9 The analytics service(s) used by Our Site use(s) the following Cookies:
|Name of Cookie||First/Third Party||Provider||Purpose|
|_ga||First||Google Analytics||Used to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how a visitor uses the website.|
|_utma||First||Google Analytics||Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics.|
|_utmb||First||Google Analytics||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.|
|_utmc||First||Google Analytics||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.|
|_utmz||First||Google Analytics||Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used.|
|_utmt||First||Google Analytics||Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server.|
10.10 In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.
10.11 You can choose to delete Cookies on your computer or device at any time, however you may lose any information that enables you to access Our Site more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, login and personalisation settings.
10.12 It is recommended that you keep your internet browser and operating system up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser and manufacturer of your computer or device if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
We may use your Personal Information (such as your contact details (e.g. name, address, email address, telephone number) to send you, marketing-related correspondence by email, telephone, post and/or text message (SMS) related to our Systems, in accordance with your contact preferences or as you otherwise agree to. When we process your Personal Information for marketing purposes, we do so on the basis that it is in our legitimate interests to do so, for example, to promote the Prohire System and Services.
We do not share Personal Information with third parties for the third parties’ marketing purposes. We may also use your Personal Information to personalise and to target more effectively our marketing communications to ensure, to the extent possible, that any marketing-related correspondence is relevant to you.
To opt out of receiving marketing-related correspondence from Prohire, please contact us or click "Unsubscribe" from any marketing or promotional email or text message (SMS) you receive from us.
It is important that you check back often for updates to the Privacy Notice, as we may change this Privacy Notice from time to time. The “Date last updated” legend at the bottom of this page states when the Privacy Notice was last updated, and any changes will become effective upon our posting of the revised Privacy Notice.
We will provide notice to you if these changes are material and, where required by applicable law, we will obtain your consent. We will provide this notice by email or by posting notice of the changes on our website or through any relevant Services.
If you have any questions regarding the collection, processing, or use of your Personal Information or if you wish to correct, block, rectify, object, access, revoke your consent to any applicable aspect of this Privacy Notice or delete any of your Personal Information, please contact us using the details provided in section 1.
Date last updated: 18 September 2019