Privacy Notice

At AAA Safety Supplies we respect your privacy and treat your personal data with the highest level of protection possible. The following information will guide you through your privacy rights, how the law protects you and how we look after your personal data. By using this website you agree to AAA Safety Supplies to be able to use your data for any purpose relating to goods purchased from AAA Safety supplies or the business/client relationship and any communication that may be required.


We (AAA Safety Supplies) are the controller and therefor responsible for any of your personal data that is collected while using this website.

Contact Details

AAA Safety Supplies Ltd, Unit B14 Big Yellow, Bailey Road, Stockport. SK1 2AD – Email: info@aaasafety.co.uk

If you have any concerns in relation to how we use your data we would ask you to contact us at the soonest possible time of your convenience to discuss this further. 

Third party Collection

This website may include links to third party plug ins and applications. By clicking these links or using certain plug ins it may allow these third parties to collect or share data you supply. We have no control over these third party plug ins and are not responsible for their privacy  statements or policies.


 Failing To Provide Your Data

In some circumstances we are required by law to collect your personal data in order to enter into a contract/to supply goods or to supply credit. If you fail to provide the required data we may not be able to perform the actions needed to fulfill what is required. Goods may not be provided or supplied, credit could be withheld or services may cease resulting in a cancellation on all outstanding orders or services until this data is willingly provided. AAA Safety Supplies are under no obligation to notify you (the client)  if we have to halt services or goods. 

What Is ‘Your Data’ & What Do We Collect?

Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:

Identity Data includes first name, maiden name, last name, username or similar information that identifies you, marital status, title, date of birth and gender. Contact Data includes address, delivery address, email address and telephone numbers. Financial Data includes bank account and payment card details. Transaction Data includes details about payments to and from you and other details of products and services you have purchased from us. Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website. Profile Data includes your username and password, purchases or orders made by you, your interests, preferences, feedback and survey responses. Usage Data includes information about how you use our website, products and services. Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences.

We do not collect any Special Categories of Personal Data about you this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union stance, information about your health and genetic and bio metric data. Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.

How Do We Collect Your Personal Data?

We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:

Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity, Contact and Financial Data by filling in forms or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:

apply for our products or services; create an account on our website; subscribe to our service or publications; request marketing to be sent to you; enter a competition, promotion or survey; or give us some feedback.

Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. This could also include recording mouse clicks and monitoring page scrolling and text held to web site forms. We collect this personal data by using cookies, server logs and other similar technologies. We may also receive Technical Data about you if you visit other websites employing our cookies.

Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties [and public sources] as set out below: Technical Data from the following parties: analytics providers such as Google based outside the EU, SesionCam Limited. Advertising networks; and search information providers.

Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and delivery services

Identity and Contact Data from data brokers or aggregators

Identity and Contact Data from publicly available sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Register.

How Your Personal Data Is Used?

Your personal data will only be used when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:

Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into, or have entered into with you.

Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.

Where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation, generally, we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third party direct marketing communications to you via email. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by contacting us. 

Using Data For Marketing

We may use your Identity, Contact, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which products, services and offers may be relevant for you (we call this marketing).

You may receive marketing from us if you have requested information from us or purchased goods or services from us or/and you provided us with your details or registered for a promotion and, in each case, you have not opted out of receiving that marketing.

Can You Opt Out?

You can ask us to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by contacting us at any time.

Where you opt out of receiving these marketing messages, this will not apply to personal data provided to us as a result of a product/service purchase, warranty registration, product/service experience or other transactions.

Changes Of The Purposes We Hold Your Data

We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us.

If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.

Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.

How Long Is Your Data Retained?

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill 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 unauthorized 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.

By law we have to keep basic information about our customers including Contact, Identity, Financial and Transaction Data for six years after they cease being customers for tax purposes.

In some circumstances, we may encrypt your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.

Legal Rights

Certain circumstances allow you to exercise your legal right to: request access to your personal data, request correction of your personal data, request your personal data to be removed, object to us processing your personal data, request restriction of processing your personal data, request transfer of your personal data.

These requests will not normally cost cost anything however in some circumstances a charge may be applicable if your request is clearly unfounded, excessive or repetitive. Alternatively we reserve the right to decline your request in these circumstances. 

Additional Data

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data . This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

How Long Does It Take?

We always aim to attend to most requests within 1 month however in certain circumstances it may take slightly longer depending on the complexity of your request.