For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (“the Act”), the data controller is My Testers Limited of 5 Rockfield Business Park, Old Station Drive, Cheltenham, GL53 0AN.
Please note that we may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was last updated in October 2015.
We may collect and process the following information about you:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
We may also use your data, or permit selected third parties to use your data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these.
If you are an existing user or customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you.
If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.
If you do not want us to use your data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the relevant form on the Site.
Please note that we may allow third parties access to your data without additional permission from you if they are acting as a supplier for us of one of our direct services to you, or if they are processing data on our behalf, but we will take steps to ensure that your privacy rights are protected.
Specifically applicable to Testers only, we may use your data to provide you with information about the services of Test People, a recruitment agency and partner of the site. You accept that they may contact you about any suitable temporary and/or permanent roles they have been instructed to fill. If you decide to pursue any opportunity through Test People you agree to be bound by their standard terms and conditions found on their website. In addition, we may share a Tester’s profile (excluding personal information) as completed by that Tester with other companies (including other social network sites) and other Testers.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. It is your sole responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password, and you will be responsible for any activity that occurs under your user name and password.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
If you use the website while you are outside the EU, your information may be transferred outside the EU in order to provide you with those services.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at My Testers Limited, 5 Rockfield Business Park, Old Station Drive, Cheltenham, GL53 0AN.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 (an access request). Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us via the My Testers website or write to us at My Testers Limited, 5 Rockfield Business Park, Old Station Drive, Cheltenham, GL53 0AN.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to at the above address or email us as soon as possible.