Lighthouse Systems respects the privacy and confidentiality of any of our customers or users of our Website who submit information of a nature that could be considered personal. In the general course of our business we collect information from users of our Website in order to, respond to enquiries, process job applications and supply additional information about our products and services. The policies detailed below outline how we will collect and use the information obtained from users of our Website and respect their privacy.
By you using our site and if your browser is set to accept cookies, we take this to mean that you have granted permission for us to set cookies.
Types of cookies we use:
Necessary cookies: these enable you to navigate our site and operate basic website functions. Necessary cookies also include third-party cookies for optimising speed and security.
Performance cookies: these are third party cookies that collect data on the usage of our website, including but not only: types of technology used to access the site, pages viewed, visitors’ geo-location and how they found the site. These cookies enable us to improve the usability, content and general user-experience of the site. To collect website usage data we use Google Analytics. In the process, no personal data is collected that could allow us or Google to identify individuals. The data available to us in Google Analytics reporting is aggregated. Find out more about how Google processes your data here.
Marketing cookies: we may use such third party cookies to enable us to deliver relevant marketing campaigns to users who have visited our website. This site uses the LinkedIN Insight Tag. This third-party cookie sends data such as IP addresses to LinkedIN but we do not collect personal data that could allow us to identify individuals or collect data relating to identifiable individuals. Find out more about how LinkedIN processes your data here.
How to remove or disallow cookies:
You can usually prevent cookies in your browser settings (or via a browser add-on) - by blocking cookies or automatically deleting cookies each time you close the browser - or via anti-spyware software. You can also amend your privacy settings in services such as Google and LinkedIN.
Any information provided to us via forms and emails will be used solely for the purpose of responding to your enquiry and may occasionally be shared with third parties such as our business partners to help fulfil your request.
Personal information provided via Careers application forms will be used solely to process candidate applications, and kept on file for a maximum of 6 months.
Where you have opted-in to receive information from Lighthouse Systems, we will be using your contact data (email address) from time to time to send out communications about our products, services and customer events.
If you no longer wish to receive any information or would like to modify the personal data we have recorded then there are a number of choices to quickly and easily ensure that modifications are made:
1. Make changes to your preferences or unsubscribe from our mailing list using the links provided in all email communications
2. Send us a message using the contact form
3. Send postal mail to:
4. Call us on + 44 (0) 1293 605300
Infrequently there may be times when we are required to share the personal information we learn from you with other parties however this will only be to our direct business partners including but not limited to suppliers or government bodies. We will not sell or rent this information to others for direct profit.
In the event of a sale, merger or acquisition of Lighthouse Systems to another company or of another company by Lighthouse Systems we reserve the right to share our information with the new company or companies. We will adhere to the policies above and continue to use the information selectively and sensitively respecting the privacy of our users.
In order to provide a safe and secure environment for personal information we use up to date technology with a view to protecting that information against loss, misuse or unauthorised alteration. We only allow authorised personnel access to personal information you provide.
Lighthouse Systems is strongly committed to ensuring privacy and as such are a registered Data Controller, complying with Data Protection legislation. Above all we want our users to feel comfortable with their experience on our Website and we would appreciate any feedback they may have to offer. If there are any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or dealings with this Website, please use the form provided on the contact page.
Finally whilst we will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that this document reflects our current policy we do reserve the right to change our policy from time to time.