This statement discloses the privacy practices for Robert Arrigo & Sons Limited (“RAS”)’s website (www.robertarrigo.com). It describes our policies regarding data received about you during visits to our website.
These privacy provisions are not applicable to data collection practices that RAS may be engaged in outside of this website.
Amount and type of Information
The amount and type of data received depends on how you use the site. Whilst we do not generally require that you provide us with personally identifiable data in order to visit the www.robertarrigo.com, please note that in order to participate in some activities, it is necessary for you to provide this data. You can choose not to provide certain data but then you might not be able to participate in certain activities such as being provided with information regarding our services.
What personal data do we collect?
Personal data: At present we do not collect any personal data from our website. However, we may on occasion collect additional personal data in connection with surveys or special offers.
IP addresses: We log IP addresses, or the location of your computer on the Internet, for statistical, systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. This information is used to understand visitor traffic patterns through our website for purposes such as enhancing its usability. We do not use IP address logs to track your behaviour on our site.
Use of information
Statistical Analysis and Banner Advertising: We may perform statistical analyses of user behaviour in order to measure interest in the various areas of our site and to inform advertisers as to the popularity of their advertising banners. We will also use demographic and preference information to allow advertising banners on our website to be targeted, in aggregate, to the readers for whom they are most pertinent. In this statistical analysis and banner advertisement targeting, we will disclose information to third parties only in aggregate form.
Marketing: We use e-mail addresses provided by you to periodically send promotional e-mail about services we offer. However, you are always given the option to choose not to receive e-mail information from us.
Queries/user requests: We may use e-mail links located in our “contact us” pages to allow you to contact us directly with requests for quotations and any questions or comments you may have. We will use your e-mail address to respond directly to these questions or comments.
Sharing of data
We will not release personal data about you as an individual to third parties, except under the circumstances described in Compliance with Legal Process below.
We may share website usage data (data in aggregate form) about visitors to www.robertarrigo.com with one or more reputable third-party advertisers for the purpose of measuring the effectiveness of our online advertising initiatives. For this purpose, we note some of the pages you visit on our website through the use of pixel tags. The data shared with third-party advertisers is not personally identifiable.
“Opt-out”, access, correction and cancellation of personal data
When you provide us with personal data, you shall have the right, on prior notice to access, correct, amend or delete such information.
Upon request, we will a) Remove you and your personal information, from our database, thereby cancelling your registration; or b) Correct personal information that you state is erroneous; or c) Permit you to "opt out" of further e-mail. To request a correction or cancellation, please e-mail your request.
To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect the information we collect online.
Compliance with Legal Process
We may disclose personal information if we are required to do so by law or we in good faith believe that such action is necessary to (1) comply with the law or with legal procedure; (2) protect and defend our rights and property; (3) protect against misuse or unauthorised use of our website and content; or (4) protect the personal safety or property of our users or the public (among other things, this means that if you provide false information or attempt to pose as someone else, information about you may be disclosed as part of any investigation into your actions).
In addition to the safeguards implemented by our company, your personal data is protected in Malta by virtue of the Data Protection Act (2001). Amongst other things, this provides that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The data should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access.