As the UK transitional arrangements expired on 31 December 2020, there are some practical changes for Data Protection and the GDPR.
To comply with the Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (Amendments etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 please note that every policy, notice and procedural guide that refers to ‘GDPR’ shall now be read as ‘UK GDPR’.
The rights, responsibilities and data protection that the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR are not changed. Our procedures and arrangements will not change.
- What is personal data?
- What are your data protection rights?
- What data do we collect?
- How do we collect your data?
- How do we use your data?
- How do we store your data?
- How long do we store your data for?
- How we share your data
- Persons under 18 years of age.
- Payment information.
- Marketing & Advertising
- Privacy policies of other websites
- How to contact us
- How to contact the appropriate authorities
1. What is Personal Data?
Personal data is defined by the General Data Protection Regulation (EU Regulation 2016/679) (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 (collectively, “the Data Protection Legislation”) as ‘any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier’.
Personal data is, in simpler terms, any information about you that enables you to be identified. Personal data covers obvious information such as your name and contact details, but it also covers less obvious information such as identification numbers, electronic location data, and other online identifiers.
2. What are your data protection rights?
Huumans would like to make you fully aware of your data protection rights. You are entitled to:
a) The right to be informed – You have the right to understand how Huumans collects and use of your personal data.
b) The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data that Huumans holds.
c) The right to rectification – You have the right to request that Huumans corrects any information relating to your personal data that you believe to be inaccurate. You also have the right to request Huumans complete information you believe is incomplete.
d) The right to erasure – You have the right to request that Huumans erase your personal data under certain conditions.
e) The right to restrict – You have the right to request the that Huumans restricts the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
f) The right to object – You have the right to object to Huumans’ processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
g) The right to withdraw consent – You have the right to freely withdraw consent at any time.
h) The right to data portability – You have the right to request that Huumans transfer the data we have collected to another organisation, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you make a request, Huumans has 28 days to respond to you. If you wish to exercise any of these rights please refer to the ‘How to contact us’ section of this policy.
3. What data do we collect?
Huumans collects the personal data, including but not limited to name, age, email and contact number are required to create a customer account. Collection of this data may be required as part of the services provided by the Huumans.
Additionally personal data relating to health may be collected as part of certain services to ensure you are safe to undertake that service or when it forms a critical role in the delivery of that service.
4. How do we collect data?
Personal data is directly collected by Huumans from you when:
a) When you register online for our services.
b) When you register with Huumans through a customer manager.
c) Voluntarily complete a customer survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards or via email.
d) Use or view our website via browser’s cookies.
e) Participate in any Huumans services.
5. How will we use your data?
Huumans collects your data se we can:
a) Process and manage your account.
b) Deliver our services to you.
c) Contact you with offers on products and services (subject to authorisation)
d) Use your experience and feedback to update our products and services.
e) Produce statistical reports relating to health and wellbeing. In these circumstances your consent is required, all data will remain anonymous.
Huumans has partnered itself with numerous companies that we call ‘Experts’. These ‘Experts’ are called upon to improve your health and wellbeing experience. Use off these ‘Experts’ is actioned by customers & not Huumans & as such your personal data is never shared with these ‘Experts’.
6. How do we store your data?
Huumans is a registered company within the United Kingdom & as such data is stored within the United Kingdom.
7. How long do we store your data for?
Huumans will store your data until the retention period has expired. After this time your data will be data in accordance to regulation standards. Full details of data retention periods is detailed in the Huumans Data Retention Policy.
You have the right to request erasure of your data prior to the retention period being complete.
8. How do we share your data?
Huumans does not sell or share your data under any circumstances. Information may be provided to agents, contractors, or third parties where it is necessary to complete the service you wish to undertake.
9. Persons Under the Age of 18.
The services provided by Huumans are currently not deemed suitable from under 18’s.
10. Payment Information.
All payments made to Huumans are done so via invoice. Huumans uses third party payment services complaint with GDPR to manage payments. Huumans itself does not store payment information.
11. Marketing and Advertising.
If you would like to receive marketing & advertising content from Huumans, then personal data in the form of an email is required. This service is an opt-in service and customers are free to unsubscribe and resubscribe freely.
12. Privacy policies of other websites.
14. How to contact us.
Email: [email protected]
Address: 6 the Terrace, Rugby Road, Lutterworth, LE17 4BW
15. How to contact the appropriate authority.
Should you want to report a complaint or if you feel that Huumans has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the Information Commissioners Office.