Privacy

Global BioMedia is a UK-based business run by Julie N Reza as a sole trader.

Note that Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza cares about your privacy and will not sell or distribute your personal information to third parties unless (a) you have given express permission or (b) disclosure is required by law.

Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza does not carry out any automated decision-making (including profiling) and at present does not send out bulk marketing messages or newsletters.

Introduction
The information here sets out how Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza handles ‘personally identifying information’ in order to comply with new data regulations (GDPR).

The principles apply to any personally identifying information Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza asks for and that you provide (or any information you provide of your own accord), including information that you provide when you contact Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza (such as when you complete the online Contact form on this website).

What is ‘personal identifying information’?
‘Personally identifying information’ is information that individually identifies you (e.g. your name, postal address, email address or other contact details).

What is GDPR?
New regulations on how businesses handle personal information, called General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), came into effect on 25 May 2018. These regulations apply to data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union and the European Economic Area.

What personal information does this website collect?
This website is created using WordPress.

Like most websites, this website uses analytics to track user interaction.

Analytics record data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system. Analytics also record your computer’s IP address. Although the latter potentially could be used to personally identify you, Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza does not have access to this information.

Why is information about how you use this website important?
This analytics data allows Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza to know how many people are using the website, to improve the way in which visitors find and use the website and to improve the visitor experience.

Cookies
Like many other websites this website uses cookies. These do not give Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza access to your computer or any information about you (other than any data you choose to share).

You can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if desired. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Other contact information
By using the contact form on this website you are giving permission for Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza to respond to your message using the contact details that you supply.

If you agree to proceed with Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza’s services, your contact details will be needed for correspondence and in order to complete the assigned task(s). These details are required on paperwork (such as invoices).

This information will be retained as long as needed to complete any services and fulfil tax obligations. If after that time you wish Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza to delete data stored about you, this will be done on request. You need to send Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza an email or use the contact form to request this.

Contact details will either be held in the email system of Microsoft Outlook/Hotmail, in a digital filing system (on a password-protected laptop/computer/smartphone and on password-protected cloud storage) or as hard copies in a lockable facility.

You may ask for details of data stored about you, or request changes to such data, by email or by using the contact form at any time. Note that at present Global BioMedia has no other employees. Third party contractors may on rare occasions assist Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza to provide services. These contractors are chosen with care.

In summary, any contact information that you provide will only be retained for the purpose of responding to your message, to provide Global BioMedia’s services, and to fulfil obligations to the tax authority (HMRC) or to fulfil other legal obligations.

External links
Note that this website may contain links to external websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that they will have their own privacy policies/cookies and that Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza does not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Changes to this privacy policy
This privacy policy may change from time to time in line with legislation or industry developments. Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza will not explicitly inform clients/website users of these changes. Instead, it is recommend that you check this page occasionally for any policy changes.

Third party data processors
In relation to data protection, Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza considers WordPress and Microsoft to be third party data processors.

Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza contact details
For reasons of privacy, safety and security the contact details (email, address, telephone number etc.) for Julie N Reza trading as Global BioMedia are not provided on this public website; however, you can email Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza or use the contact form to receive this information in relation to services.

Complaints
Finally, under GDPR, visitors to this website and clients have the right to complain to a supervisory authority if they are unhappy with the way in which Global BioMedia/Julie N Reza’s has handled their data.

This privacy policy was last updated on 25 May 2018 and is effective from this date.