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Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. Privacy Policy

 

Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. is committed to protecting your personal privacy and information you disclose to us, when pacing an order for goods and/or services with us.

Expressions “the company” and “we” when referred to in this Privacy Policy, refer to WILTRONICS RESEARCH PTY LIMITED ABN 26 052 173 154.

Unless with prior consent to do so, Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. will only collect and use personal information as stated below and for nothing else.

 

Personal data we collect and how we use it

When an order is placed online (or over the phone) personal information will be requested in order to successfully process and send your order as quickly as possible. This information is entered onto a secured server. The company may collect the following information when processing orders: Name, Company Name, Address, Phone Number and Email Address.

For online orders, Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd will also log the IP address and browser string agent for fraud and spam prevention purposes. Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd does not store financial information in our website database. All online credit card payments are processed via PayPal. View the PayPal Privacy Policy for more information on how they process your data.

Personal information will be used to allow Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. to:

  • Process your order quickly and efficiently
  • Contact you about your order status and product availability
  • Contact you about payment and accounts
  • Contact you about new products, specials and industry news. If this happens we will always ensure that you have an ability to opt out of future such communications.

User accounts and the associated personal data will be deleted after 5 years of inactivity. Order information on the website will be deleted after 2 years. Order information (including personal data including name, email address, phone number and address) is added to our on site accounting system. This information is kept indefinitely for taxation purposes.

 

Disclosure

To facilitate the delivery of your ordered good we use third party service providers, freight companies, courier services, Australia Post, etc., who perform the delivery service for us. This requires us to temporarily provide some of your personal information, including your name, address, phone number and or email address. This information is supplied to the third party service provider on a temporary basis to enable the service provider and its contractors to perform the specific function of goods delivery. These organisations all have policies and procedures in place to protect your personal information and to only use it for purposes consistent with the reason it is provided, the delivery of your goods.

In cases where the customer has provided consent to receive marketing emails Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd will also provide their name and email address to MailChimp, our email marketing partner. This information will only be used for the marketing purposes of Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd and you may opt out of these emails at any time from the link found at the base of every email.

Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. understands and recognises your right to personal privacy and collected information will not be disclosed for any other purposes, without your consent. We will NOT disclose your personal information to any external organisation or non-official government entity (i.e. financial institutions, credit card issuers, etc.), excluding in the cases above. We will NOT sell your information to any other company/entity.

We will however in exceptional circumstances, disclose information to the Australian Federal Police, Australian Taxation Office or State Police if the information is requested via a court order to assist in investigations and/or if it is required by law. Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. may also disclose information to protect its rights or property (i.e. debit collection).

 

Security and Storage

Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. employees are obliged to respect customer confidentiality and privacy. Any recorded digital information is stored on secured servers and hardcopy’s are stored in locked areas.

Personal information that is transmitted across the internet is not regarded as absolutely secure, Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. is not responsible for any loss or damages due to unauthorised or unlawful access to personal information while being transmitted to us.

 

Embedded Content and External Websites

Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. website www.wiltronics.com.au links to websites external to www.wiltronics.com.au and is not responsible for the content or conduct of these websites or companies/organisations.

Videos on this website are embedded from YouTube. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. YouTube falls under the Google privacy policy, for more information check out the Google Privacy Policy here. Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd utilises the cookie free versions of YouTube embedded videos to help protect your privacy.

 

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

 

Contact Forms

When you complete the contact form on the site, the company will use the information you provide in the required fields to respond to your query quickly and efficiently.

We also incorporate a Google reCaptcha in the form for spam prevention purposes. This reCaptcha may perform actions such as querying the cookies on your computer to verify you are not a bot. For more information on how Google handles privacy, check out the Google Privacy Policy.

 

Logging IP Addresses

Wiltronics Research Pty Ltd will log IP addresses for spam and fraud prevention purposes as well as for security and improving user experience.

We will log IP addresses when the following events occur:

  • 404 File not found errors
  • Failed and successful logins
  • Login lockdowns (after too many failed logins attempts)
  • When a virtual product is downloaded (eg. eBooks). IP addresses are not logged for free downloads.
  • When an order is placed
  • When a comment is submitted

An IP address will also be logged if the IP address is found to be committing actions that risk the security of www.wiltronics.com.au (eg. attempting to access admin accounts). These IP addresses will be banned from the site, and are exempt from Right to Erasure requests, unless the visitor can prove they did not perform any action that compromised/ attempted to compromise the security of the site.

 

Analytics and Tracking

The company utilises Google Analytics on the website to gather information used to improve user experience and site performance. This service will store IP addresses, however we have elected to utilise their anonymize IP function. This results in the last octet of IPv4 user IP addresses and the last 80 bits of IPv6 addresses getting set to zeros before any storage or processing takes place. The full IP address is never stored.

 

Cookies

www.wiltronics.com.au uses cookies for analytics, maintaining logins and cart persistence.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Several cookies will also be set up if you add items to the cart. Two contain information about the cart as a whole. The third contains a unique code for each customer, so it knows where to find the cart data in the database. No personal information is stored in these cookies.

Cookies will also be set by Google Analytics to distinguish unique users and unique sessions.

 

Rights to Erasure, Access & Reticification

Any Right to Erasure, Access, and Rectification requests can be directed to privacy@wiltronics.com.au. Right to Erasure requests will result in all personal data being erased from the website database. Information pertaining to orders including personal data will remain in our onsite accounting system for taxation purposes. This information is kept on secured servers and is not accessible outside the company.

 

Wiltronics Research Pty. Ltd. endeavours to keep the information contained within this document up to date and relevant, so please check back for any updates. If you have any enquires regarding the privacy policy or website, please don’t hesitate to send an email to privacy@wiltronics.com.au or call +61 3 5334 2513