Your Express Consent to Collection and Use of Information
Collection / Use of Data
When you register on our website, we collect certain personal information from you, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address etc (“Personal Data”). We hold all such Personal Data on secure servers and treat it as fully confidential.
We will not sell your Personal Data to third parties. We do, however, share customer information with the following third parties:
- Our group companies;
- Our franchisors;
- Third party databases to which TSC and/or one of our brands subscribes; government bodies or other authorities if necessary to comply with regulations or law or to assist with law enforcement, or to protect our property and other rights;
- Agencies who help us collate statistics about site traffic, sales, demographics and other commercial information to enable us to tailor the services we provide to you and other customers.
By submitting your Personal Data through our website, you agree to the transfer, storage and processing of such data outside of the European Economic Area.
We will retain your Personal Data for as long as it is legally required, and to support the business purposes for which it was obtained – we will then dispose of it promptly and securely.
As part of our normal data collection process, the Website may deposit “cookies” in your device in order to identify you and/ or as a means of tracking the validity of sessions as well as enhancing your browsing experience. Cookies are small pieces of data that a website automatically sends to your computer, tablet or mobile phone while you are viewing the website.
We use two types of cookies on our website:
- “Session” cookies, which are used to allow you to:
- Carry information from one page of our website to another without having to re-enter information; and
- Access stored information when you are logged in to your online account.
- “Persistent” cookies, which allow us to offer you tailored content on our website by helping us to remember:
- Any personal information that you have provided on previous visits to our website;
- The number of visits that you have made to our website; and
- Your preferences
Third parties are not able to identify customers using cookies.
To enable cookies:
If you’re not sure of the type and version of web browser you use to access the Internet:
For PCs: click on ‘Help’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘About’ option
For Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the ‘About’ option
If you’d like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit aboutcookies.org (opens in a new window).
If you’d like to opt out of cookies, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window).
Please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites.
Protection of Personal Information Against Third-Party Access or Use
Third Party Websites
You may be able to access certain third-party websites through links on the Website. We are not, however, responsible for any other websites, their respective privacy policies or other content nor how they treat information about their visitors or users. We strongly advise you to check their privacy policies to find out how they are treating your Personal Information.
YOU UNDERSTAND THAT TSC DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY WARRANTY, GUARANTEE OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND CONCERNING OUR ABILITY TO CONTROL, COLLECT, CORRECT, ACCESS, PROCESS, USE, STORE, PROTECT OR TRANSFER ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION OR CONCERNING THE EXISTENCE OR EFFECTIVENESS OF ANY SECURITY MEASURES UNDERTAKEN BY US. YOU AGREE THAT TSC WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIMS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THE ACCESS, DISCLOSURE, USE OR MODIFICATION BY ANY PARTY NOT AUTHORISED OR AUTHORISED BY US, OR THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS INTO THE SYSTEM AND THEIR POSSIBLE EFFECTS ON PERSONAL INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE Website. By accessing or using the Website, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL TSC, ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS OR INSURERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY COSTS, DAMAGES (INCLUDING ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), OR LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE, ARISING OR RESULTING FROM THE COLLECTION, USE, TRANSFER, PROCESSING OR STORAGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION OBTAINED BY US AND RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE Website.
Governing Law; Jurisdiction