Hardsoft Limited is based at The Old Barn, 2A the Square, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 9AE. We may process “personal data” (as defined in UK data protection legislation) as part of our contracted services and/or on our administration supporting these contracted services. We may process data on staff and/or contacts (either in client companies or suppliers). The security of all data is important to us as a company and all feasible security measures are in place. Data are not transferred outside the European Economic Area (EEA)but we do utilise cloud-based services. Data are held as long as they remain relevant to the purpose for collection. Once no longer required, (whether on paper or electronic format), data are deleted by secure means.
Data may be shared with third parties as part of our contracted services and/or if we are required by law to do so. “Third parties” may include specialist contractors we may include in specific projects for clients. We cannot accept any liability for any processing conducted by a third party outside our remit. As part of our compliance, we have conducted a cookie audit on our website. Cookies are internet files used by the system to view websites and their content. We utilise analytical cookies to help us monitor and develop our site. None of the cookies we use are intrusive on your system. You are at liberty to turn off cookies through your browser but you should be aware that this may affect your viewing experience.
None of the above affects your rights under the legislation, in particular your right to access the data we hold on you. If you wish to request a copy of your data, please submit it in writing/email to the Company. Please include enough information to enable us to identify you and search for appropriate data.
If you are dissatisfied with this policy, have queries about our data protection procedures or wish to lodge a complaint, please contact the company in the first instance. Thereafter you have the right to submit a complaint to the Supervisory Authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO):
The Information Commissioner’s Office
Cheshire SK9 5AF