Privacy and Data Policy
Our website, and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to us, our products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided "as is" and on an "is available" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
Trekmates does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials. The names, images and logos identifying us or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of Trekmates and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any licence or right under any trademark or patent of Trekmates, any Bollin Group Limited Company or any other third party.
All outdoor activities are potentially hazardous. The information provided on this website offers guidelines only, and is no substitute for personal instruction from a qualified person. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information, no responsibility can be accepted for any errors or omissions. By choosing to follow any of the advice, the viewer accepts personal responsibility for a) learning any techniques required, b) any risks involved, and c) any loss, damage, or injury sustained of any kind - including death - howsoever caused.
What data do we collect and how do we use it?
Trekmates collects and processes information about you in order to:
- identify you each time you visit our stores, a website or wish to have a Service provided
- process orders or applications submitted by you
- improve our Services and website
- customise your experience, for example, provide advertisements that we think are relevant to you and which support any specific requests for information you may make through keyword searches;
- carry out research on the demographics, interests and behaviour of all of our members; and
- send you information we think you may find useful, including information about new community, products and services
- we do not share your data with any 3rd party
You may be asked, either when you register with us, or at other times, for information about yourself, such as your name, e-mail address, postal address and telephone number. You may also be asked to share with us your interests, hobbies and preferences You are under no obligation to provide this information, but if you don't then we may not be able to provide you with certain services or personalise your experience and tailor our Services for you (for example, tell you about special offers).
Log Files/ IP Adresses
When you visit our websites, we automatically log your IP address (the unique address which identifies your computer on the internet) which is automatically recognised by our web server. We use IP addresses to help us administer our website and to collect broad demographic information for aggregate use. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information.
Non Personal Information
We may automatically collect non-personal information about you such as the type of internet browsers you use or the site from which you linked to our website. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on our website. We may from time to time supply the owners or operators of third party sites from which it is possible to link to our website, with information relating to the number of users linking to our website from their sites. You cannot be identified from this information.
Where is the information stored?
Information which you submit via our website service is stored on a computer located in the European Economic Area. This is necessary in order to process the information and to send you any information you have requested. Information submitted by you may be transferred by us to our other offices and to reputable third party suppliers, which may be situated outside the European Economic Area. Not all countries outside the EEA have data protection or privacy laws. In addition, if you use our Service while you are outside the EEA, your information may be transferred outside the EEA in order to provide you with those Services.