This website is open to the public and has been established by Hammerhead in order that clients and other interested persons can learn more about Hammerhead and its related companies. Anyone can visit this site anonymously to find out about Hammerhead services.
Hammerhead is committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to this site. The following policy explains what personal information we may collect and how such information will be treated. Should this policy change at any time a notice to that effect will be displayed on the home page.
This policy covers all the websites operated by Hammerhead. Please keep in mind that not all the services covered are available from every site. The extent and nature of the personal information collected in relation to each site will differ and this policy will apply accordingly.
1.1 A cookie is a small amount of information which is stored by your web browser on your computer’s hard drive when you access the website.
1.2 The cookies store and track information concerning your use of the website such as the pages accessed and the date and time of such access. The information is collected in the name of your internet service provider.
1.3 This information is collected to enable Hammerhead to generate statistics and measure site activity. Hammerhead uses the information to improve the effectiveness of your visit to the website and where appropriate to deliver to you a better and more personalised service.
1.4 Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can usually change your browser to prevent this. You may not be able to use all the features on some of Hammerheads websites if your browser does not accept cookies or if you have altered your web browser accordingly.
Personal Information collected by Hammerhead
2.1 During normal use of the website Hammerhead does not collect personal information about you.
2.2 Where you are required to register for a particular service Hammerhead will collect adequate and relevant personal information necessary for performing that service.
2.3 Where Hammerhead collects personal information a link will be provided to this policy and you will be required to confirm that you have read it before access to the appropriate service will be granted.
How Hammerhead uses the Information
3.1 Hammerhead’s primary purpose for collecting personal information is to fulfil your service requirements.
3.2 Hammerhead is committed to improving its websites and online services and may use the information collected from visitors to achieve this.
4.1 Hammerhead does not sell trade or rent your personal information to others. Hammerhead does not subject to paragraphs 4.2 and 4.3 below provide your personal information to any third party save where it is required to do so by law.
4.2 Where a particular service is provided in conjunction with a third party Hammerhead will need to share your personal information with that third party. Your personal information will be provided solely for the purpose of providing the relevant service. This will be made clear when you register for the service.
4.3 Hammerhead will not in any event share your personal information with any third party without your express consent to do so.
4.4 Hammerhead may provide to third parties aggregate statistics concerning the use of the website. Such information will include no personally identifying information.
Your choices concerning the use of your Personal Information
5.1 You may at any time request that Hammerhead delete all your personal information held in relation to any service. This will result in you not being able to use the relevant service. You may at any time re-register with any service.
5.2 You may request from Hammerhead details of all your personal information collected and stored by Hammerhead.
5.3 Should your personal information change at any time you may inform Hammerhead and request that your personal information in updated.
6.1 By using the website(s) you consent to the collection and use of your personal information for the purpose specified.
6.2 You will be required to indicate your express consent where Hammerhead may share your personal information with third parties outside the European Economic Area or where you are providing ‘sensitive’ information. In all such cases this will be made clear.
7.1 Hammerhead is committed to maintaining your privacy.
7.2 Whenever Hammerhead collects and stores personal information it takes steps to ensure that the personal information is treated securely in accordance with this policy. Hammerhead cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which you transmit to Hammerhead and you do so at your own risk. Once Hammerhead receives your transmission it makes its best efforts to ensure its security on its systems.
Google Analytics cookies
Hammerhead uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the site.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
Hammerhead Interactive Ltd, Company number 08963806, trading as Hammerhead, a company registered in England and Wales at PROTO, Abbot’s Hill, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 3DF.