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The following sets out our terms and conditions of use and our privacy policy (together the “Terms”) for our website, our Android and iOS applications, internal Abtran sites and any mobile friendly version of our websites (together “Our Site”). Your use of Our Site requires the acceptance of these Terms without change and by using Our Site you acknowledge that you have read and understood and agree to be bound by the Terms. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms you may not use Our Site.

 

PRIVACY POLICY

Abtran Unlimited Company (“We”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy (together with our terms of use and any other documents referred to Our Site) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting Our Site, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

 

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you:

Information you give us. You may give us information about you by filling in forms on Our Site or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail, or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register to use Our Site, subscribe to our services, search for a product or service, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on Our Site, enter a competition, promotion or survey, and when you report a problem with Our Site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number, personal description and photograph.

Information we collect about you. With regard to each of your visits to Our Site we may automatically collect the following information:

  • technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
  • information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from Our Site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for;
  • page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.

 

Information we receive from other sources. We work closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, recruiters etc.) and may receive information about you from them.

 

COOKIES

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve Our Site. For detailed information on the cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them see our Cookie policy.

 

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

We use information held about you in the following ways:

Information you give to us. We will use this information:

  • to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;
  • to provide you with information about other services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about;
  • to provide you with information about goods or services we feel may interest you. If you do not want us to use your data in this way, please email us at: info@abtran.com
  • to notify you about changes to our services; and
  • to ensure that content from Our Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

Information we collect about you. We will use this information:

  • to administer Our Site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
  • to improve Our Site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
  • to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
  • as part of our efforts to keep Our Site safe and secure;
  • to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you;
  • to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of Our Site about goods or services that may interest you or them.

Information we receive from other sources. We may combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We may use this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).

 

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

We may share your personal information with any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our holding company and its subsidiaries, each term as defined in sections 7 and 8 of the Companies Act 2014.

We may share your information with selected third parties including:

  • Business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with them or you.
  • Analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of Our Site.
  • For recruitment purposes. If you submit information via email e.g. recruitment@abtran.com, this will be shared with our Recruitment Partners, Morgan McKinley (http://jobs.morganckinley.com/privacy-policy)

We may disclose your personal information to third parties:

  • In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
  • If Abtran or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets.
  • If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use (http://abtran.com/tcs/) and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Abtran, its customers, or others.

 

WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (the “EEA”). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of our suppliers. Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of Our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to Our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

 

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data.  You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at info@abtran.com.

Our Site may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites.  If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.

 

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

The Data Protection Acts 1998 and 2003 (the “Acts”) give you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Acts. Any access request may be subject to small fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

 

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and a notice will be made on Our Site. Your continued use of Our Site after any such changes have been made will be deemed to constitute your acceptance of our privacy policy, as revised. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

 

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to Abtran Compliance Department, Bessboro Road, Mahon, Co Cork.

 

TERMS OF USE

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 By visiting Our Site, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in our terms of use.

1.2 Our Site is provided by Abtran Unlimited Company, a company incorporated in Ireland with registered number 260018 having its registered office at Unit 4, University Technology Centre, Curraheen Road, Bishopstown, Co. Cork, Ireland. (“Abtran”, “our”, “we” or “us”).

1.3 As a user of Our Site (“you”, “your”) you acknowledge and agree that the use of Our Site is governed by these terms and conditions of use (the “Terms”). Please read the Terms carefully before using Our Site as they contain important information about your rights and obligations. If you have any questions about these Terms please email us at info@abtran.com

1.4 By accessing and viewing Our Site you agree that you have read, understood and become bound by the Terms. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms you may not use Our Site.

1.5 Material on Our Site is directed solely at viewers from the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom.

1.6 Abtran reserves the right, in its discretion, to delete or deactivate Our Site, block user email or IP addresses, or otherwise terminate user access to or use of Our Site (or any part thereof), immediately, without notice and remove and discard any user content within Our Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, if Abtran believes that the user has acted inconsistently with the Terms. You agree that Abtran shall have no liability to you or any third party for any termination of your access to Our Site.

2. DISCLAIMER

2.1 All material. Content and information on Our Site is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice. You should not assume that the content on Our Site is continuously updated or otherwise contains current and/or accurate information.

2.2 Neither Abtran nor any of its affiliates make any representation or warranty, express or implied, concerning material, content and information on Our Site, which are provided “as is”. Abtran and its affiliates exclude all express or implied terms, conditions, warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever in relation to the viewing, use or performance of Our Site or any information provided through Our Site.

2.3 Your use of Our Site is at your own risk. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, neither Abtran nor its affiliates shall, under any circumstances, be liable to you in contract, tort (including without limitation negligence) or otherwise howsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential loss that results from your use of or access to, Our Site or any material, information or content thereon (including but not limited to any loss: (i) arising out of or in connection with the use of or the inability to use Our Site; (ii) arising out of or in connection with any changes to Our Site; (iii) arising out of or in connection with any material or data sent or received or not sent or received or lost; or (iv) that otherwise arises out of or in connection with Our Site or any content, material or information thereon) including but not limited to any such loss suffered as a result of our negligence or any inaccuracy, act, error, omission or any other cause and whether or not on the part of Abtran or any of its affiliates or the servants, agents, contractors of Abtran or any of its affiliates or any other person or entity even if such loss is foreseeable or we have been advised of the possibility of it.  Without prejudice to the foregoing, neither Abtran nor its affiliates shall be liable in contract tort (including without limitation, negligence) or otherwise howsoever to you for any direct or indirect loss of profit, data, opportunity or reputation.

2.4 The disclaimer in this section 2 shall not operate to exclude any term, warranty or liability that may not be excluded under Irish Law.

3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND MATERIALS

3.1 Abtran is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property on Our Site, including but not limited to copyright, moral rights, patents, trademarks, trade names, service marks, designs (software or otherwise), database rights, whether registered or unregistered generally present and future in and relating to Our Site (the “Intellectual Property”). This Intellectual Property is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

3.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from Our Site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on Our Site.

3.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials or Intellectual Property you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

3.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on Our Site must always be acknowledged.

3.5 You must not use any part of the content on Our Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

3.6 If you print off, copy or download any part of Our Site in breach of these terms and conditions of use, your right to use Our Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

4. THIRD PARTY LINKS

4.1 Our Site may contain links to other websites. In no way should this be interpreted as an endorsement of any company, content or products to which Our Site links. If you decide to access any of third party websites linked to Our Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. Abtran makes no representation or warranty whatsoever about any other website which you may access through Our Site.

4.2 Abtran is not responsible for the availability or content of any third party site and shall not be liable for any loss, or damage arising out of or connection with the use (or non-use) or reliance on such third party sites.

4.3 Please note that third party sites may send their own cookies to users to collect data or solicit personal information, and you are therefore advised to check the terms to use and/or privacy and cookie policies/statements on those third party sites prior to using them.

5. DATA PROTECTION, PRIVACY POLICY AND COOKIE POLICY

5.1 Abtran respects your privacy. We have prepared a privacy policy which explains our data processing practices and the way in which your personal data is used. Abtran reserves the right to change, modify or otherwise alter our privacy policy at any time. A copy of the most recent version of our privacy policy, which forms an integral part of these Terms is set out above (see PRIVACY POLICY). If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to our processing please contact us at info@abtran.com. By accessing and viewing Our Site you agree that we may process your personal data in accordance with our privacy policy.

5.2 A cookie is a small information file that is sent to your computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website and it will recognise your device on future visit. For more information on the cookies which we use and how cookies can be enabled and disabled by you, please read our cookie policy which forms an integral part of these Terms.  Abtran reserves the right to change, modify or otherwise alter our cookie policy at any time.  A copy of the most recent version of our cookie policy can be obtained here.

6. GENERAL 

6.1 Law: These Terms (terms, conditions, disclaimers and exclusions) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Ireland and the courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle all disputes that arise out of or in connection with the Terms.

6.2 Communications: You acknowledge and agree that the nature of communication via the Internet is such that Abtran does not guarantee the security, privacy or confidentiality of communications transmitted via the Internet from unauthorised access, interference or interception by third parties. No liability will attach to Abtran in the event of unauthorised access, interference or interception by third parties to Our Site or any of your content or any communication system.

6.3 Language: These Terms are made only in the English language and any translation of the English language version of these Terms is provided for convenience only. If there is any conflict in meaning between the English language version of these Terms and any version or translation of these Terms in any other language, the English language version shall prevail.

6.4 Changes to the Terms and Conditions: We may, at our discretion and without notice, amend the Terms from time to time, the most recent of which will be located on Our Site.

6.6 Severability: If the whole or any part of a provision of these Terms is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, then the provision so found shall be deemed severable and deleted from them.

6.7 Assignment: We may, at our discretion assign or transfer any right, title or interest in Our Site to any successors in title to our business or to a third party.

6.8 Availability of Our Site: We will try to make Our Site available but cannot guarantee that Our Site will operate continuously or without interruptions or will be error free and can accept no liability for its unavailability. You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of Our Site and, in particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, website router or any other Internet connected device.