Privacy & Cookies Policies

The information we collect and reasons why

We may ask you to provide us with personal information (i.e. email address, name etc.). This allows us to provide a number of functions such as responding to any queries you may have as well as giving us the ability to personalise your visit to www.medtec.co.uk.

By giving us such details we aim to provide you with a better service, providing you with information you need and contacting you if you would like to know when new information is added to the site. MedTec will act in accordance with current legislation and aim to meet current Internet best practice.

We also (anonymously) monitor visitors to the site so that amongst other things, we can see which sections are being viewed; how long for and the journey which is taken across our site. This is all valuable information for us in terms of developing the site and monitoring our performance.

We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal processes. We do not share personally identifiable information with third parties without your consent except in the following instances:

Unless required by applicable law or pursuant to a court or similar order.
As deemed necessary, in our discretion, to protect the legal rights or the property of MedTec, a registered user or third party, or to prevent personal injury.
How to access your personal information

You have the right to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you with regards to the website. You can also request to have any incorrect information about you be updated.

Cookies

www.medtec.co.uk uses 1 type of ‘Cookie’ to function:

Google Analytics is a free service provided by Google inc. which sets a cookie to each visitor which allows us to evaluate how the site is used, and give us broad trends in how people access the website (e.g. if the website has been accessed via computer or mobile device). This is essential information for us in ensuring that we provide the right content in the right format for our visitors.

For more information on the cookies set by Google Analytics please click here to see Google's privacy policy. You can also opt out of being tracked on Google Analytics to visit Google's opt out page please click here. Please note: Choosing this option in Google Analytics will opt you out for all websites not just www.medtec.co.uk.

EU Cookie Directive

As you may have read, the law has recently changed in relation to the use of Cookies. We have investigated many ways in which we can meet this directive. Guidance is however still evolving and many of the options available are quite obtrusive and can interrupt your browsing experience. Therefore we have taken the view that currently we will provide information on the cookies we provide (as above) and advise users on how to change their browser settings to block cookies, please click here to learn more. This will allow you to take control of cookies across all websites, not just on www.medtec.co.uk.