UKtools implement strict security measures to protect from fraud, misuse,
alteration and loss of information under our control. Security measures
are constantly reviewed, enabling a high standard of data protection
both online and offline.
Thawte Security Note for users of Internet Explorer 7 (IE7)
Invalid warning displaying security certificate errors.
This is caused by a bug in IE7, whereby IE7 sees the seal image as being referenced from a unsecure location
Updating the IE 7 to version 7.0.5730.11 or latest version resolves this error.
Credit Cards We do not store financial information
like credit card numbers. All Credit Card payments are handled with
the highest level of security by our payment service provider,
supported by the major UK banks.
When completing your order with UKtools you
are forwarded to our service provider for your Credit/Debit Details,
they then only pass the Authorisation and payment to UKtools and we
have no visibility of your credit card details. This enables the highest
possible security of your credit card details.
Transmission of personal data All personal information you provide is transmitted
by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information
you provide to us for creating an account and purchasing of our products
UKtools privacy policies demonstrate our firm commitment to protecting
your individual privacy. Our policies are compliant with the UK
Data Protection Acts of 1984 and 1998. Rest assured that Our policies
remain consistent with the eight principles of good practice, all data
Fairly and lawfully processed
Processed for limited purposes
Adequate, relevant and not excessive
Not kept longer than necessary
Processed in accordance with the data subject"s rights
Not transferred to countries without adequate
Cookies are stored on the users system to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to provide features such
as storage of items in your Shopping Cart between visits. The use
of cookies is optional, users can disable cookies in their browser internet
No personally identifying information collected from this site will be sold, shared or rented
to others. We may choose to do so in the future with trustworthy
companies/organisations. At present we have
no plans to share this information.
Personal Information and its use. The following details disclose
our information gathering and dissemination practices
(Details of the personal information UKtools collect and how we use
Personal Details - name, address,
e-mail and delivery address
This allows us to process and complete your orders and to notify you
of your order status.
Your Contact Information - Telephone and Fax
This information may be used for urgent contact if there are any problems
with your order. These details may be made available to our delivery
companies. Occasionally we may contact you by telephone for payment
Options > newsletter
This option is for subscribing or not to our newsletter. Occasional
newsletters are sent by email on specific offers or product updates.
Users can subscribe or un-subscribe at anytime by accessing their account
and editing the options in the notifications section.
Used for secure access to your personal data including records of your
Notification of changes
We may also use the information we collect from you to notify you of
any important changes to the functionality of the web site that could
Promotional features or contests
We may occasionally run promotional features and/or contests. If you
enter any of these we may ask for your name, address and email address
to identify winners. This data may be used for notification of any promotional
activity in the future. If you would rather not receive this information,
please send a message using our contact page with the message opt-out
with the appropriate elected e-mail.
Your Security Identifier & IP identifier
this represents the Host name of your computer which is identified from
your IP address, this is logged to your personal details as an identifier
solely used for reference in cases of fraudulent activity.
Your Host name or IP address will not be used for any other purpose.
made identifiable on our web site, we may if deemed necessary contact
you by email of theses changes unless you have instructed us not to.
UKtools welcomes your questions and
comments about privacy. Please email to Customer Services via our Contact