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Privacy Policy


This privacy policy is applicable to any personal information which is given by you to us ("Personally Identifiable Information") via the web site located at www.simetric.co.uk and all its related channels ("the SI Metric site"). "You" shall mean you, the user of the site, "SI Metric" or "Start in Business" shall mean Walker & Gibson Publishing Limited and the "the SI Metric site" shall have the meaning as set out above.

Personally identifiable information is information, such as your name, birth date, e-mail address or mailing address, that can be used to uniquely identify you.

Anonymous information is not personally identifiable information. Anonymous information is information about how you use our site (such as pages you visit and searches you do). Anonymous information also includes the domain names and/or I.P. addresses (as explained below) of internet browsers that visit our site, the time of day the site was visited, and other non-personal information.

Privacy Policy

As an Internet pioneer, we understand the power that the Internet holds for changing your life and making things easier for you and your business. These benefits are at risk if people are concerned about their personal privacy. We are committed to providing you with an Internet experience that respects and protects your personal privacy choices and concerns.

Our privacy policy and practices are detailed below. Please read them thoroughly.

We make three pledges to you:
  • We will not release personally identifiable information about you without your permission (except as needed to provide to you the services you have expressly requested). See "third party relationships" below.
  • You can manage and control the information that you have voluntarily provided to us.
  • You can tell us what your privacy questions and concerns are so that we can respond.

We constantly improve the tools you can use to manage the data that you provide to us. Please refer to this page from time to time to see these new features.

Third Party Relationships: Personally identifiable information.

SI Metric shall not sell or otherwise transfer the personally identifiable information to unaffiliated third parties unless You have authorised us to share it (e.g. submissions to the premises or business request service).

If applicable, You will have the opportunity to indicate whether You would like to "opt out" of receiving promotional and/or marketing information about other products, services and offerings from SI Metric and/or any third parties.

If you have authorised us to share your personal information and have changed your mind, contact us stating your wishes.

When we share your personal information with other companies, they can use this information but cannot use this information with other information they have about you or share this information with other companies or people without your express permission.

Use of Anonymous Information.

SI Metric reserves the right to perform statistical analyses of user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site and to inform advertisers of such information as well as the number of users that have been exposed to or clicked on their advertising banners.

SI Metric will provide only aggregated data from these analyses to third parties. SI Metric is not responsible for any actions or policies of any third parties who request personal information and users should check the applicable privacy policy of such party.

You should be aware that information and data may be automatically collected through the use of "cookies". "Cookies" are small text files a web site can use to recognize repeat users and allow SI Metric to observe behaviour and compile aggregate data in order to improve the SI Metric Site and to target its advertising. Cookies do not attach to Your system and damage Your files. If You do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows You to deny or accept the cookie feature.

Data retention:

We purge every two weeks the browsing information that we collect.

User Updates, Amendments and Corrections.

You may notify SI Metric of any updates, amendments and corrections to previously collected Personally Identifiable Information by using the link - 'Contact Us' .

Further, upon Your request, SI Metric will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete Your personally identifiable information from its database; however, it may be impossible to delete Your entry without some residual information because of backups and records of deletions.

SI Metric reserves the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update this privacy policy and any changes shall be notified to all users.

Should You have any further questions regarding the use of Your personal information or have any comments on the nature of it's use, please contact us.



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" Home page
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" Kitchen metric
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" Watts, amps, volts, ohms
" M Threads & spanners
" Self tapping screws
" M tap & pilot drill sizes
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