Depending on the nature of the information you provide, certain legislative protections may apply to our processing of your information including the EU Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC. We will of course ensure that we comply with any applicable legislation which aims to protect your privacy.
B. What information do we collect? How do we use it?
We may ask you for certain information such as contact information, telephone numbers, fax numbers, your email address, your location and the name of your organisation. This information is stored on our databases. The databases enable Fisher Scientific to collect personal information from you, to do business with you and respond to your queries.
From time to time we may wish to use the information you supply to us for the following additional purposes:
Fisher Scientific also does research on our customer demographics, interests, and purchasing based on the information provided to us through web registration, purchasing activity and other promotional activity. From data surveys and our computer files we use software analysis tools to better understand and serve our users.
Fisher Scientific UK Ltd is registered under the United Kingdom Data Protection Act 1998.
C. Do we share the information we receive?
D. Are there any security issues?
We take the security of your data seriously. Therefore, once we receive your information, we always take steps to ensure its security on our systems and at our offices. Unfortunately no data transmission can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we will strive to protect your personal information once we have received it, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of the transmission of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
E. Worldwide transfer of your data
F. Accuracy of Your Personal Information
We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us as set out below.
If in the future Fisher Scientific merges with, acquires or is sold to another business, we may share files and email records with our business and merger partners.
H. Your Consent
By providing information to us, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information by us as described at sections B, C and G above. You may revoke your consent at any time to any of our processing of your personal data. If you wish to do so please email us at the email address provided below and give us full details of the data that you have provided which you do not wish us to process.
I. Further Information