provider of this Website. Briq Technology Ltd takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This
Definitions and interpretation
|Data||collectively all information that you submit to Briq Technology Ltd via the Website.
This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data
|Cookies||a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts
of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website.
|Data Protection Laws||any applicable law relating to the processing of personal Data, including but not
limited to the Directive 96/46/EC (Data Protection Directive) or the GDPR, and any
national implementing laws, regulations and secondary legislation, for as long as the
GDPR is effective in the UK;
|GDPR||the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679;|
|Briq Technology Ltd, we or us||Briq Technology Ltd, a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered
number 10168153 whose registered office is at 2 Chawley Park, Cumnor
Hill, Oxfordshire, OX2 9GG;
|UK and EU Cookie Law||the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by
the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;
|User or you||any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by Briq
Technology Ltd and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a
consultant or otherwise providing services to Briq Technology Ltd and accessing the
Website in connection with the provision of such services; and
|Website||the website that you are currently using, https://briq.works/, and any sub-domains of
this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
- a. the singular includes the plural and vice versa;
- b. references to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices are to sub-clauses, clauses,
- c. a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and
- d. “including” is understood to mean “including without limitation”;
- e. reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;
4. For purposes of the applicable Data Protection Laws, Briq Technology Ltd is the “data controller”. This means that Briq Technology Ltd determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your Data is processed.
5. We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:
- contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
- web browser type and version (automatically collected);
- a list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected);
How we collect Data
6. We collect Data in the following ways:
- a. data is given to us by you ; and
- b. data is collected automatically.
Data that is given to us by you
7. Briq Technology Ltd will collect your Data in a number of ways, for example:
- a. when you contact us through the Website, by telephone, post, e-mail or through any other
- b. when you register with us and set up an account to receive our products/services;
- c. when you elect to receive marketing communications from us;
Our use of Data
9. Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:
- a. transmission by email of marketing materials that may be of interest to you;
10. We may use your Data for the above purposes if we deem it necessary to do so for our legitimate interests. If you are not satisfied with this, you have the right to object in certain circumstances (see the section headed “Your rights” below).
11. For the delivery of direct marketing to you via e-mail, we’ll need your consent, whether via an opt-in or soft-opt-in:
- a. soft opt-in consent is a specific type of consent which applies when you have previously engaged with us (for example, you contact us to ask us for more details about a particular product/service, and we are marketing similar products/services). Under “soft opt-in” consent, we will take your consent as given unless you opt-out.
- b. for other types of e-marketing, we are required to obtain your explicit consent; that is, you need to take positive and affirmative action when consenting by, for example, checking a tick box that we’ll provide.
- c. if you are not satisfied about our approach to marketing, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time. To find out how to withdraw your consent, see the section headed “Your rights” below.
12. When you register with us and set up an account to receive our services, the legal basis for
this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your
request, to enter into such a contract.
Who we share Data with
13. We may share your Data with the following groups of people for the following reasons:
- a. our employees, agents and/or professional advisors - to enable relevant follow up to your
interest in our products and services;
Keeping Data secure
14. We will use technical and organisational measures to safeguard your Data, for example:
- a. access to your account is controlled by a password and a user name that is unique to you.
- b. we store your Data on secure servers.
15. Technical and organisational measures include measures to deal with any suspected data breach. If you suspect any misuse or loss or unauthorised access to your Data, please let us know immediately by contacting us via this e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
16. If you want detailed information from Get Safe Online on how to protect your information and your computers and devices against fraud, identity theft, viruses and many other online problems, please visit www.getsafeonline.org. Get Safe Online is supported by HM Government and leading businesses.
18. Even if we delete your Data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes.
19. You have the following rights in relation to your Data:
- a. Right to access - the right to request (i) copies of the information we hold about you at any time, or (ii) that we modify, update or delete such information. If we provide you with access to the information we hold about you, we will not charge you for this, unless your request is “manifestly unfounded or excessive.” Where we are legally permitted to do so, we may refuse your request. If we refuse your request, we will tell you the reasons why.
- b. Right to correct - the right to have your Data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete.
- c. Right to erase - the right to request that we delete or remove your Data from our systems.
- d. Right to restrict our use of your Data - the right to “block” us from using your Data or limit the way in which we can use it.
- e. Right to data portability - the right to request that we move, copy or transfer your Data.
- f. Right to object - the right to object to our use of your Data including where we use it for our legitimate interests.
20. To make enquiries, exercise any of your rights set out above, or withdraw your consent to the processing of your Data (where consent is our legal basis for processing your Data), please contact us via this e-mail address: email@example.com.
21. If you are not satisfied with the way a complaint you make in relation to your Data is handled by us, you may be able to refer your complaint to the relevant data protection authority. For the UK, this is the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). The ICO’s contact details can be found on their website at https://ico.org.uk/.
22. It is important that the Data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your Data changes during the period for which we hold it.
Links to other websites
Changes of business ownership and control
25. We may also disclose Data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.
26. In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected.
28. All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.
29. Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling Briq Technology Ltd to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.
30. This Website may place the following Cookies:
|Type of Cookie||Purpose|
|Strictly necessary cookies||These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.|
|__hs_initial_opt_in||This cookie is used to prevent the banner from always displaying when visitors are browsing in strict mode.|
|__cfduid||This cookie is set by HubSpot’s CDN provider, Cloudflare. It helps Cloudflare detect malicious visitors to our website and minimizes blocking legitimate users. It is a session cookie that lasts a maximum of 30 days.|
|Analytics cookies||These are non-essential cookies controlled by the cookie banner. You can opt out of these cookies by not giving consent.|
|_gid||This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to distinguish unique users and measure how they interact with website content.|
|_ga||This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to distinguish unique users and measure how they interact with website content.|
|_gat_*||This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to distinguish unique users and measure how they interact with website content.|
|__hstc||The main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session). It expires in 13 months.|
|__hssc||This cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp. It expires in 30 minutes.|
|__hssrc||Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session. It expires at the end of the session.|
|hubspotutk||This cookie keeps track of a visitor’s identity. It is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts. It contains an opaque GUID to represent the current visitor. It expires in 13 months.|
31. You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
32. You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.
33. It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
34. For more information generally on cookies, including how to disable them, please refer to aboutcookies.org. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer.
Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.
This Agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the Agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.
You may contact Briq Technology Ltd by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.