Privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how Scangrit Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Scangrit Ltd when you use this website.

Scangrit Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Scangrit Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from: June 2012

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

You can find more information about cookies at:

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. This website uses session cookies and anonymous analytics cookies

By using our website, you agree that we can place these type of cookies on your device.

Google Analytics

This site uses Google Analytics to measure website usage.

  • Google’s privacy policy
  • Google Analytics cookies: _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmv, _utmd,_utmz
    Purpose: to record how many people are using the website and how they move around the site once they’ve arrived.

    Data stored by cookies:
    _utma stores each user’s number of visits, time of the first visit, the previous visit and the current visit
    _utmb and _utmc checks how long a visitor stays on the site: when a visit starts and ends
    _utmz tracks where a visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link)
    _utmv and _utmd track visitor journeys through the site and classifies them into groups

    Duration of cookies:
    _utma expires two years after your last visit to this site
    _utmb expires 30 minutes after your visit, or after 30 minutes of inactivity
    _utmc expires at the end of a session (when you close your browser)
    _utmz expires six months after it was last set
    _utmv (not set) expires immediately
    _utmd (not set) expires immediately

    Links to other websites

    Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

    We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

    You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998.

    A small fee will be payable (£10).

    If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to:

    Scangrit Ltd
    Eastfield Road
    DN40 3NF
    United Kingdom

    If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.