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Last updated: 26 October 2021.
BOOM! ("us", "we" or "our") operates the boom.online site(s) (the "Service").
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal and company data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
For all of us at BOOM!, the protection of personal data is of paramount importance and we go to great lengths to ensure that we collect and use personal data lawfully and only for specific purposes.
BOOM! is the trading name of Boom Boom Limited. A limited company established in England with company registration number 11593780. Our registered office address is at 249 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, England IG1 4TG.
We are a data controller in relation to your personal data because we decide what your personal data can be used for and how the personal data is processed.
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected:
Personal and Company Data
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally and company identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you or the company ("Personal Data"). This information may include, but is not limited to:
first name; and last name;
We may also collect information regarding how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, general message activity (time and date sent), the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Examples of cookies we use:
We only use the personal information when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we use the collected data for various purposes to:
provide and maintain the Service;
notify you about changes to our Service;
allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so;
provide customer care and support;
provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service;
monitor the usage of the Service;
evidence your acceptance of our terms and conditions;
business management and planning, including accounting and auditing;
administering contract we have entered into;
to monitor your use of our information and communication systems to ensure compliance with our IT policies;
detect, prevent and address technical issues.
Transfer Of Data
Disclosure Of Data
We may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
comply with a legal obligations;
protect and defend our rights, our property or our Service;
prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service;
protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public;
protect against legal liability.
Security Of Data
The security of your data is of paramount importance to us however, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analysing how our Service is used.
Where we process personal data on behalf of another company or organisation, we will be doing so as a data processor and our processing will be governed by a contract which we will have with the data controller who will have a separate privacy notice which will apply.
Links To Other Sites
Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children"). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18.
If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children have provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
You have certain rights under applicable data protection laws within the United Kingdom being the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) and UK GDPR. These may include the right:
If you would at any time like to review or change the information in your account or terminate your account, you can:
log into your account settings and update your user account.
Some information may be retained in our files to prevent fraud, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our Terms and Conditions and/or comply with legal requirements.
We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
We will generally retain records for seven years after the end of your relationship with us to ensure that we have sufficient records in the event of any dispute as to our contractual, legal or tax obligations.
Contacting the Regulator
If you are not happy with how we have processed your personal data or how we have responded to a request you have made to us, you have the right to make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office who is charged with regulating data protection and use of personal data.
The Information Commissioner’s Office can be contacted through their website (www.ico.org.uk) or by telephone (0303 123 1113).