About this Policy
Means information or data (including critical business information) which is stored electronically, on a computer or authorized device (such as mobile phones), or in paper-based filing systems / locations.
Means any data relating to an identified or identifiable living individual who can be identified from that data (or from that data and other information in our possession). Personal data can be factual (for example, a name, address, date of birth, customer number, location data), or it can be an opinion about that person, their actions and behavior.
Data Protection Legislation
Means the General Data Protection Regulations (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”), unless and until GDPR is no longer directly applicable in the UA, the GDPR and any national implementing laws, regulations and secondary legislation, as amended or updated from time to time, in the UA and then any successor legislation to the GDPR or the Data Protection Act 1998
Means all the identified or identifiable living individual to whom the personal data relates. A data subject need not be a UA national or resident. All data subjects have legal rights in relation to their personal information.
Data Subject Rights
Means the Data Subjects rights to be informed of the data being held about them, have access to the data (known as a Subject Access Request), ability to be able to rectify the data, to be forgotten – have that data erased, to restrict processing of the data (the data can be stored but not processed), to be able to have the data transfer easily between IT environments (portability), to be able to object to certain processing aspects (such as marketing), as well as rights relating to automated decision making and profiling.
Means any activity that involves the use of the data. It includes collection, recording, structuring or storage of the data, or carrying out any operation or set of operations on the data including organizing, amending, retrieving, using, disclosing, erasing or destroying it. Processing also includes transferring Personal Data to third parties.
A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time. Most Internet browsers support cookies; however, users can set their browsers to decline certain types of cookies or specific cookies. Further, users can delete cookies at any time.
3. About Rashid Akhmad Development Limited
Who we are
If you have any questions
If you have any questions about this privacy notice, please contact our Data Protection Officer (DPO) by emailing – email@example.com
4. Information we collect
What information do we collect and why?
We collect different information depending on what your relationship is with us, the services you purchase or use, or your contracts with us.
We need to tell you what we use your information for and the legal grounds we have to use this information.
In broad terms, we use your data for the following purposes:
to administer and provide services for our customers and to provide potential customers with information about products and services they have expressed an interest in
to perform services that we are contracted to deliver
for fraud screening and prevention purposes
for record keeping purposes e.g. financial records
where you have a legitimate interest or have opted in, for marketing purposes
When you interact with our websites, we may also automatically collect the following information about your visit. This is primarily to help us better understand how our website visitors use our digital platforms to inform our marketing, enable us to create a better user experience or content and create more relevant communications:
how you have reached our website or digital platform and the IP (internet protocol) address used
your browser type, versions and plug-ins, and your operating system
your journey through our website, including which links you click on and any searches you made, how long you stayed on
a page, and other page interaction information which may enhance user experience.
5. How we use your data
What information is collected
• Customer contacts
• Invoicing details
• Customer requirements.
• Information we require to assess the performance of the business (both overall and from a marketing perspective).
What is it used for
• To provide contracted services to the Customer.
• To provide information to our customers.
What is the legal basis for processing the data?
• Performance of a Contract. To allow us to complete the performance of our contract with you (written or verbal), we require you to provide the stated information (or access to the information).
• Legitimate Interest. For the duration of the time, you are a client plus one year, we will send you marketing information that we think will be of interest to you as we consider this to be in your legitimate interest. You can of course unsubscribe at any point.
• Opt-in. Where you opt in to receive marketing from us, we will send you information that we think will be of interest to you, for a period of 3 years before needing to ask you to re-subscribe. You can of course unsubscribe at any point.
What information is collected?
• Contact details provided by the prospective customer at the point and time of them making initial contact and making an enquiry.
This might be in person, over the phone or via our website.
• Customer requirements e.g. marketing requirements.
What is it used for
• to respond to the enquiry and provide any information required to fulfil the initial query and any subsequent queries.
What is the legal basis for processing the data
• Legitimate Interest. It is in the legitimate interests of a person or organization enquiring that we are able to contact them to provide
them with the information necessary to satisfy their enquiry.
• Where you opt in to receive marketing from us, we will send you information that we think will be of interest to you, for a period of 3
what information is collected
• Supplier contacts
• Invoicing details
• Service level agreements and capabilities.
What is it used for
• To be able to place work with and direct work to the supplier, to enable Rashid Akhmad Development to meet its contractual obligations with customers and provide the best possible service and experience to contacts at these customers.
• To be able to pay for services delivered by the supplier.
What is the legal basis for processing the data
• Performance of a Contract. To allow us to complete the performance of our contract with our customer we require the supplier to provide the stated information (or access to the information).
We may collect additional information as we develop new systems and services. This policy will be updated with the details if this is the case as outlined in section 11 of this policy.
What cookies we use
What personal information is collected?
What is it used for?
• No personal data is collected
• To collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website and those of other businesses in our Group
• We use the information to compile analytical reports which help us improve our website.
• The cookies collect information such as the number of visitors to our website, how they arrived there (e.g. directly from the internet or through linking from another website) and tracking which webpages they visited.
• Persistent cookies
• Examples of such cookie names are: _utma _ga
• Google privacy details can be found here
• IP address and location
• We may embed YouTube videos onto our websites, YouTube will then track your usage of the video, how long you watch it for, your IP address and location.
• Session cookies – Glevum Windows do not retain or use this information
• YouTube privacy details can be found here
• IP address and location
• Preserves use session state across page requests.
• Session cookies – Prestbury Marketing do not retain or use this information.
Social Media Plugins
Our website uses so-called “social plugins”. Currently these are the plugins of the services LinkedIn, Twitter, Google Plus and Facebook. We ourselves do not collect personal data by means of social plugins or their use. Only when you actively click on one of the social plugins, can data be transmitted to the service provider and stored there.
7. Sharing Your Information
Who we share your data with
To provide our services to you or to otherwise fulfil contractual arrangements that we have with you, we may need to appoint other organizations to carry out some of the data processing activities on our behalf.
These may include for example, freelance Marketing professionals, companies you have instructed us to buy their services on your behalf (e.g. website or design companies) and other suppliers. They only use the information to provide their services to us.
We only give them the information that they need. We always keep control of your data and our suppliers must act in accordance with our instructions.
In some circumstances, we may also have to disclose your personal information by law, because a court, the police, or other law enforcement agency has requested it.
Criteria for sharing your data
We only share your data with third parties if:
They have a need to know the information for the purposes of providing the contracted services;
The third party has agreed to comply with the required data security standards, policies and procedures and put adequate
security measures in place;
The transfer complies with any applicable cross border transfer restrictions; and
Where an appropriate written contract or agreement that contains data protection clauses has been agreed.
8. Record Keeping
How we record the data, we hold
We are required to keep full and accurate records of all our Data Processing activities.
9. Your Choices, Obligations and Rights
How long we keep your data for
We only hold your personal information for as long as is necessary to provide services to you unless there is a requirement to hold that information for a longer period – for example where we are subject to a statutory obligation to keep hold of your information e.g. financial records. Where we have done work for you, we will hold your data for up to one year after that work has ended. This is so that we can contact you with any information that we feel may be of interest to you.
If there is a possibility that you may have a legal claim against us or you have made a complaint against us, then we will hold your information for the duration of any statutory limitation period associated with the claim.
All our Marketing emails have an unsubscribe option clearly visible and you can also unsubscribe at any time by emailing us using firstname.lastname@example.org
Security of your data
Rashid Akhmad Development are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place robust physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
If at any point you become aware of a security incident or you have reason to suspect that your data may have been compromised (e.g. you receive a suspicious communication about you), please forward the communication to us or report the incident by email to us using email@example.com
If you have been the victim of a fraudulent transaction (or that you have reason to suspect that you may have done) whether or not this relates to your dealings with Rashid Akhmad Development you should always contact the police and/or your bank in the first instance to ensure your own finances are secure.
More about your information – your rights
You may request a correction or update your personal information at any time by emailing – firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include your name, address and email address when you contact us as this helps us to ensure that we accept amendments only from the correct person and can contact you to verify your identity should this be necessary. We encourage you to promptly update your personal information if it changes and we will action any such requests as quickly as we reasonably can.
We will securely retain your information for as long as is reasonably necessary and in accordance with law applicable at the time. If you wish to submit a request that your data be deleted, please email – email@example.com
You have the right to receive a copy of the personal information that we hold about you. Please email – firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to exercise this right.
If you receive marketing information from us, you can of course change your mind and unsubscribe by contacting us at any point by emailing – email@example.com
Complaints to the Regulator
If you do not think that we have processed your data in accordance with this notice, please contact us by emailing – firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are not satisfied with our response, you can refer the matter to the Information Commissioner’s Office. Information about how to do this is available on their website at www.rashidakhmad.com
11. Changes to this Policy
Notification of Changes
Rashid Akhmad Development reserve the right to change this policy at any time. Where appropriate, we will notify Data Subjects of those changes in writing (letter or email). An up-to-date copy of this Policy will always be held on our website www.rashidakhmad.com
Each revised copy will have a version number and date on it. You can also request an up-to-date version by emailing email@example.com the right to change this policy at any time. Where appropriate, we will notify Data Subjects of those changes in writing (letter or email). An up-to-date copy of this Policy will always be held on our website www.rashidakhmad.com
Each revised copy will have a version number and date on it. You can also request an up-to-date version by emailing – firstname.lastname@example.org