Holland & Holland recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of all visitors to the Holland & Holland website. The following explains how we handle information that we learn about you when you visit our site.
Personally Identifiable Information
Personally identifiable information, including names, addresses, e-mails and the like, is collected on this website only when it is voluntarily provided by a visitor to our site. Holland & Holland shall not knowingly provide your name, address and e-mail to any third party without your prior consent unless ordered to do so by a court or other governmental agency.
The Holland & Holland website may deposit “cookies” in a visitor’s computer. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies are only sent back to the website that deposited them when a visitor returns to that site. Cookies make it easier for you by saving your preferences while you are at our site. We never save passwords, credit card information or other personal identifiable information in cookies.
Most web browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can, however, reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
If you prefer not to receive information from us, please send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name and e-mail address and any message.
Transmission of data over the Internet is never guaranteed to be completely secure. It is possible that third parties not under the control of Holland & Holland may be able to access or intercept transmissions or private communications without Holland & Holland’s permission or knowledge. Holland & Holland takes all steps possible to protect your personal information. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. Such transmissions are done at your own risk.
Holland & Holland shall not, under any circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, be liable for any special, incidental or consequential damages that result from the disclosure or use of the information or materials on this site.
COOKIES USED ON THIS SITE
– Site based cookies These cookies are used to track various information on the site, for example if you are logged in and white is in your basket.
– Annonymous Analytics Cookies Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by a third party generates an anonymous analytics cookie. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before. Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies, and if you don’t, we generate new ones. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site.
Unless you are signed in to our website, these cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only. If you are logged in, we will also know the details you gave to us for this, such as username and email address. – Other third party cookies
On some pages on this site third parties may also set their own anonymous cookies, for the purposes of tracking the success of their application, or customising the application for you. Because of how cookies work, we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by ourselves.
For example, when you share an article using a social media sharing button, the social network that has created the button will record that you have done this.
TURNING COOKIES OFF
It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. However this will stop the site from functioning correctly. All modern browsers allow the turning off of cookies and instructions to do so can be found int he help section of your relevant browser.