Microdive Scuba is committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulations 2018). We collect your data to process your order and to provide a service afterwards. There is the option to opt out of any marketing emails.
The type of information we will collect about you when you place an order or register on our web site includes:
Use of Personal Information
We use the information that you provide us with for the following purposes:
To send updates regarding the status of your enquiry or order
To (may) send newsletters and updates which we believe you will be interested in
To understand the behavior of our registered users
When you purchase something from our store, we need to know your name, email address, delivery address. When you browse our online store, we automatically receive your IP Address, which allows us to learn about your browser and operating system.
By submitting information to Microdive Scuba, you consent to the collection and use of this information by Microdive Scuba. If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing us at:
Unit 22, Runwood Road
Charfleets Industrial Estate
Your Email Address
Your email address is used to communicate with you regarding your order. It may also be used for marketing purposes, but you will be provided with the opportunity to unsubscribe at any time via the unsubscribe link which can be found at the bottom of any marketing emails sent by Microdive Scuba.
Our store is hosted with a UK host. Your data is stored through their data storage, databases and on the general application. This is stored on a secure server behind a firewall.
We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any Third-Parties.
All payment transactions are carried out via PayPal, or via bank transfer to our account. In either cases, we do not store nor have access to your financial details.
For more insight, you can read PayPal Privacy Statement here
The Internet and Cookies
Please remember that communications over the Internet, such as emails and webmails (messages sent through a website), are not secure unless they have been encrypted. Your communications may go through a number of countries before they are delivered - this is the nature of the Internet. We cannot accept responsibility for any unauthorised access or loss of Personal Data that is beyond our reasonable control.
We may from time to time use 'cookies' on the Website to monitor how people use the Website. This helps us to understand how our customers and potential customers use the Website so we can develop and improve the design, layout and function of the sites. A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive through your browser, to recognise your browser and which records how you have used a website. This means that when you go back to that website, it can give you tailored options based on the information it has stored about your last visit.
Everytime you clear your browser history and cache, and re-visit our store again, you will be prompted with a pop up regarding cookie information. You will also be given an option to "not accept" cookies.
We use session cookies on our website. Session cookies only last for the duration of users using the website and are deleted from your computer when you close your browser.
These cookies are also used:
_gat, _ga, _gid - These cookies, managed by Google Analytics and Google Adwords, collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites click here
language - This cookie is used to identify local language to be used in our store
PHPSESSIONID - These cookies are needed to display and manage the many articles in our blog and School of Risk. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser.
_zlcmid - These cookies are managed by ZopIM, who provide the technology behind our 'live chat' system.
currency - This cookie is used to identify local currency to be used in our store
vuid - These cookies are managed by vimeo.com, who provide the technology behind our hosted videos.
Social Media Plug-Ins
Social Media Plug-ins for Facebook obtain data for tracking purposes. This is in line with the terms of each social media.
The Website may include third-party advertising and links to other websites. We do not provide any Personal Data to these advertisers or third-party websites.
We exclude all liability for loss that you may incur when using these third party websites.
The Data Protection Laws give you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. An access request may be subject to an administrative fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you. You additionally have the right to ask for your Personal Data to be deleted. These are sometimes referred to as the ‘Right to Erasure’.
Please contact us using the details set out above if you wish to exercise any of those rights and we will be happy to assist.
The above privacy statement may not be applicable in all countries of Microdive Scuba visitors as security policies may vary according to the individual Internet laws in each host country.