Privacy Statement

Precision Security is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. We wish to be transparent on how we process your data and show you that we are accountable with the GDPR in relation to not only processing your data but ensuring you understand your rights as a client. 

It is the intention of this privacy statement to explain to you the information practices of Precision Security in relation to the information we collect about you.

For the purposes of the GDPR the data controller is:

  • Precision Security
  • Contact details of Precision Security
  • When we refer to ‘we’ it is Precision Security

 

Please read this Statement carefully as this sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.

 

Who are we?

Precision Security’s areas of expertise encompass risk and threat analysis, design, installation, service and maintenance of small individual installations to large integrated enterprise level security systems including CCTV, Intruder Alarms, Access Control Systems and Automatic Fire Detection Systems. These also include both physical and electronic security systems.

We also provide a full range of Portable Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hose Reels and Fire Extinguisher Training.

Our Data Protection Officer / GDPR Owner and data protection representatives can be contacted directly here: 

 

Why are we processing your data? Our legal basis

In order for us to provide you with security services, Precision Security need to collect personal data for enquiries, quote requests, installation, service, maintenance, invoicing and information regarding end of life products or services.

Our reason (lawful reason) for processing your data under the GDPR is: 

  • Contractual - Precision Security needs to process your data as this is necessary in relation to a contract, agreement of service, agreement of works and or invoicing to which the individual has entered into or because the individual has asked for something to be done so they can enter into a contract.

In any event, Precision Security are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy.

 

How will Precision Security use the personal data it collects about me?

Precision Security will process (collect, store and use) the information you provide in a manner compatible with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will endeavour to keep your information accurate and up to date, and not keep it for longer than is necessary.

 

Who are we sharing your data with?

We may pass your personal data on to third-party service providers contracted to Precision Security in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfil the service they provide on your behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfil this service, they will dispose of the details in line with Precision Security procedures.

If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party we will only do so once we have obtained your explicit consent, unless we are legally required to do otherwise.

The third parties that we pass your personal data to are:

  • Alarm Monitoring Stations
  • Self monitoring alarm and CCTV providers
  • Accountants

We have issued all our third party processors with a Data Processor checklist asking them GDPR specific questions.

If we transfer personal data to a third party or outside the EU we as the data controller will ensure the recipient (processor or another controller) has provided the appropriate safeguards and on condition that enforceable data subject rights and effective legal remedies for you the data subject are available.

 

Data subject rights:

Precision Security facilitate you, our clients, rights in line with our data protection policy and the subject access request procedure. This is available on request.

Your rights as a data subject
At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal data, you, the data subject, have the following rights:

  • Right of access: you have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you.
  • Right of rectification: you have a right to correct data that we hold about you that is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • Right to be forgotten: in certain circumstances you can ask for the data we hold about you to be erased from our records.
  • Right to restriction of processing: where certain conditions apply to have a right to restrict the processing.
  • Right of portability: you have the right to have the data we hold about you transferred to another organisation.
  • Right to object: you have the right to object to certain types of processing such as direct marketing.
  • Right to object to automated processing, including profiling: you also have the right to be subject to the legal effects of automated processing or profiling.
  • Right to judicial review: in the event that Precision Security refuses your request under rights of access, we will provide you with a reason as to why.

All of the above requests will be forwarded on should there be a third party involved as we have indicated in the processing of your personal data.

 

Additional information we are providing you with to ensure we are transparent and fair with our processing

Retention of your personal data

Data will not be held for longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which they were obtained. Precision Security will process personal data in accordance with our retention schedule. This retention schedule has been governed by our internal governance.

Complaints

In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by Precision Security or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with the supervisory authority and Precision Security  data protection representatives Data Protection Officer / GDPR Owner

Failure to provide further information

If we are collecting your data for a contract and service and you cannot provide this data the consequences of this could mean the contract or service cannot be completed or details are incorrect.

Additional Processing

If we intend to further process your personal data for a purpose other than for which the data was collected, we will provide this information prior to processing this data.

 

Contact Us

Your privacy is important to us. If you have any queries, questions or comments regarding this Statement, please do not hesitate to contact us.