PFC Brakes Europe Privacy notice

This privacy notice (together with our terms of use and any other documents referred to on it) lets you know what happens to any personal data that you give to us, or any that we may collect from or about you. It applies to all products and services, and instances where we collect your personal data. This privacy notice applies to personal information processed by or on behalf of Performance Friction (UK) Ltd of Carbon Metallic House, Wildmere Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 3LU (registration number 04148117).

1. Changes to the privacy notice
We may change this privacy notice from time to time by updating this page to reflect changes in the law and/or our privacy practices. We encourage you to check this privacy notice for changes whenever you visit our website – https://pfc.parts/
PFC Brakes is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the PFC Brakes site and governs data collection and usage. By using the PFC Brakes site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
2. Collection of your Personal Information
PFC Brakes may collect personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, or telephone number. PFC Brakes also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postcode, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by PFC Brakes. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by PFC Brakes for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the PFC Brakes Europe website.
PFC Brakes encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from PFC Brakes so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. PFC Brakes is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the PFC Brakes family of websites.
3. Use of your Personal Information
PFC Brakes may contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. PFC Brakes does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. PFC Brakes may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you an email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to PFC Brakes, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. PFC Brakes does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. PFC Brakes keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit, to determine what PFC Brakes services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within PFC Brakes to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
PFC Brakes websites will not disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PFC Brakes or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PFC Brakes; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of PFC Brakes, or the public.
4. Withdrawing your consent
Where we rely upon your consent to process data, you can withdraw this at any time by contacting us using the details below.
5. Data transferred outside of the UK or the EEA?
Your personal data is not shared with third parties. PFC Brakes Europe is based in the UK, however on some cases your personal data may be shared with Performance Friction UK (Ltd) parent company, Performance Friction USA. If the information is shared with Performance Friction, we make sure all safeguards are in place, for example password protected software.
6. Changes to your personal information
If your personal details change, please contact us and we’ll update our records.
7. Use of Cookies
PFC Brakes website uses “cookies” to help us personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the webserver that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise PFC Brakes pages, or register with PFC Brakes site or services, a cookie helps PFC Brakes to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. When you return to the same area within the PFC Brakes website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the PFC Brakes features that you customised. You can accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you’d prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the PFC Brakes services or other websites you may visit.
8. Security of your Personal Information
PFC Brakes secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. PFC Brakes secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
9. Changes to this Statement
PFC Brakes will occasionally update this privacy policy to reflect company and customer feedback. PFC Brakes encourages you to periodically review this policy to be informed of how PFC Brakes is protecting your information.
10. Contact Information
PFC Brakes Europe welcomes your comments regarding this privacy policy. If you believe that PFC Brakes has not adhered to this statement, please contact PFC Brakes at uksales@pfcbrakes.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.