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Customer Privacy & GDPR Requests
I am 100% committed to data protection. That’s why I Welcome the General Data Protection Regulation (also known as the GDPR), which was approved and adopted by the European Union (EU).
What is the GDPR?
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation intended to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU. It aims to protect the fundamental right to privacy and the protection of personal data. The GDPR data privacy regulation to protect all EU citizens’ data. It gives you, the public & customers, among other requirements, the right to receive or delete all their personal data.
MaxwellFalls.co.uk and the GDPR
Customer trust is my absolute top priority & I am dedicated to data protection and have effectively reinforced this over the past 5 years of freelancing.
What am I doing to ensure data protection for all my customers?
I have worked with a team of experts and have implemented the required adjustments to my products, services, and documentation, to ensure compliance with the GDPR. This empoIrs my customers to get more control over their personal data and gain the tools necessary to protect the information of visitors to my sites.
maxwellfalls.co.uk is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) compliant and is uses a compliance service accredited as a level 1 service provider and merchant. This standard helps to create a secure environment by increasing cardholder data, thus reducing credit card fraud. I regularly perform internal security audits to maintain my ISO/PCI security certifications.
maxwellfalls.co.uk is hosted through a secure server (HTTPS/SSL). This includes all signup, login, account & Payment services on the site.
maxwellfalls.co.uk uses cryptography hash functions to protect your information. Your password is stored as a hash digest and, in the event of a security breach, original passwords cannot be recovered from the servers.
maxwellfalls.co.uk is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-US privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce, regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States, and therefore adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles.
In accordance with the GDPR, site visitors have the right to access their data or "be forgotten" (to be permanently deleted from the website databases). Click here to contact me with your name & email to process a request.